The Importance of Sugihan Wetlands (South Sumatra Province) for Birds Habitat

Setiawan, Arum and Iqbal, Muhammad and PORMANSYAH, PORMANSYAH and Priscilia, Bela and Setiawan, Doni and Yustian, Indra (2020) The Importance of Sugihan Wetlands (South Sumatra Province) for Birds Habitat. The 6th International Converence on Biological Sciences ICBS 2019, AIP Conference Proceeding, 2260. 020003-1-020003-6. ISSN ISBN 978-0-7354-2020-5

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The Sugihan wetlands is conducted in 2016 to 2019. Three field visits were carried out to looking at how many number of bird an unique landscape in Ogan Komering Ilir district, South Sumatra province, Indonesia. The area covering is about 2.863 km², mostly dominated by wetlands, ranging from peatland to the mangrove zone and including Padang-Sugihan Wildlife Reserve. A survey to asses bird diversity in Sugihan wetlands has been species in this areas. There are 45 species of birds found in Sugihan wetlands, including two species listed as threatened by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), nine species protected by Indonesian law, and five species listed as CITES (The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) appendix II. Presence of threatened, protected species by Indonesian law and number of listed species under CITES appendix II suggest Sugihan wetlands as important habitat for birds.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Proceeding International Conference (Scopus)
Subjects: Q Science > QL Zoology > QL1-355 General. Including geographical distribution
Divisions: 08-Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Science > 46201-Biology (S1)
Depositing User: Dr Arum Setiawan
Date Deposited: 01 Feb 2021 23:59
Last Modified: 01 Feb 2021 23:59

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