Environmental Institutions

Indian Forest Service (IFS)

The Indian Forest Service (IFS), one of the three All India Services, was constituted by the Government of India. The main mandate of the service is the implementation of the National Forest Policy which envisages scientific management of forests and to exploit them on a sustained basis for primary timber products, among other things

Research Area: Forestry; Wildlife Science; Environmental Science

Area: Earth, Atmosphere & Environment Sciences

Ministry: Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MOEF & CC)

Contact Name: Sanjay Kumar, Director General

Contact Address: Indian Forest Service (IFS)

Contact Phone: 91-11 24695241

Email: ifs@nic.in

State: Delhi

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