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Indonesia on rhino emergency status

ANTARA - 4 days ago
Other than their location which is prone to tsunamis that may be possible due to Anak Krakatau eruption for example and shift of continental plates, census data of cattle belonging to people living around Ujung Kulon National Park shows that 90 percent...

Was it a Javan tiger?

The Hindu - 4 days ago
A rare big cat in Ujung Kulon National Park, Indonesia, in August, 2017. Rangers at the national park in West Java photographed the cat, leading to speculation that it was a Javan tiger, a species declared extinct 40 years ago.Photo: NYTUJUNG KOLON ...and...

Can the Javan rhino be saved before disaster strikes?

Mongabay.com - 4 days ago
The Javan rhino was once found throughout Southeast Asia, but since the poaching of the last member of its mainland subspecies in Vietnam in 2009, its only population is found in Ujung Kulon National Park on the western tip of Indonesia's Java Island.and...

Javanese Rhinoceros Needs New Habitat

Netralnews - 4 days ago
JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - In addition to the Sumatra Rhinoceros, the Javanese Rhinoceros are also critically endangered. The population of the Javan Rhinoceros in Ujung Kulon National Park (TNUK) is relatively over-populated. However, its fate is ...and...

Possible Sighting of Extinct Tiger in Indonesia

Indonesia Expat - 6 days ago
The Javan Tiger, a legendary Indonesian animal declared to have been extinct for over 40 years, may still be alive after park rangers at Ujung Kulon National Park claim to have spotted and photographed the species last month. “This used to be Javan...

Indonesia abuzz over possible finding of extinct tiger

Mongabay.com - 1 week ago
In the middle of doing a field survey on Aug. 25, a ranger from Ujung Kulon National Park in West Java photographed a big cat that officials failed to immediately identify. It subsequently sparked a speculation that the beast could be the Javan tiger...

Javanese Rhinoceroses Are Now Critically Endangered

Netralnews - 1 week ago
Presented by the Head of Ujung Kulon National Park, Mamat Rahmat, in order to preserve the Javan rhinos, Ujung Kulon National Park established three special teams, namely Rhino Monitoring Unit (RMU), Rhino Protection Unit (RPU), and Resource...

A rare Javan tiger may have been spotted in Indonesia

Rare.us - 1 week ago
The Javan tiger, not seen for 40 years in Indonesia, has been photographed recently by rangers at Ujung Kulon National Park in West Java. The pictures set off a flurry of excitement to an area of the world where natural places are being marginalized ...and...

Long Thought Extinct, Javan Tiger May Have Been Spotted in Indonesia

Smithsonian - 1 week ago
Workers in West Java's Ujung Kulon National Park spotted a big cat that appeared different than any of the species usually seen in the area, and when the pictures were published online, speculation swirled around whether this cat could be the one.and...

Tiger species thought extinct may be alive

The Hindu - 1 week ago
Rangers at Ujung Kulon National Park in West Java last month photographed a big cat unlike any previously seen in the preserve. The pictures, released this week, set off a flurry of speculation that one of Indonesia's legendary species was still alive...

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