Eco-tourism has been given special focus considering the employment opportunities that it can generate. The Forest Department has developed 21 Eco-tourism Centres in tribal areas and the management of the same has been given to tribal mandalis.

The ecotourism initiatives focus on

  • Promoting nature based non-consumptive tourism
  • Facilitating experience based appreciative dynamic balance of nature leading to responsible citizen
  • Encouraging active participation of local peoples for their economic benefits
  • Engaging multiple stakeholder for active participation both in conservation and economic activities
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