Other General G.O.s


1. Redeployment - The post of Assistant Conservator of Forests, Forest Protection Squad, Coimbatore redeployed to Udhagamangalam
 2.    Declaration of Nanjarayan Birds Sanctuary situated in Uthukuli and Tiruppur North Taluks of Tiruppur District  
 3.   TNFWCCB - Setting up of Tamil Nadu Forest and Wildlife Crime Control Bureau with four Zonal Offices at Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai and Ramanathapuram
 4.   Redeployment and re-designation - The post of Chief Conservator of Forests (Planning and Development), Chennai as Chief Conservator of Forests (Tamil Nadu Forest and Wildlife Crime Control Bureau), Chennai   
 5.   Forests - Announcement - Hon'ble Chief Minister - Rs.25.00 lakhs to be paid as ex-gratia to the kin of the Forest Department employees viz. Anti-Poaching Watchers / Forest Watchers / Forest Guards / Foresters / Forest Range Officers, who lose their lives while controlling forest fire under the Chief Minister's Public Relief Fund (CMPRF) - Orders issued.  

Constitution of a Committee for formulating Draft Policy - Policy on ecological restoration of forest areas infested with invasive plant species in Tamil Nadu


Enhancement of compensation for the loss of human life or permanent incapacitation from Rs.4.00 lakh to Rs.5.00 lakh

3.  Declaration of Kazhuveli Swamp / Wetland situated in Vanur and Marakkanam Taluks of Villupuram District as Kazhuveli Birds Sanctuary 
4.  Creation of Local Biodiversity Fund in all Biodiversity Management Committees in all Panchayat level
5.   Green Tamil Nadu Mission - Setting up of Administrative Unit - Appointment of the Chief Mission Director, Mission Director and Additional Mission Director with supporting staff
6.    Amendment issued - Gazette Notification - Exclusion of an area 8500 Sq.m. or 0.85 ha. - Suchindrum-Theroor-Managudi Conservation Reserve notified under Section 36-A of Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 
1. Declaration of Srivilliputhur Grizzled Squirrel Wildlife Sanctuary and Megamalai Wildlife sanctuary as "Srivilliputhur Megamalai Tiger Reserve" - Notification under section 38 V of the Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972 

2. Formation of a Special Purpose Vehicle - Tamil Nadu Wilderness Experiences Corporation Private Limited
1. Declaration of Tamil Yeoman Butterfly species as Tamil Nadu State Symbol
2. Enhancement of Financial Powers delegated to Forest Officials to write off the deficit value of sandalwood due to dryage of sandalwood
3. Re-constitution of 'State Level Steering Committee and Field Level Co-ordination Committee' for the Management of Nilgiris Biosphere Reserve - Amendment
4. Reconstitution of the State Board for Wildlife 
5. Sanction of Compensation for damages caused by Wild animals - Delegation of powers 
6. Nomination of Three members and Special Invitee for Tamil Nadu State Wetland Authority
7. Collection of Fees fixed for augmented reality show for public viewing 
8. Enhancement of entry fee for the Genetic Tree Park at Vandalur from Rs.5/- to Rs.10/- per visitor with exemption for children below the age of 5 year