The book presents pictorial details of different repositories like FRI Herbarium, National Forest Insect
Collection, Xylarium, Fungi collection and Museums, besides Shatabdi Van Vigyan Kendra, Photo Gallery,
Arboretum and Bambusetum.
The Council’s contributions in Community Participation through agroforestry practices and Joint Forest
Management have been highlighted. An exhaustive list of both national and international publications by the
foresters and scientists of ICFRE has also been made available in the present book for ready information and
benefit of the readers.
The book thus brings out the services rendered by the foresters, forestry scientists and other researchers
over the last 150 years to the notice of the people, planners, administrators, politicians, researchers and
students etc. This publication will also draw the attention of people and researchers at large and help them to
sensitize and inform about activities and achievements of Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education
and its institutes towards a better understanding of the forestry sector.
The Library Edition of this hard bound multicolour pictorial 800 page book printed on quality art paper
comes with a reasonable price tag of ` 2500 only. The same can be had from:
National Forest Library and Information Centre (NFLIC)
Forest Research Institute
P.O. – New Forest, Dehradun – 248 006
Phone: 0135-2756414, 2224845