It takes more than two hours to travel from Medan to Besitang district,
Langkat regency, North Sumatra. West of this…
Poor weather conditions
are harming the local sea turtle population in Alas Purwo National
Park in Banyuwangi, East Java, with less baby turtles born because of
Cilacap regency currently boasts a precious mangrove forest originally
covering 8,300 hectares, which is home to dozens of rare marine species.
But for how long?
Only a brief motorbike ride away from the center of Indonesia’s second
largest city sits lush mangrove forest set against the sea.
The coastline of Takalar regency, South Sulawesi, has been eroding at
the increasingly alarming rate of 20 meters over the last five years and
up to 100 meters a year…
The recent eruptions of Mount Merapi that claimed more than 240 lives
mostly from Sleman regency, Yogyakarta, may finally help dispel myths
people living on the slopes of the world’s…
Only 10 minutes after the earthquake, a tsunami charged into the surf
resort known as Macaroni’s, advertised as “a paradise on earth”.
A pride of lions fatally mauled a tourist while he showered under a tree as darkness fell at an unfenced campsite in a nature reserve, a conservationist said.
The team laments the lack of government regulations to protect Thousand
Islands, and is worried about the area’s vulnerability, which has become
more apparent with the recent increase in tourists.
China's panda population is booming this year thanks to a record number
of births in captivity, a rare accomplishment for the endangered species
known for being poor breeders.
Forest and land fires break out again. Last week, Singaporean and
Malaysian governments contacted the Indonesian government to “register
their concerns” over the recurring haze problem.
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