Way Kambas National Park

Way Kambas National Park is representative of lowland forest ecosystem consisting of freshwater swamp forest, grassland / shrub, and forest on the coast of Sumatra. Plant species in the park include fires (Avicennia marina), Sonneratia (Sonneratia sp.), Palm (Nypa fruticans), sunk (Melaleuca leucadendron), salam (Syzygium polyanthum), mire (Glochidion borneensis), ketapan (Terminalia cattapa), Casuarina (Casuarina equisetifolia), Read More …

Sembilang National Park

Sembilang National Park is representative of peat swamp forest, freshwater swamp forest and riparian forests (riverside) in the Province of South Sumatra. Thousands and even up to tens thousands migratory birds Siberian origin, can be witnessed in Sembilang which peaked in October. This is an interesting attraction for migratory birds observed, as can be heard Read More …

Kerinci Seblat National Park

Kerinci National Park represents the ecosystem types lowland rain forest to sub-alpine ecosystems as well as some unique ecosystems include peat swamp, freshwater swamps and lakes. The forest of Kerinci National Park has 4,000 plant species dominated by Dipterocarpaceae. Rare and endemic plants such as Kerinci Pine (Pinus merkusii strainKerinci), wood bloodsucker (Harpulia Alborea), rafflesia Read More …

Mount Leuser National Park

Mount Leuser National Park is a representative type of coastal forest ecosystems, and lowland tropical rain forests, to the mountains. Almost the entire area covered by dense dipterocarp forests with several rivers and waterfalls. There are rare plants and typical of giant umbrella leaf (Johannesteijsmannia altifrons), rafflesia flower (Rafflesia atjehensis and R. micropylora) and Rhizanthes Read More …

Ramsar Sites

According to the Ramsar Convention (www.ramsar.org) wetlands can be defined as land which is naturally or artificially always waterlogged, either continuously or seasonal, with a silent or flowing water. Water in wetlands can be freshwater, brackish and salty. High sea levels which inundate wetlands located on the seafront of no more than six meters at Read More …

Biosphere Reserve

Biosphere reserves are sites designated by various countries through cooperation programs Man and The Biospher (MAB-UNESCO) to promote biodiversity conservation and sustainable development, based on local community efforts and reliable science. The proposal establishment of Biosphere Reserves submitted by the national government. Each reserve must meet certain criteria and in accordance with the minimum requirements Read More …

Bukit Tigapuluh National Park

Bukit Tigapuluh (Thirty Hills) National Park is a hilly region in the middle stretch of eastern lowlands of Sumatra, and has the potential diversity of plants / endemic animal which valuable. Forest ecosystem types constituent Thirty Hill National Park is the lowland forest, forest and upland forest pamah the type of flora such as jelutung Read More …

Bukit Duabelas National Park

Bukit Dua Belas (Twelve Hills) National Park is one area of lowland tropical rain forest in Jambi province. Originally, this area is a permanent production forest, limited production forest and other areas which combined into a national park. Remaining natural forest is located in the northern part of the park, while others are secondary forests. Read More …