Features of Assam Joint (People's Participation ) Forestry
Management Rules, 1998:
- Outside RF and only peripheral degraded areas of RF.
per beneficiary family for natural regeneration and 1ha. for integrated
planting (artificial regeneration) area, revised and reviewed
depending on the performance of the committee.
- Regeneration and maintenance of degraded
forests and allied developmental works to be done by the Government.
- If 50% of total adults in a village accept the proposal
of Forest Protection and Regeneration Committee in the preliminary
meeting the DFO shall constitute the FPRC.
for both husband and wife and 1 male and 1 female together shall
constitute 1 unit of beneficiary.
NGOs and voluntary organisations
to be associated.
N.B. The Draft of Assam Joint Forest Management
Rules (Amendment) 2003, is likely to be approved by the Government
of Assam soon.
- Gaonbura - member,
- Less than 9 other members.
Concerned Beat Officer or
other not below Forester - member secreatary
to be held once in 3 months of the Executive Committee and once
in 6 months for FPRC