ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Thursday, August 13, 2020

Forest Cover Change Matrix Uttarakhand

 

Forest Cover Change Matrix Uttarakhand
 
 
(Area in km2)
Class
2015 Updated
2017 Assessment
Total ISFR
Updated
Very Dense Forest
Moderately Dense Forest
Open Forest
Scrub
Non Forest
Very Dense Forest
4,111
634
36
1
22
4,804
Moderately Dense Forest
816
11,334
998
20
494
13,662
Open Forest
26
664
4,651
63
402
5,806
Scrub
0
5
0
132
159
296
Non Forest
16
247
757
167
27,728
28,915
Total ISFR 2017
4,969
12,884
6,442
383
28,805
53,483
Net Change
165
-778
636
87
-110
0
 
 
 

Source: Forest Survey of India, Dehradun. India State of Forest Report (2017)