North Maluku Pulau Suanggi

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Maluku National Parks with 0 Comments

North Moluccas

Pulau Suanggi

Latitude : 4 19 48 S Logitude : 129 48 0 E
Altitude : 0 to 100 metres
Area : 20 ha Wetlands: 0 ha
Site Description
A steep flat-topped volcanic island, with a diameter of 500m, important as nesting site for seabirds. In the early seventies, the original vegetation of Pisonia and Ficus trees has been removed from the top plateau by local people (Butunese) and on the fertile soil they have created a garden with bananas, cucumbers etc. Some bamboo houses are present at the northwest side which are inhabited on a temporary basis.
Site Location
Pulau Suanggi is located on Banda Sea, South of Seram, Northwest of Banda.

List of Birds (3 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Fregata minor
Sula leucogaster
Sula sula List of Vegetations (2 species)
Species Red Data Book Cites
Ficus sp.
Pisonia sp.

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