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LIPI launches coral reef health index

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 05:59 WIB

JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), through the Center for Oceanographic Research (P2O), has launched the Indonesian Coral Reef Health Index as an important standard for managing coral reefs owned by...

Police foil attempt to smuggle live coral reefs from Java

Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 01:57 WIB

NEGARA -- Police on guard at the exit of Gilimanuk Port, Jembrana District, Bali, have foiled the smuggling of live coral reefs from Java Island. "The coral reefs, packed in plastic wrap containing water...

Minister: 70 percent of Indonesia's coral reefs damaged

Sunday, 09 Aug 2015 19:32 WIB

JAKARTA -- The maritime affairs and fisheries minister has said that around 70 percent of coral reefs in Indonesia are damaged and need to be restored."Currently, only 30 percent of coral reefs are...

Indonesian coral reefs prone to extinction

Thursday, 01 Nov 2012 20:41 WIB

 JAKARTA - The existence of coral reefs in Indonesia is prone to extinction. Only 5.58 percent of coral reefs are still in great condition. Research Center Oceanography of Center for Regional Studies at Indonesian Institue...

Derawan Island to be world-class tourism destination

Monday, 16 Jul 2012 23:00 WIB

 BERAU - Derawan Island in Berau, East Kalimantan, Indonesia, is expected to become world-class tourism destination in 2015. The area of Derawan Island will be turned into high value eco tourism region. It also...

Indonesia invites the world to save coral reefs

Friday, 13 Jul 2012 20:00 WIB

 PEKANBARU - Following the commitment of Indonesia on Coral Triangle Initiative-Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security (CTI-CFF) programs in Rio+20 Forum on June 2012, Indonesia invites the world to involve in its efforts to...