Forest & Environment Department
 Government of Meghalaya
 


Reserved & Protected Forests in Meghalaya

Reserved Forests

Sl No

Name of Reserved Forests

Gazette Notification and date

Area (in sq. km.)

1

2

3

4

1

 

 

 

 

Jaintia Hills District

Saipung R.F.

No. 26/7/1876 and 5 of  17.10.1877

150.35

Narpuh Bl. I

No. 3978 F of 17.6.1909

62.42

Narpuh Bl. II

No. 1106 R of 9.3.1918

98.68

Total : 311.45

2

 

 

 

 

East Khasi Hills District

Riatkhwan R.F.

No. 806 R of 5.3.1892 & 4287 R of 1.9.1892

3.91

Shyrwat R.F.

No. FOR.179/80/187 of 28.3.1988

0.44

Riat Laban R.F.

No. FOR 179/80/183 of 28.3.1988

2.05

Total : 6.40

3

 

 

 

Ri Bhoi District

Nongkhyllem R.F.

No. 4692 F of 23.7.1909 & 864 G. J of 4.2.1939

125.91

Umsaw R.F.

No. GFR 234/46/3 of 16.12.1946

0.44

Total : 126.35

4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

East Garo Hills District

Chimabongshi R.F.

No. 28, dt 19.6.1883 & FOR/Sectt/492/63/4 dt 22.12.1965

23.28

Dhima R.F.

No. 28 of 19.6.1883 & 3715 R of 11.8.1904

20.72

Dilma R.F.

No.28 of 19.6.1883

2.59

Rajasimla R.F.

No. 28 of 19.6.1883 & 665 R of 15.2.1899

18.13

Ildek R.F.

No.28 of 19.6.1883

2.59

Darugiri R.F.

No. 28 of 19.6.1883 & 373 R of 29.1.1932

10.36

Rongrenggiri R.F.

No. 28 of 19.6.1883 & 375 R of 29.1.1932

36.26

Dambu R.F.

No. 22 of 12.3.1880 & 4276 R of 14.10.1962

18.13

Songsak R.F.

No. 29 of 1.10.1885 & 3583 R of 5.9.1902

23.31

Total : 155.37

5

 

 

 

West Garo Hills District

Dibru Hills R.F.

No. 28 dt.19.6.1883 & 3526 R of 10.12.1930

15.02

Tura peak R.F.

No. FOR.10/75/32 dt 23.6.1982

4.19

Total : 19.21

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

South Garo Hills District

Baghmara R.F.

No. 12 dt 24.2.1887

43.91

Angratoli R.F.

No. 3 dt 7.11.1883 & 2478 R of 15.6.1915

30.11

Rewak R.F.

No. 44 dt. 7.11.1883 & 1699 R of 26.7.1932

6.47

Emangiri R.F.

No. 44 dt. 7.11.1883 & 1699 R of 26.7.1932

8.29

Siju R.F.

No. 44 dt. 7.11.1883 & 1699 R of 26.7.1932

5.18

Total : 93.96

 

Total Reserved Forests : 712.74

 

Area acquired but yet to be declared as Reserved Forest

Sl No

Name

Area (sq. km.)

District

1

Nongumiang

0.31

West Khasi Hills

2

Cittingiri

2.40

South Garo Hills

 

Total

2.71

 

 

Protected Forests

 No

Name

Area (sq. km.)

District

1

Upper Shillong P.F.

7.66

East Khasi Hills

2

Short Round P.F.

1.13

East Khasi Hills

3

Laitkor P.F.

3.25

East Khasi Hills

4

Green Block No. 2

0.21

East Khasi Hills

5

Umkhuti P.F.

0.14

Ri-Bhoi

 

Total

12.39