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Government of West Bengal
Directorate of Forests

Wildlife Wing

Smt. Mamata Banerjee
Hon'ble Chief Minister,
Government of West Bengal
Sri Jyoti Priya Mallick
Hon'ble Minister in Charge, Forests,
Government of West Bengal
Sri Birbaha Hansda
Hon'ble Minister of State, Forests,
Government of West Bengal
News
Government Order on Opening of Nationals Parks, Sanctuaries, Tiger Reserves etc  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
Notification on 6th Buxa Bird Festival  Download
Wildlife Conservation Award 2021  Download
Booklet Panchet Forest Division  Download
Report and photographs of Crocodile release in Sundarban  Download
Vulture Release Report  Download
Mahananda Bird Festival-Rules for participation  Download
Tiger Collarred in Sundarban  Download
Conservation charges for Protected Areas in West Bengal  Download
Post COVID 19 pandemic Guidelines for visiting Protected Areas, Eco-tourism Centres, Parks & Gardens and Zoos in West Bengal  Download
Procedure and Applicantion for Permit for Capture , handling and rescue of snakes for the purpose of collection of Snake Venom  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