Vocal interactions between pairs of Sumatran laughingthrushes (Garrulax bicolor) – April 2013

By AnaïsTritto anais.tritto@hotmail.fr This vocalization study tries to determine the frequency of calls made by pairs of Sumatran laughingthrushes at Cikananga Conservation Breeding Centre. As this species is quite sensitive and seems to be territorial, it is worth knowing if several pairs housed in the same building can have deleterious effect on their welfare and on […]

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Program Konservasi Breeding Jalak Putih (Sturnus melanopterus)

Program Konservasi Breeding Jalak Putih (Sturnus melanopterus) Ada sekitar 26 spesies burung dari kelompok jalak jalakan (Sturnidae) dari 1.598 spesies burung di Indonesia. Dua spesies burung jalak di antaranya yaitu Jalak Bali (Leucopsar rothschildi) dan Jalak Putih (Sturnus melanopterus) merupakan spesies burung endemik Indonesia dengan status satwa yang dilindungi di Indonesia serta keterancamannya dikelompokkan “Kritis” […]

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Eagle Release Socialization in Takokak village

Juni 2013 Pemberian informasi yang benar kepada masyarakat merupakan hal penting karena informasi merupakan petunjuk bagaimana seseorang dapat bertindak. Pusat Penyelamatan Satwa Cikananga (PPSC) merupakan sebuah organisasi non pemerintah yang bergerak dibidang pelestarian satwa liar di Indonesia merasakan bahwa transfer informasi dari PPSC ke masyarakat sangatlah penting. Hal ini penting dalam membentuk pola fikir masyarakat […]

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Releasing Bulu the Buffy Fish Owl

June 2013 Bulu, the Buffy Fish Owl (Ketupa ketupu) who we confiscated on the 1st of March 2013 is already released!. This beautiful bird we confiscated when he was still a baby and could not even fly and we had to hand feed him. Now 3 months later he is catching his own fish out […]

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Evacuation 6 raptors from Bandung

June 2013 Cikananga Rescue Team evacuating the nine raptors from the Nature Resource Conservation Office (BKSDA) Jawa Barat in 30th May 2013. These eagles are 4 Changeable Hawk-eagles (Spizaetus cirrhatus) and 2 Crested Serpent-eagles (Spilornis cheela) they were from confiscation of Forestry officer during the last 6 months of 2013. We immediately did medical check […]

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Finally Geulis transferred to Primate Rehabilitation Center of ASPINAL Indonesia

May 2013 In 30th May 2013, Cikananga team transferred Geulis, The javan leaf monkey (Trachypithecus auratus) to the Javan Primate Rehabilitation Center of Aspinal Indonesia in Ciwidey, Bandung Regency. It had been one year Geulis residing our center after rescuing from her lost in the village around Gede-Pangrango National Park in Sukabumi on May 2012, […]

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Al Jabr and Jakarta Nanyang School visited Cikananga

May 2013 The Environmental Education (EE) program allows students to learn about Indonesia’s most endangered animals. They have the opportunity to join the growing work of animal care and take home the information to raise the awareness of Indonesian wildlife in their community. The program aims to increase if a gain of knowledge regarding animal […]

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A VOCALIZATION STUDY OF 2 SPECIES OF ENDANGERED BIRDS IN CIKANANGA CONSERVATION BREEDING PROGRAM

By Anais Tritto Study on the vocalization of the Javan green magpie (Cissa thalassina thalassina) The Javan Green magpie is a critically endangered species which is quite unknown. Few are known on its biology as this species is now difficult to find on the wild. This species shows no sexual dimorphism and a deep study […]

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Black-winged starling released

April 2013 Tahun 2013 ini semakin lengkap dengan terealisasikannya penglepasliararan para burung malaikat putih kembali ke habitat alaminya di kawasan Taman Nasional Gunung Halimun Salak, kegiatan tersebut akan menambah keanekaragaman hayati kawasan taman nasional dan semoga penglepasan ini akan dapat memulihkan habitat dan ekosistem setempat. Penglepasan para malaikat putih ini merupakan hasil kerjasama antara Kemenhut, […]

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The progress of the release of Leopard Dimas is going well

March 2013 We made a release plan, time line and found people who are willing to help us with this program and the plan is to release Dimas within 2-3 months from now. We started with the collection of data via internet and local contacts and we found 10 potential release sites which are assessed […]

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