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Geomatics, the discipline of gathering ,storing ,processing and delivery of geographic information or spatially referenced information uses tools and techniques used in land surveying ,remote sensing ,GIS, global navigation satellite system, photogrammetric and related forms of earth mapping. Maharastra Forest department initially established its Geomatics centre at Nagpur and subsequently at Pune, Chandrapur, Yeotmal, Amravati & other places. These units depending upon their requirement have workstation with Geomedia Professional G.I.S software, HP design jet 4000 PS Plotter, PUMA G 600 ijet Wide format Scanner, Sxblue D.G.P.S., G.P.S. P.D.A. etc. These centres after geo-processing the forest resource data make available various types of information and maps to various departmental users.