As many as 5 lakh sappling would be planted in the state during three days plantation campaign after holding of State Level Van Mahotsava between 9th to 15th July this year. This was revealed by the Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (PCCF) G.S. Goraya through Video Conference held here today to review the preparedness of field units to carry out plantation in campaign mode involving local communities during monsoon season this year.
It was decided in the Video Conference meeting that a plantation campaign would be taken up throughout the state for three days starting two days after holding of State level Van Mahotsava between 9th to 15th July this year. It was also decided that in addition to the local communities, all members of H.P. Vidhan Sabha would also be requested to participate in the planting campaign at any of the sites on the date convenient to them.
The matter regarding implementation of Reward Scheme for staff of Forest department as well as communities and schools doing good work in nursery raising, carrying out plantations and forest protection work was also discussed and fields officers were requested to send their suggestions on criteria to be fixed to judge good performances for purpose of nominating and finalizing the recipients of the proposed rewards.
All the field Chief Conservators of Forests (CCFs), Conservators of Forests (CFs) Divisional Forest Officers (DFOs) and officers from headquarter participated in this Video Conference.
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