Category: Borneo

Layang Layang: A Drop in the Ocean

Layang Layang: A Drop in the Ocean

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As night approaches, bats such as the large flying-fox (Pteropus vampyrus) and flying squirrels begin to appear. The female Sumatran rhino, which is estimated to be between four and five years old, was safely captured in a pit trap in Kutai Barat in East Kalimantan on 12 March. “This is an exciting discovery and a major conservation success,” said Dr Efransjah, CEO of WWF-Indonesia. “We now have proof that a species once thought extinct in Kalimantan still roams the forests, and we will now strengthen our efforts to protect this extraordinary species.” In 2013, a WWF survey team first found evidence that the species was not extinct in Kalimantan by identifying footprints and capturing an image of a rhino on a camera trap in the same forest.
Pocket Photo Guide to the Birds of Borneo

Pocket Photo Guide to the Birds of Borneo

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Be sure to recycle and reduce energy use. He appears to be a very smart and strong fellow. Pelajar Indonesia pertama yang menggunakannya ialah Suwardi Suryaningrat (Ki Hajar Dewantara), yaitu ketika ia mendirikan kantor berita di Belanda yang bernama Indonesisch Pers Bureau pada tahun 1913. [12] Peninggalan fosil-fosil Homo erectus, yang oleh antropolog juga dijuluki " Manusia Jawa ", menimbulkan dugaan bahwa kepulauan Indonesia telah mulai berpenghuni pada antara dua juta sampai 500.000 tahun yang lalu. [15] Bangsa Austronesia, yang membentuk mayoritas penduduk pada saat ini, bermigrasi ke Asia Tenggara dari Taiwan.
Sabah-Taged (Brian's World)

Sabah-Taged (Brian's World)

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The menu is a little confusing with some items pictured but not listed, so ask the waiter for help if you need it. However, in the remoter areas of Sarawak, the Twin Pioneers of the RAF and RMAF were vital, and the RAF's Single Pioneers were also useful. About an hour from Sandakan by speedboat, Selingan has the largest turtle conservation project of all the islands around Sabah. On 11 August 1966 representatives of Indonesia and Malaysia signed a peace treaty in Bangkok, Thailand.
Map Pack - Borneo & Malaysia

Map Pack - Borneo & Malaysia

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Maintaining the forests is critical to ensure the island's water supply, moderate the impacts of droughts and fires, and to support ecological and economic stability in the lowlands. The survivability of the orangutan population mainly depends upon Indonesian rainforest degradation, which is the most significant threat confronting the conservation of the status of the species. As a share of exports, manufactures grew from only 4 percent in 1965 to 35 percent in 1990.
Wanderings in the Great Forests of Borneo Travels and

Wanderings in the Great Forests of Borneo Travels and

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Modern sailing boats have engine power but olden day sailing boats only have sail power. We assist government and specialized organizations in rescuing orangutans from traders and from people who keep them illegally as pets. And like many wild animals sun bears are threatened with extinction due to loss of habitat caused by human activities. It has the largest number of historically active volcanoes (76), its total of 1,171 dated eruptions is only narrowly exceeded by Japan's 1,274, although not much is know about the volcanic activity in the time before European colonialists arrived from the 15th century on.
Out of the Workplace and Off the Clock: Borneo (On Vacation:

Out of the Workplace and Off the Clock: Borneo (On Vacation:

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Fixed fare for certain routes: e.g airport to centre. Buses and taxis are available in many cities in Indonesia. Coverage and speeds in rural areas are patchy. By 2010, this forested area had natural forests (Figure 1A&B). To best answer these questions, researchers need data from before the disaster so they can more accurately compare it to their observations in the aftermath. Hingga tahun 1956 Kalimantan dibagi menjadi 3 provinsi, yaitu Kalimantan Selatan, Kalimantan Timur, Kalimantan Barat.
Through the Buffer State: A record of recent travels through

Through the Buffer State: A record of recent travels through

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Bornean Pygmy Elephant (Elephas maximus borneensis) classified as Endangered by IUCN. Security forces called in to quell the ethnic violence instead turned their guns on each other. Kick-off times are converted to your local PC time. Native to Indonesia and Malaysia, the Orangutan population can now only be found in the rainforests of Borneo and Sumatra and in a number of wildlife sanctuaries in throughout Borneo. To assess the true impact of industrial agricultural on deforestation, researchers examined the time-lag between clearing and planting.
Narrative Of Events In Borneo And Celebes, Down To The

Narrative Of Events In Borneo And Celebes, Down To The

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On the next day, the only living thing to pass the Gurkhas was a monstrous python. The journey down stream is much faster than up through the rapids but takes most of the day including lunch in Bayat. The spirits of the Dayak ancestors inhabit this hallowed glade, Layan says, and it is forbidden to take any plants or animals out of it. "We come here to ask for help in times of trouble, for example in times of war, and then we are victorious," he says. "We ask for bountiful rice harvests.
Jungle Janes

Jungle Janes

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We work in partnership with Indonesian NGO the Centre for International Cooperation for Management of Tropical Peatland (CIMTROP) based at the University of Palangkaraya, Indonesia. Fields such as political science and sociology received far less attention during the New Order, owing to their potential for, and actual involvement in, social and political criticism. For this we survey orangutans by counting their nests; gibbons by triangulating their morning calls and carry out line transect surveys of other primate species.
Through Central Borneo: Volume 1: An Account of Two Years'

Through Central Borneo: Volume 1: An Account of Two Years'

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The Malay and Sea Dayak pirates preyed on maritime shipping in the waters between Singapore and Hong Kong from their haven in Borneo. [17] The British North Borneo Company controlled the territory of North Borneo (present-day Sabah ) from 1882 to 1941. [18] During World War II, Japanese forces gained control and occupied Borneo (1941–45). Negotiations with Britain in 1893–1895 produced an agreement that the border should intersect the coast at the mouth of the Bensbach river, a little to the east of 141°E and that, in exchange for the narrow strip of additional territory the Dutch thereby received, Britain should take the arc of territory enclosed by the Fly river where it crossed the meridian.