List of On-going Projects for Financial Year 2017-18

BIODIVERSITY BRANCH

S.No.

On-going projects

Name of PI

1

Ex-situ conservation of medicinally important wild tuberous/rhizomatic plants and studies on their phenology and growth performance. Dr. Uday Homkar

2

Development of high-tech nursery and preparation of quality planting material of RET species for their restoration in natural forest and rural/urban areas through plantations. Dr. Uday Homkar

3

वनों एवं वन रोपणीयों में लगने वाली कीट व्याधियाॅ एवं उनके निदान पर किये गये कार्यो का सरल भाषा में संकलन: मध्य प्रदेष के संदर्भ में। Dr. Uday Homkar

4

Development of raised mother bed technology and mass multiplication of clonal plants of eucalyptus in SFRI, Jabalpur. Dr. Uday Homkar
5 Survey, population density and quantitative assessment of medicinal plants for the sustainable development of livelihood generation in Jabalpur Forest Circle (M.P.) Dr. S.K. Masih
6

Regional - Cum - Facilitation Center (RCFC) Central Region, Jabalpur

Dr. S.K. Masih
 

Regular activity

 
7 औषधीय पौधों के जींन बैंक एवं रोपणी का प्रबंधन एवं विकास Dr. Uday Homkar

 

FOREST BOTANY BRANCH

S.No.

On-going projects

Name of PI

1

Protection, maintenance and successional study in terms of growth, biomass and carbon sequestration in preservation plots laid in different forest types of Madhya Pradesh Dr. O.P. Chaubey

2

Sustainable livelihood based management plan for Kuno-Palpur wildlife sanctuary of Madhya Pradesh. Dr. O.P. Chaubey

3

Studies on photosynthetic efficiency, biomass production and carbon sequestration of bamboo in plantation forests. Dr. O.P. Chaubey

 

FOREST ECOLOGY & ENVIRONMENT BRANCH

S.No.

On-going projects

Name of PI

1

Ecological Studies on Grasslands of Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve with Special Reference to Wildlife Management. Dr. Jyoti Singh

2

Development of technology for conservation and sustainable management of wild medicinal plants and NTFPs through community participation in Shahdol forest circle of Madhya Pradesh. Dr. Jyoti Singh

3

मध्यप्रदेश स्टेट माइनिंग कारपोरेशन लि0 द्वारा विभिन्न जिलों  (Hoshangabad, Raisen, Bhind, Datia and Khargone) में रेत खनन क्लस्टर्स के अन्तर्गत प्रस्तावित रेत खदानों का पर्यावरण प्रभाव मुल्यांकन एवं पर्यावरणीय प्रभाव प्रबंधन। Dr. Jyoti Singh
4 Study of sal regeneration status in borer affected areas  Dr. Jyoti Singh
5 Maintenance  and analysis of indoor and outdoor samples in Environmental Impact Assessment  laboratory, SFRI Jabalpur Dr. Jyoti Singh

 

FOREST GENETICS, PLANT PROPAGATION AND BIOTECHNOLOGY BRANCH

S.No.

On-going projects

Name of PI

1.

Clonal multiplication of Dendrocalamus asper (Thailand bamboo) through micropropagation technique Dr. S.K. Tiwari

2.

Development of integrated biotechnological package by genetic diversity assessment using molecular characterization, chemoprofiling, standardization of micropropagation and cryopreservation protocol of four RET species. (Berberis aristata, Saraca asoca, Swertia angustifolia, mbelia tsjeriam cottam) Dr. S.K. Tiwari

3.

Quantitative determination of bio-active compounds of highly threat medicinal plant species through chemoprofiling and standardization of propagation techniques using biotechnological interventions for their conservation Dr. S.K. Tiwari

 

Regular activity

 

1.

Training on plant biotechnology, plant propagation and tissue culture for different levels of trainees. Dr. S.K. Tiwari       

 

FOREST MENSURATION & STATISTICS BRANCH

S.No.

On-going project            

Name of PI

1.

Computerization and digitalization of records of sample plots situated in Madhya Pradesh.                                                                                                  Mrs. Richa Seth

 

Regular activity

 

1.

Measurement of sample plots due for measurement in the year 2016-2017. Mrs. Richa Seth

 

SEED TECHNOLOGY BRANCH

S.No.

On-going projects

Name of PI

1.

Standardization of seed and nursery techniques for production of quality planting stock of important indigenous species. (viz; Terminalia chebula, Terminalia belleirica, Adina cordifolia, Sapindus trifliatus and Adunsonia digitata) Dr. Archana Sharma
2. Collection, processing, testing, certification and supply of quality seeds of various forestry species Dr. Archana Sharma
3. Production of Quality Planting Stock of Important Ret and Wild Medicinal Tree Species through Application of Advance Technology Dr. Archana Sharma

 

Regular Activities

 

1.

