General Info

The area bears mainly Dry Sal forests. One of the main species of the area is Sal(Shorea Robusta). The other species found are - Sheesham, Jamun (Sizizium Cuminii), Rohini , Asana, Gutel, Haldu, Semal (Bombex Ceiba), Mahua (Mahuca Indica), Khair (Acacia Catechu), Bel (Agel Marmelos) etc. Teak plantations in large areas have been taken up during recent past.Apart from the above mentioned species, many shrubs, creepers and grasses are also found in this area. Some of the medicinal plants are -

Flora

The area bears mainly Dry Sal forests. One of the main species of the area is Sal(Shorea Robusta). The other species found are - Sheesham, Jamun (Sizizium Cuminii), Rohini , Asana, Gutel, Haldu, Semal (Bombex Ceiba), Mahua (Mahuca Indica), Khair (Acacia Catechu), Bel (Agel Marmelos) etc. Teak plantations in large areas have been taken up during recent past.Apart from the above mentioned species, many shrubs, creepers and grasses are also found in this area. Some of the medicinal plants are -
  • Atni
  • Aila
  • Araunda
  • Kaitha
  • Kachari
  • Arsingar
  • Peepli etc
  • Fauna

    The main species are as under -
  • Tiger
  • Leopard
  • Hyna
  • Langur
  • Common Monkey
  • Sambhar
  • Cheeta
  • Hog Deer
  • Barking Deer
  • Wild Boar
  • Blue Bulls
  • Flying Squirrel
  • Jackal
  • Bijjoo
  • Pythons
  • General Info

    The area bears mainly Dry Sal forests. One of the main species of the area is Sal(Shorea Robusta). The other species found are - Sheesham, Jamun (Sizizium Cuminii), Rohini , Asana, Gutel, Haldu, Semal (Bombex Ceiba), Mahua (Mahuca Indica), Khair (Acacia Catechu), Bel (Agel Marmelos) etc. Teak plantations in large areas have been taken up during recent past.Apart from the above mentioned species, many shrubs, creepers and grasses are also found in this area. Some of the medicinal plants are -

    Revenue

    The division fetches a revenue of about Rs. 50 billion by way of royalty.

    Contact

    Divisional Forest Officer
    Shravasti Forest Division
    P.O. Bhinga
    Shravasti (Dist)
    Phone- 91-5250 - 222597(Office)
    Divisional Forest Officer
    Sohelwa Forest Division
    Balrampur(Dist)
    Phone- 91-5263 - 233842(Office)