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WCS Indonesia Program works through layered conservation efforts to safeguard wildlife.

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DNA-Based Technology as a Wildlife Conservation Strategy

Scientists agreed that the use of DNA analysis technology in animals can be used to support law enforcement agencies in combatting wildlife crime. 

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World’s Leading Coffee Companies Commit to Tackle Deforestation in Indonesia

WCS announced that a group of the world’s leading coffee companies has committed to addressing deforestation from illegal coffee production inside Indonesia’s Bukit Barisan Selatan (BBS) National Park, Sumatra, Indonesia.

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The Reintroduction of Roti Island Endemic Turtle

Reintroduction, the last resort to save the population of Roti Island snake-necked turtle in its natural habitat.


In the news

December 27, 2018

Government to Use Forensics to Tackle Illegal Wildlife Trade

Amid an increase of the illegal trade of wildlife in Indonesia, forensic science could improve the protection of rare plants and animals, according to an official from the Environment and Forestry Ministry.
December 11, 2018

In Eastern Indonesia, A Bird Trafficking Hotspot Flies Under the Radar

Indonesia, one of the most biodiverse countries on Earth, is a major hub of the illegal bird trade. Demand comes from both inside and outside its borders.