Odisha Wildlife Organisation

Odisha Wildlife Organisation


The  State Wildlife Organisation State Wildlife Organization was formed on 14th August 1974, as a sequel to the adoption of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972; and promulgation of the Wildlife (Protection)(Odisha) Rules,1974.

The present Wildlife Organization is headed by Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife) and is assisted by Addl. Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife) and Three Deputy Conservator of Forests in the Headquarters and the Field Director, Similipal Tiger Reserve  Director, Nandankanan Biological Park,12 Divisional Forest Officer/Deputy Conservators of Different Divisions and two Deputy Directors I.e Similipal Tiger Reserve and Nandankanan Zoological Park in the Field.All the RCCFs in charge of circles and all the DCFs in charge of 37 territorial Divisions and 13 Wildlife Divisions function as wildlife Wardens under the Wildlife (Protection) Act,1972.

Industry: Forestry and Plantation

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