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Thursday, 15 October 2015 08:23

Nokan River in North Bengkulu (Indonesia Nature Film Society)

The quality and quantity of water in Air Nokan river is still in good condition. Upstream area of this river in block of Protected Forest Bukit Daun. The lowland forest which has been disturbed by human activities. However, in the structure of vegetation, blocks of forest still have a good forest cover, especially in areas that have steep topography.

Based on the spatial analysis of forest cover from the Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK) in the 90s block of this forest in the upstream of Air Nokan river already fragmented from Bukit Barisan range. Because clearings for farms and plantations the forest area continues to suffer a reduction until this year.

 

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