Silvery Javan Gibbons Project: Thanks for the support

Update from the field: Silvery Gibbon Project Lenkong Wanicare Foundation – PPSC The Silvery gibbons that were forced to forage outside the safety of their forest in Lengkong, reported on the 1st of November, are receiving extra food in their forest for three weeks now. Last week the gibbons did not visit the village on […]

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A misery leopard rescued

Yesterday evening this female Javan leopard arrived in Cikananga Wildlife Center! She was brought by the police who also confiscated her. The story of the persons who kept this poor girl is that they where hunting for pigs and suddenly saw 2 leopards fighting, one leopard run in to the rice field and got stuck […]

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Preciously animals were rescued

Yesterday we received 4 birds of paradise, a sunbear, 2 gibbons and a clouded leopard that were confiscated from an illegal trader. These animals ere rescued by BKSDA Wilayah I and evacuated to our center to have rehabilitation and care. We really need support to create a (hopefully temporary) home for these young and very […]

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New arrivals from illegal trade

New arrivals from illegal trade: 6 eagles where confiscated from a trader in Bogor by the organisation JAAN. Also an Asian short clawed otter and a porcupine where confiscated from the same trader. All animals are still pretty young! This morning they arrived in Cikananga. Before entering the quarantine they all received a medical exam.The […]

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Education program in habitat of Cikepuh

Last September 30th, Cikananga Wildlife Center with BKSDA officer held awareness program through the conservation education in area of Suaka Margasatwa Cikepuh,south of Sukabumi. This program introduces habitat and wildlife of Cikepuh to the participants of nature communities around “Pajampangan” southern Sukabumi. As we know that Cikepuh is a protected area where still can find […]

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Agile Gibbon is handed over

Once in this September a juvenile Agile Gibbon (Hylobates agilis) was surrendered by the owner from Jakarta city. Olif the name now is residing the quarantine block of Cikananga before moving to our enclosure at our rehabilitation park. And thanks to the first owner who donate diets for Olif for every month.

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Dennis Home

After 198 days Dennis is leaving Cikananga. In the 7 months with us he clearly made great progress and now all paperwork is ready, he can be transferred back home to Sumatra, to the SOCP orangutan rehabilitation Center where he will integrate in a group of similar Orangutans, and later on hopefully back in to […]

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A new arrival at the Raptor Release Program Cikananga

On the 28th of August we got the message that a young Changeable hawk eagle that could not fly yet was rescued from the trade. The next day we went to location as we were concerned it may not receive the good care that would prevent imprinting. On arrival it turned out to be something […]

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Shocking news from gibbon area

On June 6, we received disturbing news from Lengkong (Javan Gibbon Conservation Project Area), our team went directly to Lengkong and was horrified by what we found (photo). With tears in their eyes the local people explained us what happened: The gibbon visited the village on daily basis to look for food because there is […]

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EE Program for Al Jabr season 6

It all starts with awareness and education: 48 elementary school kids are visiting the Cikananga Wildlife Center for 3 days! Wanicare will teach them about the value of nature, animals, the ecosystem and they will help the keepers under our supervision. They wanted to learn how the center has nursed animal from an illegal captivity […]

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