This Insect Reference Collection maintained by Forest Entomology Division is a National Insect Repositorydeclaredby the National Biodiversity Authority (MoEF&CC, Govt. 4. Important tree diseases such as heart-rot in khair, sal, teak and deodar and root-rot in khair, sal and pines have been displayed. Forest Research Institute, Dehradun was conferred the status of University in the year 1991 on the recommendation of the UGC, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. Director. Participants of all the trainings and meeting always visit the museum. Wildlife The M.Sc. . All right reserved. E-mail : ranav@icfre.org. The Silviculture Museum Gallery showcases the evolution of forestry in India, importance of forests, threats to forests like Deforestation, Forest Fire, Shifting Cultivation, Invasive Plants, Adverse Climatic Factors, Insect Pests and Diseases, through creatively designed informative panels. ICFRE is headed by a Director General with headquarters at Dehradun. It gives me immense pleasure in welcoming you all to Forest Research Institute (Deemed) University. The natural and climatic events can be clearly traced by reading the annual rings. The Silviculture Museum Gallery of Forest Research Institute, Dehradun presents an overview of the Evolution of Forests, Forest Genesis and Growth, Threats to Forests, and various Dioramas depicting the Forests of Tropical & Temperate region, Silviculture Systems, Ecosystem Services and Sustainable Forest Management. I am confident that you will make noteworthy progress here and do well in your profession while serving the country in the times to come. The Institute has an Insect Reference Collection of more than 700 identified insect specimens occurring in central India. Later the present museum was initiated in 1902 by Mr Horace Archibald Gass, the then Conservator of Forests, Coimbatore circle in the Conservator’s office building. There is a gun carriage wheel made of rosewood, shisham, and Andaman Padauk. 6. The institute had established a small museums (Interpretation Centre) in the basement of M.D. 9. 7. along with various models on Forestry working and operations. Entomology Arms Siddhanta Das, Director General of Forests and Special Secretary, MOEF&CC, inaugurated the renovated Silviculture Museum Gallery of Forest Research Institute, Dehradun, in the presence of Dr. S. C. Gairola, Director General, ICFRE and Dr. Savita, Director, FRI on 17 December, 2018.The renovation and modernization work of the museum gallery has been funded by Ministry of Culture, Govt. To begin with, 50 species of spiders have been included in the Arachnarium. Kaulagarh Road, © Copyright IGNFA 2019. Arun Singh Rawat, IFS. Cabinet designing is demonstrated using different timbers and various patterns. This museum depicts the effect of environment with and without trees on productivity and economy of the villages. Siddhanta Das, Director General of Forests and Special Secretary, MOEF&CC, inaugurated the renovated Silviculture Museum Gallery of Forest Research Institute, Dehradun, in the presence of Dr. S. C. Gairola, Director General, ICFRE and Dr. Savita, Director, FRI on 17 December, 2018.The renovation and modernization work of the museum gallery has been funded by Ministry of Culture, Govt. The Timber Museum has exhibits of the best-known and most common commercial woods. Exhibits demonstrate the possibilities of establishing suitable cottage industries based on social forestry products and role of social forestry in providing employment, particularly to the landless people. Ethnology Exhibits also include samples of miner forest products such as katha, cutch, Lac products, essential oils, edible products, fatty oils, spices, drugs, tans, gums, etc. Efforts have been made to showcase the various research and extension activities carried out by the institute in the past. Dr. Vineet Kumar, Scientist-G. Forest Research Institute, P.O. ICFRE is the largest organisation responsible for forestry research in India. 8,860/- . This museum contains about 3,000 exhibits representing the various stages of insect pests and the nature of damage caused by them to seed, seedlings, standing trees, felled timbers, bamboos and also finished products. Inviting Revised Tender for Online Management Module of MCT, Corrigendum – Inviting Tender for Online Management Module of MCT, Inviting Tender for Online Management Module of MCT, Short Term Tender Notice for Sale of Litchi and Other Fruits, Post of Upper Division Clerk on Deputation basis in Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy Dehradun, उच्‍च श्रेणी लिपिक (वर्ग ‘ग’) के एक पद की प्रतिनियुक्ति के आधार पर भरे जाने के संबंध में, Memorandum for extension of online Registration in MCT Phase-III (9) Course, Application are invited for Account Officer & Estate Supervisor Post on Contractual Basis in IGNFA. Forest Research is Great Britain’s principal organisation for forestry and tree related research and is internationally renowned for the provision of evidence and scientific services in support of sustainable forestry. Renovated and Modernized Silviculture Museum Gallery at Forest Research Institute, Dehradun. Uttarakhand - Dehradun. Degradation of timber and timber products caused by micro- organisms are also displayed. There are lot of other activities outside the classroom such as library sittings, sports, cultural