Category: Way Kambas National Park

ANIMAL SIGHTED AT OUR LODGE THE FOOTAGE A GROUP OF WILD ELEPHANTS AT THE RIVER OF WAY KAMBAS NATIONAL PARK

ANIMAL SIGHTED AT OUR LODGE THE FOOTAGE A GROUP OF WILD ELEPHANTS AT THE RIVER OF WAY KAMBAS NATIONAL PARK   Way Kambas National Park (WKNP) is located in the Lampung Province in southern Sumatra. Though this park widely famous by their Sumatran elephant, but more than that, the park has more than 300 bird species and 50 different species of mammals of which many are critically endangered like Sumatran tiger and rhino. Considering its […]

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ABOUT OUR TOUR PRIMATES

ABOUT OUR TOUR PRIMATES One group of animals where Ecolodges Indonesia excels is the primates. This is especially the case at our Rimba Orangutan Ecolodge, situated on the edge of the Tanjung Puting National Park in Kalimantan Borneo, where up to eight species can be seen on a visit. However, important species also can be found in the Way Kambas national park, when based at the Satwa Sumatra Ecolodge.  Dry area sub species of the […]

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PARTNERS OF THE INDONESIA CONSERVATION FOUNDATION YAYASAN KONSERVASI INDONESIA – BUMI KITA (ICFOW/YKIBK)

PARTNERS OF THE INDONESIA CONSERVATION FOUNDATION YAYASAN KONSERVASI INDONESIA – BUMI KITA (ICFOW/YKIBK) “No man is an island” is a quote from John Donne’s devotions of 1624 and is relevant to all of us today as we struggle forward under the burden of the COVID global pandemic.  We are excited by not only the support of individuals but also by the support of companies and a school. We wish to highlight some of these in […]

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ANIMAL SIGHTED AT OUR LODGE – THE EXOTIC CALLS OF SIOMANG

ANIMAL SIGHTED AT OUR LODGETHE EXOTIC CALLS OF SIOMANG Way Kambas National Park is located in the south of Sumatran island, province of Lampung. The National Park covers an area of 1300 sq km and about 2.5 drive from the airport of Bandar Lampung.Way Kambas is one of the oldest protected forests in Indonesia, and despite heavy logging, development, and poaching in the area, has retained populations of some of South-East Asia’s most endangered mammals. […]

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NEWSLETTER OCTOBER 2020 – ECOLODGES INDONESIA

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 […]

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UPDATE NEWS FROM OUR FOUNDATION – SUPPORT FIRE FIGHTING UNIT AT WAY KAMBAS NATIONAL PARK

UPDATE NEWS FROM OUR FOUNDATION SUPPORT FIRE FIGHTING UNIT AT WAY KAMBAS NATIONAL PARK We have some exciting news for you ! At the end of September, we was sent some fund  from the ‘All For Nature’ Travel Agency, in Holland, collected by Annemiek van Gijn, for our Indonesian Conservation Foundation-Our World, to support the fire unit patrol at Way Kambas National Park in Lampung-Sumatra. This resulted in the immediate purchase locally of 15 water […]

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