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Bunaken National Park is under threat from uncontrollable waste

Manado, Ekuatorial – Massive uncontrollable waste is currently threatening Bunaken National Park, one of Indonesia’s marine beauty, said an official on Thursday (26/2), in Manado. “”It is inevitable that waste is destroying the beauty and big name of Bunaken as one of world’s tourist destination,” said Joy Korah, head of North Sulawesi Tourism Agency. There […]

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State-owned companies earned bad rating in environmental performance

Bandarlampung, Ekuatorial – Two state-owned power plants and hospital in Lampung earned poor rating on environmental performance according to Ministry of Environment and Forestry, said an official on Wednesday (25/2), in Bandarlampung. The rating, dubbed as PROPER [Environmental Performance Evaluation Rating Program], is an annual program set up by the ministry which assessing companies, state-owned […]

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Fish farmers in Lampung lost millions of rupiah due to massive floods

Bandarlampung, Ekuatorial – Shrimp and fish farmers lost millions of rupiah after their ponds were inundated by two meters of flood, said a local villager, on Monday (23/2), in South Lampung. “Flood hit ponds as a result of Sekampung river, which is located between South Lampung and East Lampung, overflowed,” said Guntoro, village secretary of […]

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Villager handed over baby orangutan for rehabilitation

Sampit, Ekuatorial – After failed to save its mother, official managed to confiscate a baby orangutan captivated from a local villager of Menjalin, Parenggean sub-district, of Kotawaringin district, on Sunday (22/2), in Central Kalimantan. “The baby orangutan was captured by local villagers for ransacking their plantations. The mother had died from being shot and [they] […]

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    BMKG : 7 Hotspots Detected in Aceh province

    02/27/2015 clip Atjeh Post

    Meanwhile, weather forecast, Nasrol said, there will be light rains and clouds for the next two days in Aceh province. Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) detected seven hotspots in Aceh province, said forecaster on duty of Blang Bintang BMKG, Nasrol Adil, through a press release sent to ATJEHPOST.co, on Friday, February 27, 2015. “There […]

  • Pesisir dan Laut di Bali bagian selatan

    Bunaken National Park is under threat from uncontrollable waste

    02/27/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Manado, Ekuatorial – Massive uncontrollable waste is currently threatening Bunaken National Park, one of Indonesia’s marine beauty, said an official on Thursday (26/2), in Manado. “”It is inevitable that waste is destroying the beauty and big name of Bunaken as one of world’s tourist destination,” said Joy Korah, head of North Sulawesi Tourism Agency. There […]

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    State-owned companies earned bad rating in environmental performance

    02/26/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Bandarlampung, Ekuatorial – Two state-owned power plants and hospital in Lampung earned poor rating on environmental performance according to Ministry of Environment and Forestry, said an official on Wednesday (25/2), in Bandarlampung. The rating, dubbed as PROPER [Environmental Performance Evaluation Rating Program], is an annual program set up by the ministry which assessing companies, state-owned […]

  • Fish Died - Lee Haywood - Flickr

    Fish farmers in Lampung lost millions of rupiah due to massive floods

    02/24/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Bandarlampung, Ekuatorial – Shrimp and fish farmers lost millions of rupiah after their ponds were inundated by two meters of flood, said a local villager, on Monday (23/2), in South Lampung. “Flood hit ponds as a result of Sekampung river, which is located between South Lampung and East Lampung, overflowed,” said Guntoro, village secretary of […]

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    Villager handed over baby orangutan for rehabilitation

    02/23/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Sampit, Ekuatorial – After failed to save its mother, official managed to confiscate a baby orangutan captivated from a local villager of Menjalin, Parenggean sub-district, of Kotawaringin district, on Sunday (22/2), in Central Kalimantan. “The baby orangutan was captured by local villagers for ransacking their plantations. The mother had died from being shot and [they] […]

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    Mesuji residents refuse partnership for land ownership

    02/21/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Bandarlampung, Ekuatorial – Despite of illegally encroached forest areas, Mesuji residents refused partnerships offer from the company arguing that it was only temporary agreement, said a local villager on Friday (20/2). Initially, Register 45 district of Mesuji comprised of 33,500 hectares but PT Silva Hutani (SIL) had been granted additional permits for a total of […]

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    Aceh Tamiang demands MoEF to revoke its letter on land use change

    02/21/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Langsa, Ekuatorial – Aceh Tamiang people demanded on Friday (20/2) for Ministry of Environment and Forestry to revoke its decision letter related to the district’s spatial planning fearing that it will destroy remaining protected forests in the area. The decision letter (SK) issued by then Ministry of Forestry in 2014 was blasted by local people […]

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    Ministry of Environment and Forestry reveals air quality in Indonesian cities do not meet standards

    02/20/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Jakarta, Ekuatorial – The Ministry of Environment and Forestry announced on Tuesday its air quality evaluation revealing that 30 percent of cities evaluated do not meet its standards, in Jakarta. The Blue Sky Program evaluated air quality in 45 cities, –14 metropolitan cities, 15 big cities, and 16 medium-small cities–, using carbon monoxide (CO), nitrogen […]

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    Central Kalimantan declares flood emergency

    02/20/2015 clip Ekuatorial

    Palangka Raya, Ekuatorial – Central Kalimantan Disaster Mitigation Agency declared emergency status amid severe floods occurred in seven out of 14 districts and cities in the province, on Thursday (19/2). “The status was based on regional reports. Based on current data, North Barito flood inundated around 6,581 houses in seven sub-districts and 50 villages. Meanwhile, […]

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