OUR FOUNDATION NEWS All the latest on the Ecolodges Indonesia Agricultural projects! At Kelimutu Crater Lakes Ecolodge, the Agricultural project has raised enough money for at least one months salaries, through rice production, tomatoes, and white cabbage, and other vegetables. Now the tomatoes are finished the land has been cleaned and ploughed with our own little tractor by Pak Frengki, ready for new bean seedlings. He has worked so hard, but did not want to […]
BUTTERFLIES FROM THE CANOPY TO FOREST EDGE
BUTTERFLIES FROM THE CANOPY TO FOREST EDGE Instead of projects or Covid, let’s have a look at why we are immersed in projects in the first place! ‘The Forest’ covers so much more than trees and orangutans, sheltering literally billions of species of birds, bats, animals, reptiles, snails, insects, orchids, and ferns, fungi, micro- organisms and lichens and mycellia and more. Here we show just five of the butterflies needed to pollinate the blossoms of […]
UNUSUAL THREATS TO OUR PROJECTS.
UNUSUAL THREATS TO OUR PROJECTS. Since Covid we have experienced threats of loss of income, loss of jobs, and now….. A two- and -half metre long python managed to get itself into the rafters of Ibu Naniks goat pen, lying in wait for the precious kids, her bank account, as it were. The neighbors heard her shouts and called a National Park Forest Ranger who removed it from temptation and returned it to a distant […]
OUR SURVIVAL OVER THE PAST YEAR – HOW HAVE WE DONE IT?
OUR SURVIVAL OVER THE PAST YEAR – HOW HAVE WE DONE IT? On June 12th 2020, a summary of the current status of the company Ecolodges Indonesia with its four ecolodges, two offices (in Bali and Kalimantan) and our eco-safari business was reported on our Facebook site https://www.facebook.com/EcolodgesIndonesia/posts/3113422895346839 Our report on facebook on 12 June 2020 It is useful, more than 12 months on, for us to remind ourselves where we have come […]
TALK FOR INDONESIA CONSERVATION FOUNDATION – OUR WORLD at MIAMI HIGH SCHOOL
OUR FOUNDATION NEWS. TALK FOR INDONESIA CONSERVATION FOUNDATION -OUR WORLD at MIAMI HIGH SCHOOL TALK FOR INDONESIA CONSERVATION FOUNDATION -OUR WORLD at MIAMI HIGH SCHOOL, Gold Coast, QLD Australia. 21 June 2021, to show the importance of the re-wilding of the fire damaged areas of the Tanjung Puting National Park. There were four of us, Jenny Frizsche, once a pupil at Miami High, and passionate advocate for protecting orangutans and their habitat, ever since […]
The Conserve Our World (COW) committee Program 3.2 REWILD TANJUNG PUTTING NATIONAL PARK
The Conserve Our World (COW) committee Program 3.2 REWILD TANJUNG PUTTING NATIONAL PARK The Indonesia Conservation Foundation – Our World (ICFOW), certified by the Government of Indonesia in May 2020, is an integral part of Ecolodges Indonesia, and is playing a vital part in the company’s survival during the COVID 19 pandemic. The most important program is REWILD TANJUNG PUTING (see description on Program 3.2 of the website https://ecolodgesindonesia.com/conservation-foundation/ ). This program is also supported […]