State of Forest Report 2009

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Foreword Chapter 7 : Forest and Tree Resources in States and Union Territories
Acronyms and Abbreviations  
Executive Summary  
Chapter 1 : Introduction  
Chapter 2 : Forest Cover  
Chapter 3 : Mangrove Cover  
Chapter 4 : Tree Cover  
Chapter 5 :  Growing Stock  
Chapter 6 :  Accuracy of Forest and Tree Cover Assessment  

Maps are based on the Survey of India maps with the permission of the Surveyor General of India. The territorial waters of India extend into the sea to a distance of twelve nautical miles measured from the appropriate baseline.

Cover page design : Centre for Environment Education, Ahmedabad.
Cover photograph : T. James Singh

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