Keanekaragaman burung di Indonesia pada 2023 bertambah sebanyak 11 spesies dan terdapat pengurangan sebanyak tiga spesies. Dengan demikian, tahun ini jumlah burung di Indonesia menjadi 1826 spesies. Hal ini juga memengaruhi jumlah burung endemis yang
Press Release - Bird Status in Indonesia 2021: Nine Bird Species are Increasingly at Risk of Experiencing Extinction
In line with science development, bird diversity in Indonesia is ever-changing through time, counting to 1818 species by early 2022. The number was also influenced by the merging and segregation of species. Meanwhile, the highest risk of bird extinction in the world currently occurs in Indonesia.
In 2019, the number of bird species increased to 1.777, including both residents and migrants, which annually visit Indonesia. Compared to the year 2018—which was 1.771 species—six species have been added to the list. The addition was possible due to the taxonomical split and new bird records in Indonesia.
As agents of pollination, insect pest control and seed dispersal, birds are important for sustainability of natural ecosystems in the urbans. The presence of birds in urban areas is one indicator of good environmental quality. But, in the midst of busy urban life in Indonesia, how many people are aware of their presence or even recognize the birds around them?
Bogor (11/08) – Kementerian Lingkungan Hidup dan Kehutanan telah resmi mencabut dan menyatakan Lampiran Peraturan Pemerintah Nomor 7 Tahun 1999 tentang Pengawetan Jenis Tumbuhan dan Satwa tidak berlaku. Lampiran tersebut kemudian digantikan dengan Peraturan Menteri
In a press release dated 31 May 2018, it was stated that a bird species has been added to the list of protected species and the number has increased from 435 species in 2017 to 436 in 2018. Based on a study conducted by Burung Indonesia