NEWSLETTER OCTOBER 2020 – ECOLODGES INDONESIA CONTENTS Introduction Developments – the Lodges Developments – Indonesian Conservation Foundation – Our World Some of the animals seen at our lodges over this period Ecosafari Indonesia The Future INTRODUCTION Since the last Newsletter in June 2020, the COVID global situation has deteriorated affecting predictions on the length of this pandemic. Our original plans were based on an 18 month time-line from April 2020; we now think it […]
ABOUT OUR TOUR SUNGAI BULUH KECIL TOUR IN TANJUNG PUTING NATIONAL PARK The Tanjung Puting National Park in Central Kalimantan, Borneo is one of the ecological gems of Indonesia. One of the few places left in the world where you can see wild orangutans, the park contains seven other primate species and myriads of butterflies and other insects. The history of the park has been written up by Ecolodges Indonesia on https://ecolodgesindonesia.com/tanjung-puting-national-park-history/ In the south […]
ANIMAL SIGHTED AT OUR LODGE Bare Throated Whistler, the fantastic songbird of Kelimutu All of us know that the icon of Kelimutu area is The magnificent Three Color Lakes National Park. But in this area you could also explore the fascinating culture and natural beauty of Flores. The Kelimutu area is rich with birdlife and contains some of the endemic species of Flores. Bare-throathed whistler is one of several wild birds in Kelimutu National Park […]
MBELILING MOUNTAIN ECOLODGE THE PLACE TO BE DURING LOCKDOWN A tour based at the Mbeliling Mountain Ecolodge has many attractions – a safe COVID environment, peace and quiet, healthy organic food, beautiful scenery, healthy climate, hiking and its main attractions birds. Detlef Davies, a professional birder and investor in Ecolodges Indonesia has highlighted some of the birds seen by Valery Scholaert, a professional Belgian birder https://holisticbirding.wordpress.com/splendid-birding-spot-mbeliling-mountain-ecolodge-flores-indonesia/ There are many more birds often seen or heard […]
ANIMAL SIGHTED AT OUR LODGE – ITS TIME TO MEET A CUTE YOUNG MOLUCCAN SCOPS OWL AT MBELILING ECOLODGE !
ANIMAL SIGHTED AT OUR LODGE. ITS TIME TO MEET A CUTE YOUNG MOLUCCAN SCOPS OWL AT MBELILING ECOLODGE ! For wildlife lovers, this is one of our best birding lodges! This lodge was built to supremely respect the surrounding nature, on the side of Mount Mbeliling. The Mbeliling Ecolodge will give you a chance to see many birds including all four of the Flores endemics, the Flores Hanging Parrot, Flores Monarch, Flores Scops Owl, and […]