UPSC-IFS Forestry Guide is designed for candidates who are preparing for the Indian Forest Service Examination. This book covers the syllabus and has old questions from previous year papers to help students learn and practice.
Summary Of The Book
The Indian Forest Service is the Forestry service of India and one must write the Indian Forest Service Examination to qualify for recruitment. This test requires excellent preparation and practice. UPSC-IFS Forestry Guide is one of the best books available in the market for aspirants of IFS. It contains the entire syllabus in details and also has many solved questions.
The book starts of with a collection of solved papers from previous years of the IFS exam. The book is then divided into two parts. Part I is further classified into Section A, which contains subject matter on Silviculture, Silvilculture System, Silviculture-Mangrove & Cold Desert and Silviculture of Trees. Section B covers Agro Forestry, Social Forestry, Joint Forestry Management & Tribology, Forest Soil, Soil Conservation & Watershed Management, Environmental Conservation & Biodiversity and Tree Improvement and Seed Technology. The second half of the book, Paper II also has two sections within itself. The first section focuses on Forest Management and Management Systems, Forest Working Plant & Forest Mensuration & Remote Sensing and Surveying and Forest Engineering. The second section and the last of the book, throws light on Forest Ecology and Ethnobotany, Forest Resources and Utilization, Forest Protection & Wildlife Biology and Forest Economics & Legislation.
Thorough preparation and practice of old papers is the key to cracking the Indian Forest Service Examination. By using UPSC-IFS Forestry Guide, aspirants can hope to achieve success in India's Forestry Services.
Not sufficient for IFS exam
13 Feb, 2012
Does not serve the purpose
Siddharth Kumar Sahay
7 Feb, 2012
21 Sep, 2017