get-togethers, wildlife week celebration, nature club and many more to engage the students which are of immense value for overall development. There is a well equiped Extension & Interpretation Centre under Agroforestry and Extension Division, AFRI to show case our research findings to the end users. Telephone : +91 135-2755277. Restoration Tropical Forest Research Institute Jabalpur, TFRI has recently raised an "Arachnarium" for the first time in India, in the form of three indoor and outdoor components (laboratory, interpretation centre and spider garden for. I.P.E. It also showcases different samples of seeds, roots, barks etc. The Timber Museum has exhibits of the best-known and most common commercial woods. One hundred and twenty six commercially important species displayed along the walls of the museum provide the visitors an idea on the characteristics of these woods. The Forest Research Institute (FRI), founded in 1906, is a premier institute in the field of forestry research, education and extension. 1. One cubic feet of green wood sample contains about 16 liters of water and it requires seasoning. Three dimensional diorama to resemble natural habitats of wild animals were created by using natural materials like soil, boulders, tree trunks etc., Life sized models of wildlife and vegetation were also made . II, ICFRE User/Operational Manuals/Guidebooks/Handbooks for download, National Forestry Research Plan (NFRP) - 2020-2030. There has been a very good foot-fall (more than 4000) since its inception in Nov., 2014, comprising of different groups of visitors from school children to the learned dignitaries. In the University, a lot of efforts are made by the faculty to inculcate virtues of honesty and integrity among our students. Beneficial role of fungi as mycorrhiza to establish and promote tree growth especially in pines and the value of fungi as a source of food are also displayed. After seasoning a significant amount of water (2.7 litres) still remains in the wood. It is situated in the New Forest campus of Forest Research Institute (FRI) on Chakrata Road (NH-72),five kilometers from Dehradun town. Chaturvedi Multi-purpose Training Complex of the institute, which was inaugurated by the Director General, ICFRE, Dehradun during November, 2015. Dr. R.S.C. Approximate 50-60 people can attend presentation/lectures through audio visual facilities at the Centre. There is a well equiped Extension & Interpretation Centre under Agroforestry and Extension Division, AFRI to show case our research findings to the end users. New Forest- Dehradun (India) Telephone : +91 135-2224208. The meeting of XIX RAG of the Forest Research Institute, Dehradun was held on 13thMarch 2013 in the Board Room of the FRI. Exhibits are arranged on the basis of two broad host groups: hardwood and conifers. This unit displays on the aspects relevant to forestry and environment, viz. E-mail : head_chemistry@icfre.org. of India), particularly for the insect orders: Lepidoptera and Termites. The mission of the A feature of special attraction of the museum is its collection of preserved flowering twigs of different bamboo species such as Dendrocalamus longispathus, Dendrocalamus hamiltonii, Dendrocalamus strictus, Bambusa mizorameana etc. Value added bamboo products such as Bamboo charcoal briquettes and bamboo vinegar is also displayed. Basic building infra-structure was available with the Institute. Arid Forest Research Institute, Jodhpur is extending its research reach out by extending research output to stake holders through Division of Agroforestry and Extension. PO. An exhibit of this museum shows a comparison between the conventional resin tapping technique and the newly developed rill method for resin tapping. Forest Research Institute, Dehradun was conferred the status of University in the year 1991 on the recommendation of the UGC, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy (IGNFA) was constituted in the year 1987 by renaming the erstwhile Indian Forest College, which was originally established in 1938 for training senior forest officers. ICFRE became an autonomous council under the Ministry in 1991. Comparative mechanical properties of different timbers are depicted for various end uses. These are further divided according to the part of the plant affected namely root disease, stem disease and foliage disease. Important forestry pests like sal heart-wood borer, teak defoliator, Meliaceae shoot borer, poplar defoliators, deodar defoliator, sissoo defoliator, babul stem and root borer, their biology, life history and nature of damage have been depicted along with methods to control them. 5. 2. Models show the nursery techniques for raising planting stocks, planting techniques and various protective measures for the plants. The MCT Phase-V (18) Course scheduled from 06-18 July, 2020 is postponed due to containment of COVID-19 in the Country as MHA order No.40-3/2020-DM-I dated 30.05.2020. It also highlights the accomplishments made in forestry along with the preparation & implementation of working plans for organized forest management. The Silviculture Museum Gallery showcases the evolution of forestry in India, importance of forests, threats to forests like Deforestation, Forest Fire, Shifting Cultivation, Invasive Plants, Adverse Climatic Factors, Insect Pests and Diseases, through creatively designed informative panels.