|City||Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India|
|Phone||91-761-2665540, 2666529, 2669035|
|[email protected], [email protected]|
The institute is located at Jabalpur in a lush green campus spread over a sprawling area of about 102 ha. The campus houses a rich infrastructure of various research and experimental plots, research nursery, ornamental nursery, clonal nursery, medicinal and aromatic plants nursery, rose garden, seasonal garden, gene-bank, glass-house, mist-chambers, shade-net houses, botanical garden, bambusetum, tissue culture, soil and seed testing laboratories along with administrative block, conference halls, lecture room, museum, herbarium, auditorium, library and documentation centre. etc. The institute also has various types of residential accommodation for its employees in the campus. The well furnished officers’ rest house and guest house provides accommodation to the visiting dignitaries, officers, guests and trainees.
The institute’s mission is to focus its efforts on adaptive and applied research programmes for the conservation and development of forests and forestry sector in the state of Madhya Pradesh.
On-going research aims at :
Conservation of forests and forest resources - soil, water, floral and faunal biodiversity.
Enhancement of productivity of natural forests and plantations.
Efficient and sustainable utilization of forest resources and forest products - timber and NTFPs and expansion of tree cover.
Sustainable management of forests involving forest -dependent communities and people’s participation.
Mass production of high fruit yielding forest tree species through biotechnological approaches.
Inventorisation and biodiversity assessment in Madhya Pradesh.
State Forest Research Institute
Jabalpur (M.P.) 482008
Phones : 91-761-2665540, 2666529, 2669035
Fax : 91-761-2661304
State Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur offers various graduate courses as well as Post Graduate courses.
List of facilities available at State Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur for students.
State Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur