Kalimantan East Nature Reserve

East Kalimantan   Nature Reserves, Mining, Plantations, Map

East Kalimantan Nature Reserves, Mining, Plantations, Map

Written by on April 3, 2012 in Kalimantan East Nature Reserve with 0 Comments

East Kalimantan  Nature Reserves, Mining, Plantations, Map East Kalimantan (Indonesian: Kalimantan Timur abbrv. Kaltim) is the second largest Indonesian province, located on the Kalimantan region on the east of Borneo island. The resource-rich province has two major cities, Samarinda (the capital and a center for timber product) and Balikpapan (a petroleum center with oil refinery). […]

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East Kalimantan Muara Kayan Nature Reserve

East Kalimantan Muara Kayan Nature Reserve

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Kalimantan East Nature Reserve with 0 Comments

Muara Kayan Nature Reserve Latitude : 2 49 48 N Longitude : 117 39 0 EAltitude : 0 to 50 metresArea : 80000 ha Wetlands: 0 haTenure : Government of IndonesiaSite Description The Kayan river reaches the sea through this large delta comprising numerous winding channels separated by lowlying islands of alluvium, covered for the […]

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East Kalimantan Teluk Adang dan Teluk Apar Nature Reserve

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Kalimantan East Nature Reserve with 0 Comments

Teluk Adang dan Teluk Apar Nature Reserve Location:1-ª35′-2-ª15’S, 116-ª10′-116-ª35’E; 50-120 km southwest of Balikpapan, Kabupaten Pasir, East Kalimantan. Area:130,000 ha.Altitude:0-30m. Description of site:The extensive mangrove forests, swamp forests and intertidal mudflats in the deltaic systems of the Apar and Kandilo Rivers. The mangrove swamps are still in an almost undisturbed condition; they cover an area […]

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East Kalimantan Muara Sebuku Nature Reserve

East Kalimantan Muara Sebuku Nature Reserve

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Kalimantan East Nature Reserve with 0 Comments

Muara Sebuku Nature Reserve Latitude : 4 4 7 N Logitude : 117 22 27 EAltitude : 0 to 100 metresArea : 110000 ha Wetlands: 110000 haTenure : Government of IndonesiaSite Description The site is an estuarine system with deltas, where three rivers end: the Semanggaris, Sebakis, and Sebuku rivers. Tinabasan and Sebaung are the […]

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East Kalimantan Padang Luwai Nature Reserve

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Kalimantan East Nature Reserve with 0 Comments

Padang Luwai Nature Reserve Longitude (DD) 115.72918791Latitude (DD) -0.36346850Designation Nature ReserveStatus DesignatedCurrent Status Not KnownEstablishment Year 1967IUCN Category Not KnownDocumented Total Area (ha) 5.000GIS Total Area (ha) 9.056  

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East Kalimantan Padang Luwai Nature Reserve

East Kalimantan Padang Luwai Nature Reserve

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Kalimantan East Nature Reserve with 0 Comments

Padang Luwai Nature Reserve General Padang Luwai Nature Reserve, also known as Kersik Luwai, comprises an area of 5,000 ha and lies in East Kalimantan province. The site consists of an open type of heath forest (padang forest) and its main interest is the characteristic flora. More than 100 orchids, among others the famous and […]

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East Kalimantan Pantai Samarinda Nature Reserve

East Kalimantan Pantai Samarinda Nature Reserve

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Kalimantan East Nature Reserve with 0 Comments

Pantai Samarinda Nature Reserve Latitude : 0 34 12 S Logitude : 117 22 12 EAltitude : 0 to 350 metresArea : 95000 ha Wetlands: 50000 haTenure : Government of Indonesia and local peopleSite Description The area is the huge delta of the Mahakam river and includes 20,000 ha of mangrove forest and 30,000 ha […]

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East Kalimantan Perairan Sungai Mahakam Nature Reserve

East Kalimantan Perairan Sungai Mahakam Nature Reserve

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Kalimantan East Nature Reserve with 0 Comments

Perairan Sungai Mahakam Nature Reserve Latitude : 0 21 0 S Logitude : 116 19 48 EAltitude : 20 to 300 metresArea : 200000 ha Wetlands: 40000 haTenure : Government of IndonesiaSite Description The site is a lowland area within the Mahakam lowland region, at the middle course of Mahakam river. An extensive floodplain forms […]

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