Government of Nepal

Ministry of Forests and Environment

Forest Research and Training Centre

Babarmahal, Kathmandu, Nepal



This section conducts research related to soil and forestry in collaboration with other sections of this department and outside organizations working in the forest development activities.Apart from research it also provides soil survey and analytical services to government, nongovernment institutions and individual client.
The primary goal of this section is to improve forest productivity in sustainable way through
better understanding of soil constituent and process functioning in the forest ecosystem in
Specific objectives  
 To carry out research related to the soil and forest silviculture and management
 To conduct research to determine nutrient content in various tree fodder
 To provide soil survey and analytical services to various institutions and individuals 
involved in the forestry development work
 To enrich physical and analytical facilities to insure quality analytical service
For further information, please contact:
Mr.Saroj Kumar Chaudhary
Divisional Soil Chemist
Mob. No.9851162029
Department of Forest Research and Survey
GPO Box 3339 ,
Kathmandu , Nepal