West Kalimantan, Gunung Raya Pasi Nature Reserve

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Gunung Raya Pasi Nature Reserve

Longitude (DD) 109.04960628
Latitude (DD) 0.82298149
Designation Nature Reserve
Status Designated
Current Status Not Known
Establishment Year 1978
IUCN Category Ia
Documented Total Area (ha) 3.700
GIS Total Area (ha) 5.324

GUNUNG RAYA Nature Reserve Pasi
Nature Reserve setting process begins Raya Pasi SK. Van Zelfbestuur Sambas
No. 39 Dutch Colonization Government on January 20, 1931 by
900 Ha area.
To confirm the appointment, issued the decree. Mentan No. 376/Kpts/Um-5/1978
dated May 20, 1978 to 3742 ha area, and then based on the Decree. Menhut No.
111/Kpts-II/1990 dated March 14, 1990, Gunung Raya Pasi defined as
Nature Reserve with an area of 3700 Ha.
Raya Pasi Nature Reserve is geographically located between 108 -ª 59’00 “- 109 -ª 07’40” BT
and 0 -ª 48’30 “- 0 -ª 59’00” N and the administration included in the City
Singkawang and Bengkayang, West Kalimantan Province.
Raya Pasi Nature Reserve is a range of hills with height bertvariasi
(15 to 947 m above sea level) and provides a beautiful panoramic view. Differences
altitude showed interesting changes in vegetation. Function
important Raya Pasi Nature Reserve protected area in addition, also has the function
to meet the water needs for residents and surrounding Singkawang.
Spasifik flora in this region are different kinds of orchids, flower Rafflesia (Rafflesia
master-mudae), Interest Law Belacan (Rhizanthes zippelii) and various other types.
While fauna encountered include Honey Bear (Herlactos malayanus),
Hedgehog (Hysterix branchyura) and pangolin (Manis javanica).
Climate: Type A —
Rainfall: 3100 mm / year
T a n a h: yellow red Podsolik.
Ecosystem Type: – Type of wet tropical rain.
PROCEDURES LIMIT A. Minimum length: 70 km 1. Structuring Limit: 70 km – Limit made: —
Sea boundary: – Limit the river: 2. Pal Limit: 213 pieces B. News Event: 1978.
– Pontianak – Singkawang ………. Public bus ………….. 2.5 to 3 hours
– Singkawang – Regions ………. Public transportation ……….. 0.5 hours
Balai KSDA West Kalimantan
Jln Ahmad Yano No. 121 Pontianak
Ph. 0561-735635, 760949
Fax 0561-747004


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