Category Archives: Forestry

Threats for Mangrove Ecosystem


In East Kalimantan major threats for mangrove ecosystem mostly from aquaculture such as shrimp or fish pond. In general the primary threats to all mangrove species are habitat destruction and removal of mangrove areas for conversion to aquaculture, agriculture, urban … Continue reading

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Melihat Kebun Sawit dari Citra Google Earth


Pada tingkat nasional, sedang dibicarakan mengenai ban EU atas oil palm untuk biofuel, lihat : http://www.climatechangenews.com/2017/03/30/eu-palm-oil-restrictions-risk-sparking-trade-spat/ Saya justru akan mengangkat isu mengenai praktek perkebunan yang menyalahi UU Tata ruang mengenai wilayah perlindungan lokal. Yang paling mudah adalah dengan menggunakan aspek perlindungan … Continue reading

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Palm Oil in Indonesia: when expansion will stops?


Palm oil industry in Indonesia increased with significant number both related to areas that released for concessions and other follow up fact related to production and income generated from this sector. Since 2006 Indonesia became number one CPO exporter, more … Continue reading

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Pengaruh Perkebunan Sawit terhadap Fungsi Ekosistem


Sebuah studi yang dilakukan oleh Dislich, et all (2016) dengan judul “Review of the ecosystem functions in oil palm plantations, using forests as a reference system” menampilkan mengenai dampak oil palm terhadap fungsi ekosistem. Secara detail hasil studi dapat dilihat … Continue reading

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Menyelamatkan Sisa Hutan Kalimantan Yang Tersisa


Tiga peta di bawah ini menggambarkan bagaimana perubahan land cover hutan di Kalimantan Timur dan Kalimantan Utara. Paling kiri menunjukkan peta di tahun 1978, ditengahnya adalah peta tahun 2004 dan paling ujung adalah peta tahun 2025. Di Kalimantan timur diperkirakan sekitar … Continue reading

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The Little Sustainable Landscapes Book


FYI: The Little Sustainable Landscapes Book aims to clarify and disseminate sustainable landscape management methods, and to catalyze their implementation across private and public sectors worldwide. The book summaries current developments in landscape management, makes recommendations on policy, and explains … Continue reading

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Story Maps Orangutan Conservation


I just develop a Story Maps about Orangutan Conservation that could be accessed through link: https://tnc.maps.arcgis.com/apps/MapSeries/?appid=5e2941b0e7034bbda910e084be6df3c3 

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Mudahnya Membuat Analisis Kebakaran Hutan


Saat ini analisis kebakaran hutan bukan lagi merupakan suatu yang sulit untuk dilihat. Kemudahan akses internet dan tools online membuat siapapun dengan mudah mengetahui kebakaran hutan dan lokasinya. Secara reguler NASA memberikan update lokasi hotspot melalui web: https://earthdata.nasa.gov/earth-observation-data/near-real-time/firms  Saat ini … Continue reading

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Perubahan Hutan dan Peran Besar Pengolahan Citra Satelit


“The resulting map, released in 2013, shows how Earth’s forests changed between 2000 and 2013. “It is the first global assessment of forest change in which you can see the human impact,” said Masek. And the message is: People have … Continue reading

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Salut buat Global Forest Map


Ditengah semakin meredupnya update mengenai pelaksanaan ONEMAP oleh pemerintah yang seharusnya dilead oleh BIG dan lembaga lain seperti PU, Kehutanan, dll maka munculnya website Global Forest Watch Map dalam bentuk interactive web GIS wajib mendapat acungan jempol. Untuk yang belum pernah … Continue reading

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