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Thursday, 24. October 2013
Indonesia: expert analysis of hydrology; eco-tourism services; fish and breeding plots; and orangutan home range


- From the 25th of July to the 2nd of August 2013, four experts visited the field-sites in Meliau and Pelaik sub-villages in Kapuas Hulu Corridor (West Kalimantan). The experts analyzed four subjects: hydrology; eco-tourism services (including the needs for monitoring tools); fish and breeding plots; and orangutan home range. At the same time, ForCES team completed a FSC pre-assessment using Global Forest & Trade Networking (GFTN) check list: this activity allowed identifying gaps on community organization management, existing eco-tourism services and forest management.