J&K Forest Department
Hangul at Dachigam

Jammu and Kashmir Forest Department

State Forest Department came into existence in the State of Jammu and Kashmir in 1881 when J. C. Mc. Donald was appointed the first ever Conservator of Forests of the state. He started the process of consolidation and demarcation of forests. full story

Geography & Forest Area

What's New

61st FAC Meeting

The Commissioner/ Secretary (Forests) introduced Shri Abdul Gani Vakil, Ex-MLC, as the new Member (Non-Offical) of the Forest Advisory. full story

In the News

imageDiamond State Award

The Jammu and Kashmir Forest Department has achieved another remarkable feat by receiving Diamond Small State Environmental award for being adjudged as best in maintaining the State’s Environment and ecology. full story

Photo Gallery

image Black Necked Crane
image Pahalgam
image Snow Leopard in Dachigam

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