This mini forest was once a coal mine spoil dump

Last Modified: Fri Sep 16 2016 09:51:21 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 3 years
    of afforestation efforts by Bharat Coking Coal Ltd. (BCCL) has converted what was once a coal mine spoil dump at Murulidh Coal mine/village, MohudaPS, Jharia Coalfield in Jharkhand into a 3 tier forest. The site is now under supervision of Forest Research Institute, Dehradun.
  • 25
    such ecological restoration sites on spoil dumps spread over 200 hectares are in the process of similar afforestation / restoration by BCCL.