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The Bird's Head Seascape, a rich repository of the world’s most diverse marine life, rare birds, mammals, insects and plants, comprises 183,000 sq km, encompassing over 100 villages in West Papua, Indonesia.
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Mama Yosina and the “Lady Guardians” of Fam by: Nikka Amandra Gunadharma

Mama Yosina and the Lady-Guardians of Fam (or Pam in the local dialect) By: Nikka Amandra Gunadharma Passing through a narrow passage, we could see the manta ray-shaped lagoon located near Piaynemo in the Fam Archipelago.  As the Fam MPA Patrol Team’s speedboat turned her twin 45 PKs engine toward the lagoon, we were surrounded by the mighty karst hills and the calm, emerald water that...
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Mama Yosina dan Perempuan Penjaga Kepulauan Fam Oleh: Nikka Amandra Gunadharma

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Mama Yosina dan Perempuan Penjaga Kepulauan Fam Oleh: Nikka Amandra Gunadharma Setelah melewati celah sempit untuk memasuki laguna berbentuk pari manta di dekat Piaynemo, Kepulauan Fam, atau ‘Pam’ menurut dialek lokal, di Raja Ampat, speedboatTim Patroli Kawasan Konservasi Perairan (KKP) Kepulauan Fam, yang diberi nama “Romun,” mematikan kedua mesin 45 PK-nya. Dilingkupi bukit-bukit karst dan...
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Species Overload in Wonderland by Thomas Haider

Species Overload in Wonderland by Thomas Haider The attached article is reprinted with the author’s permission.  It originally appeared in the magazine Diver. In INDONESIA’S TRITON BAY the most impressive dive-sites are located around karstic rocks in the Iris Strait, a passage between Aiduma Island and the mainland of West Papua with its towering mountains. In this funnel-shaped...
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Fak-Fak MPA and Conservation Programs begin! by Anastasia Ramalo

Fak-Fak MPA and Conservation Programs begin! by Anastasia Ramalo   Six Months in Fakfak: What Have We Been Doing? After Raja Ampat and Kaimana, CI Indonesia is now expanding its conservation work in Bird’s Head Seascape in Fakfak Regency, West Papua. Fakfak is also a region with a high potential for fisheries, such as grouper, snapper, pelagic fish, mud crabcrabs, and flying fish eggs....
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Enam Bulan di Fakfak: Apa Saja yang Telah Kami Lakukan? Oleh: Anastasia Ramalo

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Enam Bulan di Fakfak: Apa Saja yang Telah Kami Lakukan? Oleh: Anastasia Ramalo   Setelah Raja Ampat dan Kaimana, kini CI Indonesia memperluas kinerja konservasi di Bentang Laut Kepala Burung hingga ke Kabupaten Fakfak, Papua Barat. Fakfak juga merupakan wilayah dengan potensi perikanan yang tinggi, seperti ikan kerapu, kakap, pelagis, kepiting bakau, dan telur ikan terbang. Selain itu,...
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