Riau Bakau Selat Dumai Bengkalis Nature Reserve

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Bakau Selat Dumai Bengkalis Nature Reserve

Bengkalis

Waduk Pemasok Air Minum Masyarakat Pulau Bengkalis – Bengkalis, Kabupaten Bengkalis

Latitude :1 40 25 N Logitude : 101 26 35 E
Altitude : 0 to 0 metres
Area : 60000 ha Wetlands: 60000 ha
Site Description
Excellent mangrove habitat along the mainland coast; of significant value to fauna; particularly birds, crocodiles and prawn fisheries. Principal vegetation: 20,000 ha of mangrove forest, 40,000 ha of peatswamp forest.
Site Location
This site is located on the eastern coast of Sumatra in Riau Province, Kabupaten Bengkalis. Pulau Rupat, the most northern major island on this coast, lies to the north. Approximately 15 km to the north east is Dumai, and Sungai Pelentung is nearby.

List of Birds (31 species)

Species Red Data Book Cites
Acridotheres tristis
Amaurornis phoenicurus
Anthreptes malacensis
Anthus novaeseelandiae
Aplonis panayensis
Apus affinis
Artamus leucorhynchus
Butorides striatus
Caprimulgus affinis
Centropus bengalensis
Cisticola juncidis
Collocalia esculenta
Corvus macrorhynchos
Cypsiurus balasiensis
Geopelia striata
Halcyon chloris
Halcyon smyrnensis

Haliaeetus leucogaster App II
Haliastur indus App II
Hirundo rustica
Hirundo tahitica
Ixobrychus cinnamomeus
Lonchura maja
Lonchura punctulata
Nectarinia calcostetha
Nectarinia sperata
Orthotomus ruficeps
Passer montanus
Prinia flaviventris
Rhipidura javanica
Streptopelia chinensis

List of Mammals (1 species)

Species Red Data Book Cites
Macaca fascicularis Lower Risk App II

 

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