Administrative Functions – Wangchuck Centennial National Park

WCNP has its head quarter presently located at Nasiphel connected with 22 km farm road from Chamkhar under Bumthang Dzongkhag. It has been managed by the Chief Forestry Officer as head of the overall Park management. It is supported by Administrative Assistant and Accountant.

Further, four independent units called Conservation Development and Environmental Education Section (CDEES), Species Management and Research Section (SMRS), Information & Database Management Section (IDMS), Protection of Wildlife and Resource Management Section (PWRMS) are established, headed by the Forest Officers and Forest Rangers. To cover up large extent of areas, the three Range offices have been established viz. Central, Eastern and Western Park Range Offices. The Central Park Range Office is managed by a Senior Park Ranger -I and three Forest Ranger with seven foresters to run the daily activities of the range to serve in the interest ofpublic. Two Guard posts are established at Tang and Dhur under Central Range. Western Range is managed by Senior Park Ranger–II and supported by four Foresters. Western Range Office is in government building constructed with the support from WWF Bhutan. The Eastern Park Range is managed by Forester with one Forest Ranger and four foresters.


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