Riau Bakau Muara Kampar Nature Reserve

Written by on November 19, 2010 in Riau Nature Reserves with 0 Comments

Bakau Muara Kampar Nature Reserve


Longitude (DD) 102.97022544
Latitude (DD) 0.57310774
Designation Game Reserve
Status Proposed
Current Status Not Known
IUCN Category Not Known
Documented Total Area (ha) 70.000
GIS Total Area (ha) 35.087
Site Description
An area of relatively undisturbed mangrove formations backed by peatswamp forest. It is an important site for crocodile breeding, and supports a rich bird fauna and some primates. Principal vegetation: Mangrove forest 20,000 ha. Peatswamp forest 50,000 ha.
Site Location
Located on the east coast of Sumatra from the southern bank of Selat Panjang, near the Sungailakar settlement, the site extends south down the coast to Tanjung Datuk in a strip approximately 10 km wide.


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