ಮುಖ್ಯ ಮಂತ್ರಿ ಪ್ರಶಸ್ತಿಗಳು
Chief minister awards for forest officers and front line staff was instituted in the year 2017 similar to Police Department to recognize the extra ordinary achievements made by officers or front line staff towards forest conservation, controlling illicit felling, wildlife conservation, removal of encroachment and in Sports at State/ National level etc. The rules for nominating and selecting the awardees have been framed vide Notification No.FEE 267 FWL 2017 dated 04-12-2017. There are circle level committees headed by concerned Chief Conservator of forests who scrutinize the applications/nominations for award and recommend to the State level committee which is headed by PCCF(HoFF).This committee further looks into the recommendations made by the Circle level Committee and submits the final proposal to Government of Karnataka. In the year 2019-20 …. Number of Forest officers and Staff have been honored with CM award for their extraordinary services in the field of Forest Protection,Wildlife conservation,Working plan,Forest Development,Training etc.