Survey and enumeration of Forest Stock for preparation of Working Plan of Banka Forest Division

Client: Bihar Forest Department

Time period: 1 year

IBRAD have been assigned for survey and enumeration of Forest Stock for preparation of Working Plan of Banka Forest Division, Banka, Bihar. This project is awarded by Bihar Forest Department. Approach to the exact location was done with the help of GPS. Forest survey parameters include general description of the approach to sampling plot, plot description and qudrat survey. The quadrat survey comprises of several parameters like floral inventory (tree, shrub, herb, epiphytes, climbers), height of trees (measured through Abney’s Level), diameter at breast height, number of individuals of species in each quadrates of tree, shrub and herb.

Objectives:

  • Laying of the sample plots as per Working plan code draft 2012.
  • Forest survey, Vegetative enumeration.
  • Stock volume and Species diversity Calculation.
  • Stock mapping and GPS mapping.