In Uttarakhand, the forest department is all set to constitute a research organization for doing a complete investigation of harm caused by rapidly spreading fires to tree species and ecosystem. As per current scenario, the examination done by the division isn’t nitty gritty. Authorities just give a gauge detail of trees consumed amid a fire in a zone.
For instance, on the off chance that one-hectare woodland with Sal trees is scorched, at that point, the cost of each tree in a 1X1 mt of the territory is duplicated. Be that as it may, this sort of computation, according to officers, isn’t reasonable as it avoids the harm caused to bugs, ground grass, therapeutic plants, and condition.
Head of Forest Force (HOFF), Jai Raj stated that the present arrangement of investigation of harm because of timberland fire depends on the tree misfortune. Be that as it may, there are different misfortunes to the biological system which are never contemplated.
The group will involve a portion of the first rate forest officials who have a logical disposition. Alongside HOFF, it also includes chief wildlife warden, additional principal chief conservator of forest, chief conservator of forest and conservators.
Garhwal and Kumaon division would have isolate think tank that would likewise look for help from foundations like Forest Research Institute, Wildlife Institute of India, The Butterfly Research Center in Bhimtal and GB Pant University in Pantnagar.
According to the most recent appraisals of the timberland office, 144 hectares of woodland has been singed posturing income loss of ₹27 lakh since February 15. Specialists also believe that it was an activity which would help the administration and the office at taking a gander at the misfortunes in the most scientific way.