private forests

Private forests where the detailed operations are controlled by the common rules for all forest land, including felling permits.

Flickr Pakistan forest
2 August 2017

LAHORE: The Punjab government has decided to lease a total of 99,077 acres of land in 187 forest lots of various sizes in four districts of South Punjab to the investors for 15 years for commercial forestry.

This was revealed by Awais Leghari, Chairman, South Punjab Forest Company (SPFC), while addressing a press conference at the office of SPFC here Monday. He gave an overview of SPFC and its initiative to promote afforestation in South Punjab under Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode.

Journal Articles & Books
March 2015

This book exposes the key land use and environmental problems facing Kenya today due to lack of an appropriate national land use policy. The publication details how the air is increasingly being polluted, the water systems are diminishing in quantity and deteriorating in quality. The desertification process threatens the land and its cover. The soils are being eroded leading to siltation of the ocean and lakes. The forests are being depleted with impunity thus destroying the water catchments.

Legislation & Policies
September 2016


Date of Assent: 31st August, 2016

Date of Commencement: By Notice

March 2003

Le présent décret fixe la procédure relative à la dation en paiement par remise d'immeubles en nature de bois et forêts ou espaces naturels pouvant être incorporés au domaine forestier de l'Etat, instituée par l'article 1716 bis du Code général des impôts.

October 2003

This Ministerial Decree establishes the modalities of compensation of losses of agricultural production due to expropriation of agricultural land for purpose not connected with agriculture and forestry offsetting investments, made by legal or natural persons to whom was re-allotted expropriated land, for land reclamation in case of damages to fertile layer of soil. Amount of compensation shall be established shall be calculated as the difference between the cost of losses and the cost of investment for land reclamation.

July 2010

El presente Decreto modifica el Reglamento para la aplicación del impuesto a las tierras rurales, en relación a las tierras dedicadas a la actividad de silvicultura en los bosques privados que están exonerados del impuesto. En consecuencia, la aplicación del impuesto para tierras dedicadas a la actividad silvicultura se realizará a partir del momento en que se inicie la fase extractiva.