RESPONSIBILITIES

FORESTS:

Conservation and management of Forests and their bio-diversity
Forest Administration including forest personnel
Administration of Forest acts, their enforcement and Forest Policies viz.
(a) Assam Forest Regulation, 1891 and rules made thereunder.
(b) Arunachal Pradesh Anchal and Village Forest Reserves (Constitution and Maintenance) Act, 1975 as amended upto date and Rules made thereunder.
(c) Indian Forest Act, 1927.
(d) Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980 as amended during 1988 and rules made thereunder.
Forest based industries
Development of wastelands including Social Forestry and Integrated Afforestation and Eco-development and other allied matters.
Forest protection
Conservation and development of Medicinal and Aromatic plants etc.
Construction of roads in the forests and buildings of the Forest department
Public Garden Parks

WILDLIFE:

Conservation, Protection and Management of Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary
Conservation and development of Wildlife outside Protected Areas
Administration of Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 as amended upto date and rules made thereunder.
Matters relating to CITES, IUCN, Central Zoo Authority, WWP, IBWL, and other allied matters

POLLUTION CONTROL: 

Assist State Pollution Control Board in conducting the statutory duties of site inspection of industries