Forest Development and Management

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Forest development in Injibara

Forest development in Injibara area

New planted forest at Wonber in Alefa Woreda

New planted forest at Wonber in Alefa Woreda

Seedling production in afe nursery site

Good quality seedlings are produced in AFE nursery sites

New plantation on degraded hillside in North Shewa

New plantation on degraded hillside in North Shewa zone

Major activities in forest development department


In the department of forest development and management, major activities are categorized under development, administration and management of forests. Detail activities are listed as follows.

  • Forest development
    •  Nursery establishment
    •  Seedling production
    •  Plantation site selection
    •  Seedling plantation
    •  Post plantation management
  •  Forest administration
    •  Forest protection
    •  Forest demarcation
    •  Mapping
    •  Management plan preparation
    •  Land holding certification
  •  Forest management
    •  Coppic management
    •  Prunning
    •  Thinning
    •  Pest and disease protection
    •  Fire protection
  •  Environmental impact assesment
  •  Community particpation
    •  Job creation
    •  Allocating 5% benefit share to community for community infrastructure
    •  Distribute forest undergrowth grass to community members
    •  Road development and maintenance
  •  Research
  •  Training and orientation