Indonesia News

New cat species discovered in Borneo

New clouded leopard species discovered in Borneo New cat species discovered in Borneo mongabay.com March 14, 2007 Scientists have declared that the clouded leopard found on the islands of Borneo…

New shark species discovered in Indonesia

New shark species discovered in Indonesia New shark species discovered in Indonesia Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com February 28, 2007 Scientists discovered at least 20 previously unknown species in the first…

Borneo’s rainforest protected

Borneo's rainforest protected Borneo's rainforest protected Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com February 12, 2007 An agreement to protect large areas of forest in central Borneo was officially signed by three governments…

Another large tsunami could hit Indonesia soon

Another large tsunami could hit Indonesia soon Another large tsunami could hit Indonesia soon mongabay.com December 4, 2006 Researchers at the University of Southern California (USC) and California Institute of…

Orangutan population plunges 43% in Indonesia

Orangutan population plunges 43% in Indonesia Orangutan population plunges 43% in Indonesia mongabay.com August 14, 2006 The Wildlife Conservation Society-Indonesia Program (WCS-IP) said that Indonesia's population of orangutans fell nearly…