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June 29, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 29, 2020

Jakarta – The Bakauheni Port Police (KSKP) together with the Lampung Agriculture Quarantine Body have confiscated more than 29,000 birds intended to be shipped to Java over the past si

June 25, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 25, 2020

Jakarta – The Central Jakarta District Court found Aris Tangkelabi Pandin guilty of animal abuse after he poured liquid sodium hydroxide on six dogs, killing five of them, while their

June 24, 2020

Agence France-Presse - June 24, 2020

Jakarta – A Sumatran tiger has been found dead in a suspected poisoning, an Indonesian official said Tuesday, a day after alleged poachers were charged with killing another of the crit

June 22, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 22, 2020

Jakarta – Two residents of Malamber Island, West Sulawesi, have allegedly sold the island to an East Kalimantan regent for Rp 2 billion (US$140,800).

June 21, 2020

Channel News Asia - June 21, 2020

Nivell Rayda, Jakarta – As soon as Susana Somali arrived at the shelter and opened the gate, dozens of dogs rushed over, barking and wagging their tails.

June 20, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 20, 2020

Jakarta – Local authorities have found that a beached dwarf sperm whale on Lembeng Beach in Ketewel village, Gianyar, Bali, was cut in parts and had its oil extracted by local resident

June 2, 2020

Sydney Morning Herald - June 2, 2020

James Massola – A former Labor minister's snap decision to ban live cattle exports to Indonesia in 2011 has been ruled as unreasonable and invalid by the Federal Court.

May 30, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 30, 2020

Alya Nurbaiti, Jakarta – A law enforcement task force that includes the Environment and Forestry Ministry and the West Kalimantan Natural Resources Conservation Agency (BKSDA), has tak

May 28, 2020

Mongabay - May 28, 2020

Junaidi Hanafiah, Banda Aceh, Indonesia – Wildlife poaching is on the rise in a key Sumatran habitat that's home to some of the rarest species on Earth.

May 27, 2020

Greenpeace Statement - May 27, 2020

Jakarta, Indonesia – A critically endangered Sumatran tiger trapped in a snare in a pulp concession operated by Sinar Mas Group's Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) – one of the world's biggest

May 19, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 19, 2020

Rizal Harahap, Pekanbaru – A critically endangered Sumatran tiger was found dead in a conservation area in the Siak administrative region of Riau on Monday with one of its legs caught

May 16, 2020

The Guardian - May 16, 2020

Elle Hunt, East Kalimantan – They were the lucky ones: Robin, Amalia, Eska; three orphaned orangutans unrelated but by circumstance, rescued from a private zoo in the East Kalimantan p

May 9, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 9, 2020

Apriadi Gunawan, Medan – The Environment and Forestry Ministry's rapid response team for the environment, the Leopards, has thwarted alleged attempts to smuggle hundreds of protected t

Jakarta Globe - May 9, 2020

Nur Yasmin, Jakarta – Over 50 zoos in Indonesia are in dire need of donations as Covid-19 hit reduces the zoo's income, putting its animals, including the endangered species at risk of

May 8, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 8, 2020

Made Anthony Iswara, Jakarta – In a worst-case scenario, it may be necessary to kill zoo animals to feed other animals to resolve a hunger crisis at zoos stemming from a lack of revenu

May 3, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 3, 2020

Rizki Fachriansyah, Jakarta – The Indonesian Zoo Association (PKBSI) has launched an online fundraiser asking members of the public to help feed thousands of animals in captivity acros

April 30, 2020

Channel News Asia - April 30, 2020

Bandung, Indonesia – Thousands of animals, including endangered Sumatran tigers and Bornean orangutans, are facing starvation at Indonesia's zoos as the global pandemic pushes shuttere

April 28, 2020

Jakarta Post - April 28, 2020

Apriadi Gunawan, Medan – The Medan Zoo in North Sumatra launched a donation campaign on Monday in the hopes of covering its operational budget and supplying food for animals in the par

April 26, 2020

Jakarta Post - April 26, 2020

Arya Dipa, Bandung – Thousands of animals living in Indonesian zoos are facing the threat of famine as management struggles to afford animal feed as would-be visitors stay home to cont

April 22, 2020

Jakarta Post - April 22, 2020

Made Anthony Iswara, Jakarta – Five-year-old Sumatran tiger Corina had one of her legs stuck in a wire trap for at least three days at a forest in Teluk Meranti, Pelalawan, Riau before

April 16, 2020

Jakarta Post - April 16, 2020

Rizal Harahap, Pekanbaru – An elephant was found brutally killed four kilometers away from the Kelayang district head office in Indragiri Hulu regency, Riau, on Wednesday, with the per

April 6, 2020

Jakarta Post - April 6, 2020

Apriadi Gunawan, Medan – A 42-year-old farmer was mauled to death by a Sumatran tiger in the encroached forest area of Mount Leuser National Park in Langkat regency, North Sumatra over

April 4, 2020

Channel News Asia - April 4, 2020

Jakarta – Poaching and habitat loss have decimated Indonesia's orangutan population, but now coronavirus has emerged as another potential deadly threat to the critically endangered spe

April 1, 2020

Mongabay - April 1, 2020

Junaidi Hanafiah, Aceh Besar, Indonesia – Conservationists say a road project at the northern tip of Indonesia's Sumatra Island poses a threat to critically endangered wildlife, but th