Burma Forest Department in Myanmar


Burma Forest Department
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Owner
Country Myanmar

Directors

Key People

Veterinarians

Elephant department

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of elephants

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Description

Burma Forest Department, Myanmar .


Comments / picturesThe forest resources of Myanmar scientifically managed since 1856 have been decreasing due to population pressure and rising demands for forest lands and products. Forest cover assessed by Landsat images showed the country has 344,237 km2 of forests, 50.9% of the total land area in 1989. Deforestation rate was 220,000 ha/year during 1975-1989
Management of natural teak forest in Myanmar - Forest Department

References for records about Burma Forest Department

Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan (2021). Burma Forest Department, Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at https://www.elephant.se/location2.php?location_id=1729. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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