Posts tagged Sumatra.

Big orangutan called Samu at Mount Leuser National Park, Aceh, Indonesia.
(by Silvia y Juan Siju)

Big orangutan called Samu at Mount Leuser National Park, Aceh, Indonesia.

(by Silvia y Juan Siju)

SUBMISSION: Yoke Clara. Thank you.
The fisherman’s boats in Tanjung Balai, North Sumatra, Indonesia.

SUBMISSION: Yoke Clara. Thank you.

The fisherman’s boats in Tanjung Balai, North Sumatra, Indonesia.

Some of 2004 Aceh’s tsunami victims, seen inside Tsunami Museum, Banda Aceh, Aceh, Indonesia.
(by Bara Tumova)

Some of 2004 Aceh’s tsunami victims, seen inside Tsunami Museum, Banda Aceh, Aceh, Indonesia.

(by Bara Tumova)

Shaman of Nias Island, North Sumatra, Indonesia.
(by Mathijs van den Bosch)

Shaman of Nias Island, North Sumatra, Indonesia.

(by Mathijs van den Bosch)

beingindonesian:

Indonesia is the world champion in deforestation.
Greenpeace says that between 2000 and 2005 Indonesia had the fastest rate of deforestation in the world, destroying an area the equivalent to 300 soccer fields every hour.
Greenpeace has successfully applied to the Guinness Book of World Records to have Indonesia’s status as the world Number One in rainforest deforestation. (Source: Indonesia Matters)
Above is the condition of Riau’s forest back in 2009.
(by Greenpeace Southeast Asia)

beingindonesian:

Indonesia is the world champion in deforestation.

Greenpeace says that between 2000 and 2005 Indonesia had the fastest rate of deforestation in the world, destroying an area the equivalent to 300 soccer fields every hour.

Greenpeace has successfully applied to the Guinness Book of World Records to have Indonesia’s status as the world Number One in rainforest deforestation. (Source: Indonesia Matters)

Above is the condition of Riau’s forest back in 2009.

(by Greenpeace Southeast Asia)

Pembalakan liar dengan pembakaran menyebabkan bencana kabut asap di Riau dan sekitarnya, menyerang setiap lini kehidupan. Semoga kebakaran cepat dihentikan dan penduduk yang terkena imbas kembali dapat menghirup udara yang bersih dan segar.

#PrayForRiau

Foto 1 & 3, foto 2, foto 4

Sinabung eruption by night, Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia.
(by Tibt Nangin)

Sinabung eruption by night, Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia.

(by Tibt Nangin)

#PrayForSinabung

allaboutindonesia:

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Mount Sinabung in Sumatra, Indonesia has been erupting on and off since September, and this past Saturday erupted once again resulting 14 deaths. Let’s hope for the safety and recovery of locals in Sinabung.

Photo: S Aditya/Reuters

SUBMISSION: perigi. Thank you.
Memandang Dunia dari Danau Talang, Solok, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia.

SUBMISSION: perigi. Thank you.

Memandang Dunia dari Danau Talang, Solok, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia.

iloveaceh:

Seuramoe Mekah, seni dan budaya Aceh dalam video.

Uma (house) at Mentawai Island, West Sumatra, Indonesia.
(by Batara Surya)

Uma (house) at Mentawai Island, West Sumatra, Indonesia.

(by Batara Surya)

Winter at Nias, North Sumatra, Indonesia.
(by Steven Chu)

Winter at Nias, North Sumatra, Indonesia.

(by Steven Chu)

Benteng tua peninggalan masa penjajahan Belanda, Pantai Ujong Kareng, Meulaboh, Aceh, Indonesia.
(by Said Firman Furqan)

Benteng tua peninggalan masa penjajahan Belanda, Pantai Ujong Kareng, Meulaboh, Aceh, Indonesia.

(by Said Firman Furqan)

Custom wedding dress of Lampung Pepadun bride, Lampung, Indonesia.
(by Sigit A. Nugroho)

Custom wedding dress of Lampung Pepadun bride, Lampung, Indonesia.

(by Sigit A. Nugroho)

Erupsi Gunung Sinabung di Karo, Sumatra Utara, Indonesia.
Gunung api aktif yang berdekatan posisinya dengan Gunung Sibayak ini telah ditingkatkan statusnya menjadi ‘awas’ sejak Sabtu (23/11) kemarin.

Erupsi Gunung Sinabung di Karo, Sumatra Utara, Indonesia.

Gunung api aktif yang berdekatan posisinya dengan Gunung Sibayak ini telah ditingkatkan statusnya menjadi ‘awas’ sejak Sabtu (23/11) kemarin.