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Government of West Bengal
Directorate of Forests

Wildlife Wing

Mamata Banerjee
Hon'ble Chief Minister,
Government of West Bengal
Sri Rajib Banerjee
Hon'ble Minister in Charge, Forests,
Government of West Bengal
Sri Sujit Bose
Hon'ble Minister of State, Forests,
Government of West Bengal
News
Notice for 5th Buxa Bird Festival  Download
Organisational Structure of Wildlife Wing, Directorate of Forests, Govt of West Bengal  Download
Organisational Structure of West Bengal Forest Directorate  Download
What's New
Post COVID 19 pandemic Guidelines for visiting Protected Areas, Eco-tourism Centres, Parks & Gardens and Zoos in West Bengal  Download
5th Buxa Bird Festival  Download
Wildlife Conservation Award 2020  Download
Procedure and Applicantion for Permit for Capture , handling and rescue of snakes for the purpose of collection of Snake Venom  Download
Closure of National Parks & Sanctuaries during Rainy Season in 2020  Download

State Icons

State Tree

Bengali Name : Chatim
English Name : Blackboard tree / Indian devil tree / Ditabark/ Milkwood pine/ White cheesewood
Scientific Name : Alstonia scholaris

State Animal

Bengali Name : Baghrol /Mecho Beral
English Name : Fishing Cat
Scientific Name : Prionailurus viverrinus

State Flower

Bengali Name : Shiuli / Parijat
English Name : Night flowering Jasmine
Scientific Name : Nyctanthes arbor-tristis

State Bird

Bengali Name : Sada Buk Machranga
English Name : White-Breasted Kingfisher
Scientific Name : Halycon smyrnensis