Center for Forestry and Natural Resource Management Development.


  1. To advice Uttarakhand Forest Dept. in deciding the strategies for Institutional Development and Human Resource Development working at various levels in the Forest Dept. in context of Uttarakhand
  2. To assist Uttarakhand Forestry Training Academy, Haldwani in imparting to Uttarakhand FD, officials on identified new areas and all other areas of training agenda of Uttarakhand Forestry Training Academy
  3. To conduct training programs in support of above.
  4. To initiate action research studies in various aspects of Forestry Management
  5. To convert research outputs into training inputs for developing training software for various courses to be conducted by UFTA.
  6. To help UFTA and UFDin deciding the strategies and interventions on the isuues and actions as proposed in UFD.
  7. To provide technical support to Van Panchayats for Management.
  8. To raise resources in support of the activities of the society.
  9. To undertake and provide for publications of research papers and journals with regard to research in Forestry Science.
  10. To establish and maintain documentation center and learning resource center at UFTA, Haldwani.
  11. To carrey out any other activity in support of the above activities.

The CFD staff consists of the following members.

  1. Mr. Thakur Ram
  2. Mr. Pankaj Joshi
  3. H.C.Mahtoliya

What's New

Convocation Ceremony for Range Officers Training Course 2011-2012 will be held on 5th Nov 2012 in auditorium of UFTA.

Self Defense Training is being organized for Forest Guard Training Course 2012 Second Session.

UFTA website redesigned with new content and look.
The UFTA library has been customized to fully fledged cyber and security informatica. It contains books of Networking interest to Complex Problem Solving and Expert systems approach.