Tsirang: For centuries, Bhutanese have treasured the natural environment and have looked upon it as the source of all life. Bhutan wishes to continue living in harmony with nature and to pass on this rich heritage to her future generations. As per the provision of Forest and Nature Conservation Act 1995, Chapter 6, section 21(A) and subsequently targeted by the Department of Forests and Park Services (DoFPS) in establishment of twenty Heritage Forests in the Country in the 11th five year plan, Territorial Forest Division, Tsirang in consultation with various stakeholders such as Tsirang Dzongkhag Administration, Tsirangtoe Central School and Geog Administration have established a heritage forest at the ruin Dzong and Nye site at Tsirangtoe geog with fund support from the Nature Conservation Division.
Pemachoeling Heritage Forest (HF) adopted by Tsirang Forest Division was officially inaugurated by Tsirang Dasho Dzongda, Ngawang Pem on 16 September. The ceremony was attended by the regional heads, section heads, Gups of Tsirangtoe, Phuentenchu and Sergithang geogs, principal, teachers and students of Tsirangtoe Central School, local communities, students of Tsirangtoe CS and staff of Tsirang Territorial Division.
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