District-wise forest cover

(area in sq. km)

District
Geographic area
Very Dense Forest
Mode. Dense Forest
Open Forest
Total
% of G.A.
Change
Scrub
Anantapur
19,130
0
73
353
426
2.23
-2
956
Chittoor
15,151
7
929
1,463
2,399
15.83
-3
1,566
East-Godawari(T)
10,807
72
2,519
970
3,561
32.95
-1
168
Guntur
11,391
0
219
644
863
7.58
-1
392
Cuddapah
15,359
9
1,898
1,502
3,409
22.2
-1
1,304
Krishna
8,727
0
83
230
313
3.59
0
2.14
Kurnool
17,658
59
1,331
741
2,131
12.07
-7
403
Nellore
13,076
5
261
671
937
7.17
-3
680
Prakasam
17,626
172
1,342
1,590
3,104
17.61
13
859
Srikakulam(T)
5,837
0
108
508
616
10.55
0
471
Vijainagaram(T)
6,539
0
145
604
749
11.45
0
352
Vishakapatnam(T)
11,161
0
2,054
1,391
3,445
30.87
0
1,071
West Godawari (T)
7,742
12
621
276
909
11.74
-1
28
Total
1,60,204
336
11,583
10,943
22,862
14.271
-6
8,252