Welcome to Mardan Forest Division


The Mardan Forest Division comprise of Mardan and Swabi districts. it extends over an area of 3166 ha. This tract is mostly irrigated where intensive agriculture is carried out. The plantation along  Kanals, roads and blank areas have been carried out. The parts adjoining to Bunner and Gadoon are hilly and contain sub-tropical broad leaved vegetation.

For administrative purposes Mardan Forest Division  was established in 1979 having four (04) Sub Division and one Forest Range as per detail given below:

  1. Lower Swat Canal Forest Sub Division with headquarter at Mardan
  2. Upper Swat Canal Forest Sub Division with headquarter at Katlang
  3. Swabi Forest Sub Division with Headquarter at Swabi
  4. Gadoon Forest Sub Division with headquarter at Bada
  5. Rustam Forest Range with head quarter at Rustam

This Forest Division manages the plantation over canal system and road side network which are protected forests whereas Guzara Forests are found in Gadoon sub Division with Resume land in Swabi sub Division and Rustam Range.

Land Cover Map of Mardan and Swabi:



Plantation Maps:


Plantation (in ha)
Sowing (in ha)
Enclosures (in Nos.)
Free Distribution (in Millions)

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Contact Info

Address : Nista Road,Near Peshawar Model School Mardan
Phone: 0937-9230052
Fax: 0937-9230052
email: bttap2015@gmail.com