Seed collection and disposal Dr. Archana Sharma

2.

Seed certification Dr. Archana Sharma

 

SILVICULTURE BRANCH

S.No.

On-going projects

Name of PI

1

Selection of suitable species on the basis of growth performance of established plantations and development of nursery techniques to increase green cover under Green India Mission (GIM) in western Madhya Pradesh. Shri S.K. Shukla

2

Study and comparison of soil cultural practices in existing bamboo (D. strictus) plantations. Shri S.K. Shukla

3

म. प्र. राज्य वन विकास अभिकरण द्वारा विभिन्न वन विकास अभिकरणों में वित्तीय वर्ष 2013-14, 2014-15 एवं 2015-16 के वर्षा ऋतु में हुए वृक्षारोपण कार्यो का अनुश्रवण मूल्याकंन किये जाने के संबंध में। Shri S.K. Shukla

4

Mobile Soil Testing Van Shri S.K. Shukla

 

Regular activity

 

1

Analysis of Soil samples Dr. Pratiksha Chaturvedi

 

SOCIAL ECONOMICS & MARKETING BRANCH

S.No.

On-going projects

Name of PI

1

Estimation of wood demand and supply in Madhya Pradesh Dr. Pratibha Bhatnagar
2 Climate change and its impact on forests and the livelihood of tribals in Damoh district. Dr. Pratibha Bhatnagar

3

Network project on conservation of lac insect genetic resources Dr. Pratibha Bhatnagar
4 Compilation of 50 years forestry research in SFRI (1963-2012) Dr. Pratibha Bhatnagar

5

The scheduled tribes and other traditional forest dwellers (Recognition of forest right Act), 2006 implementation and its impact in Madhya Pradesh. Dr. Pratibha Bhatnagar

 

AGRO-FORESTRY BRANCH

S.No.

On-going external projects

Name of PI

1.

मध्यप्रदेश में प्रमुख गोंदों के संग्रहण के आॅकड़ों का संकलन एवं प्राथमिक संग्राहकों पर सामाजिक आर्थिक प्रभाव। Dr. G.S. Mishra

 

TREE IMPROVEMENT BRANCH

S.No.

On-going projects

Name of PI

1.

Establishment of bamboosetum and Bamboo Interpretation Centre at SFRI, Jabalpur.                                                                                                                Dr. Avdesh Sharma

 

Regular activities

 

1.

Identification and documentation of plus trees of important tree species. Dr. Avdesh Sharma

2.

Maintenance of Seedling Seed Orchards of Gmelina arborea.

Dr. Avdesh Sharma

3.

Maintenance of Clonal Orchard of Zizyphus jujuba. Dr. Avdesh Sharma

4.

Maintenance of Germplasm bank of fruit bearing species. Dr. Avdesh Sharma

5.

Maintenance of clonal germplasm of Mahua (Madhuca latifolia) Dr. Avdesh Sharma

6.

Provenance trial of Litsea glutinosa. Dr. Avdesh Sharma

7.

Evaluation of performance of different plus trees through progeny trial.

Dr. Avdesh Sharma

 

WILDLIFE BRANCH

S.No.

On-going projects

Name of PI

1.

Phase-IV: Monitoring and evaluation of wildlife and their habitats for sustainable management and development in the protected areas of Madhya Pradesh. Dr. Anjana Rajput

2.

Evaluation of impact of rehabilitation of Pardhi children in Panna district of Madhya Pradesh with reference to the wildlife conservation Dr. Anjana Rajput

3.

Impact of tourism on ecological, economical and social dynamics in and around the Tiger Reserves of Madhya Pradesh Dr. Anjana Rajput

4.

Study on agricultural crop damage by wild animals and its management in Hoshangabad Circle of Madhya Pradesh. Dr. Anjana Rajput
5.

Preparation of Detailed Project Report for wildlife habitat improvement in the adjoining area of Sardar Sarovar Project, Madhya Pradesh.

Dr. Anjana Rajput
6.

Capacity building of Forest Staff of Madhya Pradesh on Wildlife Population Monitoring Techniques

Dr. Anjana Rajput
7. Role of management interventions in wildlife habitat improvement on evacuated sites of Satpuda Tiger Reserve, M.P Dr. Anjana Rajput

8.

Study on Tiger Presence and their Dispersal Movements in Ratapani- Kheoni Landscape of Vindhyan Range Mayank Makrand Verma
9 Standardization of the population estimation techniques of blue bull (Boselaphus tragocamelus in Van-Vihar National Park Mayank Makrand Verma