Puluhan Bagian Satwa Liar Dilindungi Berhasil Diamankan Gakkum di Jawa Timur

Puluhan Bagian Satwa Liar Dilindungi Berhasil Diamankan Gakkum di Jawa Timur
(August 12, 2019)   Gakkum Seksi II & Polhut wilayah Jabalnusra melakukan operasi tangkap tangan (OTT) kepada tersangka berinisial B dengan barang bukti puluhan bagian satwa dilindungi seperti kulit harimau, macan tutul, burung merak dan rusa. B merupakan jaringan dari tersangka U & R yang ditangkap dua hari sebelumnya di Yogyakarta, dengan barang bukti berupa dua ekor kulit macan tutul (kondisi basah) serta beberapa bagian macan tutul, macan dahan serta harimau sumatera. Bogor, 12 Agustus 2...

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Pemimpin Daerah dan Institusi Terkait Tandatangani Piagam Komitmen Pemberantasan Penangkapan Ikan Ilegal

Pemimpin Daerah dan Institusi Terkait Tandatangani Piagam Komitmen Pemberantasan Penangkapan Ikan Ilegal
(August 03, 2019) Sejumlah pimpinan lembaga yang tergabung dalam Forum Koordinasi Pimpinan Daerah (FORKOPIMDA) Kabupaten Kepulauan Selayar menandatangani Piagam Pa’jukukang sebagai komitmen pemberantasan penangkapan ikan ilegal dan merusak (illegal & destructive fishing). Penangkapan ikan ilegal dan merusak merupakan ancaman utama dari keberlangsungan sumber daya dan mata pencaharian nelayan di Kepulauan Selayar, Sulawesi Selatan. Kepulauan Selayar, 2 Agustus 2019 – Sejumlah pimpinan ins...

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Hari Harimau Sedunia: Aksi Kita untuk Harimau Kita

Hari Harimau Sedunia: Aksi Kita untuk Harimau Kita
(July 30, 2019)  Taman Nasional Bukit Barisan Selatan (TNBBS) menjadi salah satu Tiger Conservation Landscape (TCL) yakni bentang alam yang dapat mendukung kelestarian harimau sumatera. Namun, keberadaan harimau sumatera di kawasan ini masih dihadapkan pada berbagai ancaman di antaranya adanya aktivitas perburuan, perdagangan ilegal, perambahan, pembalakan liar, dan konflik dengan manusia.  Dalam rangka merayakan Hari Harimau Sedunia atau Global Tiger Day yang jatuh setiap tanggal 29 Juli, Balai ...

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Penetapan Kawasan Ekosistem Esensial Rote sebagai Habitat Kura-Kura Leher Ular Rote

Penetapan Kawasan Ekosistem Esensial Rote sebagai Habitat Kura-Kura Leher Ular Rote
(July 12, 2019) Kura-kura leher ular rote (Chelodina mccordi) (Foto: Maslim As-singkily/WCS-IP) WCS menyampaikan selamat kepada Nusa Tenggara Timur yang telah menetapkan KEE Rote dalam upaya melindungi habitat kura-kura leher ular rote (Bogor – 11 Juli 2019) – WCS Indonesia menyampaikan apresiasi yang tinggi kepada Pemerintah Nusa Tenggara Timur yang telah menetapkan Kawasan Ekosistem Esensial (KEE) Lahan Basah sebagai habitat kura-kura leher ular rote (Chelodina mccordi) di Kabupaten Rote Nda...

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Identification training supported for sustainable management of sharks and rays

Identification training supported  for  sustainable management of sharks and rays
(February 25, 2019)   -   Lombok, Indonesia, 25 February 2019. Studies revealed that sharks and rays are faced with increasing population decline and up to-one quarter of shark and ray species are threatened with extinction. Overfishing is considered the main threat while the inadequacy of data on sharks and rays leads to their overexploitation and extinction which aggravates the situation.

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DNA-Based Technology as a Wildlife Conservation Strategy to strengthen related genetic research that supports the officials in handling wildlife crimes

DNA-Based Technology  as a Wildlife Conservation Strategy to strengthen related genetic research that supports the officials in handling wildlife crimes
(December 19, 2018)   -   Scientists agreed that the use of DNA analysis technology in animals can be used to assess the conservation status of highly threatened species, support law enforcement agencies in combatting wildlife crime, and much more.

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World’s leading coffee companies commit to tackle deforestation in Indonesia

World’s leading coffee companies commit to tackle deforestation in Indonesia
(April 12, 2018)   -   The Wildlife Conservation Society (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. The landmark commitment signals the start of a unique landscape-focused collaboration to secure the future of one of the nation’s most important forest ecosystems, while supporting sustainable economic development.

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WCS’s Irma Hermawati and Musir Riswan Receive Disney Conservation Hero Awards

WCS’s Irma Hermawati and Musir Riswan Receive Disney Conservation Hero Awards
(February 26, 2016)   -   WCS announced that Irma Hermawati and Musir Riswan of WCS’s Indonesia Program have both been honored with a Conservation Hero Award from the Disney Conservation Fund. The award recognizes local citizens for their efforts to protect wildlife and wild places, and to engage communities in conservation. 

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