EKUATORIAL

Environmental news syndication

Choose a publisher
kebakaran gambut2_ant

MoMEF to map out peatlands within two years time, business can still go as usual

Jakarta, Ekuatorial – Ministry of Environment and Forestry will be mapping out the country’s peatlands to determine its functions, whether for conservation or plantation, within two years time, said a senior official, on Wednesday (14/1), in Jakarta. “We [the ministry] already starting to identify and [conducting] inventory through satellite images to be accurate [on which […]

ikan sidat_bram

Polluted Bengawan Solo river disrupts its ecosystem

Solo, Ekuatorial – Polluted Bengawan Solo river of Central Java not only unsuitable for consumption, but it was also affecting its biodiversity, especially fishes, said a scientist, in Solo, Central Java, on Tuesday (13/1). Puguh Karyadi, a lecturer at Ecology Department of Solo’s Sebelas Maret University, said that the ecosystem of Bengawan Solo river watershed […]

ANTARAFOTO/Jafkhairi/ed/ama/14

Five killed and 25 injured as tree collapsed at Bogor Botanical Garden

Jakarta, Ekuatorial — Five killed and 25 injured as a tree collapsed during a group meeting at Bogor’s Botanical Gardens on Sunday (11/1). Four of the victims were killed on Sunday and the last victim, Rizki Nurmawan, died on Monday (12/1) due to head injuries. Meanwhile, seven people are still being treated at Red Cross […]

yayasan-masarang

North Sulawesi wildlife rescue center granted US$25,000 from US govt

Manado, Ekuatorial – North Sulawesi’s wildlife rescue center had been granted a total of US$25,000 from US government for its effort on conservation and rehabilitation during 2014. The funding, equals to Rp 316 million, was also aimed to fight illegal wildlife in Indonesia, in cooperation with North Minahasa Natural Resources Conservation Agency and the police, […]

Latest stories

  • kebakaran gambut2_ant

    MoMEF to map out peatlands within two years time, business can still go as usual

    01/15/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Jakarta, Ekuatorial – Ministry of Environment and Forestry will be mapping out the country’s peatlands to determine its functions, whether for conservation or plantation, within two years time, said a senior official, on Wednesday (14/1), in Jakarta. “We [the ministry] already starting to identify and [conducting] inventory through satellite images to be accurate [on which […]

  • ikan sidat_bram

    Polluted Bengawan Solo river disrupts its ecosystem

    01/13/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Solo, Ekuatorial – Polluted Bengawan Solo river of Central Java not only unsuitable for consumption, but it was also affecting its biodiversity, especially fishes, said a scientist, in Solo, Central Java, on Tuesday (13/1). Puguh Karyadi, a lecturer at Ecology Department of Solo’s Sebelas Maret University, said that the ecosystem of Bengawan Solo river watershed […]

  • ANTARAFOTO/Jafkhairi/ed/ama/14

    Five killed and 25 injured as tree collapsed at Bogor Botanical Garden

    01/12/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Jakarta, Ekuatorial — Five killed and 25 injured as a tree collapsed during a group meeting at Bogor’s Botanical Gardens on Sunday (11/1). Four of the victims were killed on Sunday and the last victim, Rizki Nurmawan, died on Monday (12/1) due to head injuries. Meanwhile, seven people are still being treated at Red Cross […]

  • 20140115manado-banjir

    Thousands of people evacuated due to floods in Manado

    01/12/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Manado, Ekuatorial – Heavy rains with strong winds hit Manado city of North Sulawesi from Saturday to Sunday causing at least three thousands people leaving their flooded houses to safer places, said an official on Sunday (11/1). Based on Manado administration, floods affected Komo Luar sub-district with 221 families or 992 people, Pinaesaan sub-district with […]

  • yayasan-masarang

    North Sulawesi wildlife rescue center granted US$25,000 from US govt

    01/12/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Manado, Ekuatorial – North Sulawesi’s wildlife rescue center had been granted a total of US$25,000 from US government for its effort on conservation and rehabilitation during 2014. The funding, equals to Rp 316 million, was also aimed to fight illegal wildlife in Indonesia, in cooperation with North Minahasa Natural Resources Conservation Agency and the police, […]

  • logo BP REDD_transparent-01

    REDD+ agency chief denied merging with Ministry of Environment and Forestry

    01/09/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Jakarta, Ekuatorial – Indonesia’s head of forest conservation initiative dubbed as REDD+, or Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation, Heru Prasetyo on Friday (9/1) denied rumors that the agency would be merged into Climate Change Control Directorate General under the Ministry of Environment and Forestry. However, Prasetyo did confirm that he had met Minister […]

  • Atjeh Post

    Walhi Aceh : Leuser is ‘for sale’ in carbon market

    01/08/2015 clip Atjeh Post

    The situation is much different compare to then Aceh Governor Irwandi Yusuf. During his time, he said, government was led to climate change issues. Forced eviction of villagers living at Leuser National Park is blasted as new colonialism from the government as they had signed an agreement related to carbon which consequently pushing people out […]

  • 20120919gunung-soputan

    Soputan Mountain erupted

    01/07/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Manado, Ekuatorial – Soputan volcanic mountain of North Sulawesi erupted and spewed volcanic ashes on Tuesday (6/1). The six-kilometer tall of materials hit at least nine districts in the mountain. The nine districts were East Tombatu, North Tombatu , Silian Raya, Touluaan, Tombatu Raya, Pasan, Ratahan, East Ratahan, and Belang. Meanwhile three districts, — Ratatotok, […]

×

Find the location

Find

Result:

Latitude:
Longitude:

Zoom:

Finish geocoding

×

Submit a story

Do you have news to share from Indonesia? Contribute to this map by submitting your story. Help broaden the understanding of the global impact of this important region in the world.

Find location on map

Find location on map