Indian forest cover at 21.23%: State of Forest Report 2013
Q. As per the recently released India State of Forest Report-2013, what is the total forest cover in India?- Published on 27 Aug 15
There is a net increase of 5871 square kilometers in the forest cover of the country as compared with India State of Forest Report – 2011. As per India State of Forest Report – 2013, the total forest cover in the country is 697,898 square kilometers which is 21.23% of the total geographical area of the country.