Padang Sugihan Wildlife Reserve

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Gov.Regulation Decree of the minister of forestry No 004/Kpts-II/1983
Date April 19,1983
Large (Hektar) 75.000
Technical implementation Unit BKSDA Sumatera Selatan
Note Wildlife Sanctuary of Padang Sugihan was determined based on the Decree of the Minister of Forestry No. 004 / Kpts-II / 1983, dated 19 April 1983 with an area of ​​71,807 Ha. Based on Forestry Minister Decree No. 193 / Kpts-II / 1993 dated 27 February 1993 to 86,932 Ha.

The status of this area was previously fixed production forest and planned by the government as a transmigration site. At that location have been built canals / channels primary and secondary lines 21, SP3, SP4, SP5, SP6 and SP7.

At the location around the planned area as the transmigration site there are ± 232 elephants are trapped and can not get out of the transmigration area. The elephants are feared to be disturbed because of the limited existence of existing habitats or otherwise can disrupt transmigration settlements to be built dolokasi it. Based on the above considerations then the elephants are herded and moved to the new habitat of Padang Sugihan Forest with ecosystems eligible for elephant habitat. And finally on April 19, 1983 the area was designated as a Wildlife Sanctuary.

This Wildlife Sanctuary covers lowland areas from periodic floods of forests, swamps and grasslands. Habitat when the park was set up included peat swamp forest, swamp meadow, river swamp forest and Melaleuca dry forest. forest areas Peat-swamp floods most of the year, while the rest of the park’s flood area periodically to a depth of 1-1.5 meters.

GOVERMENT ADMINISTRATION

Province Sumatera Selatan
City/Regency
  1. Kabupaten Banyuasin
  2. Kabupaten Ogan Komering Ilir
District 1.1 Kecamatan Muara Padang

2.1 Kecamatan Air Sugihan

Village

PHYSICAL CONDITION

Elevation (mDpl)
Topology&Geology
Climate
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Temperature
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POTENTIAL BIOTIC AREA

Habitat

Mountain
Lake
River

Flora

Endemik
Identification Based on research results of South Sumatera KSDA, KSDA II Tanjung Karang and Bogor Forest Research Institute / Institute, it is known that the most dominant flora species is Gelam (Melaloca leucadendron). In the middle of the region with high topography there are types Meranti (Shorea sp.), Jelutung (Dyera costulata), Ficus sp. and Camnospermae sp .. The middle with low topography consists of Pales (Licuala sp.), Sallaca conferta, Eugenia grata, Rasau (Pandanus sp.), Dillenia sp., Tersrangia abovava, Calamus spp., Zingiberaceal, Shrimp (Sternachena palustris), elephant fern (Acratium sp.) and Pakis design (Pteridium aguilium). On the edge of the riverbank is overgrown by Nipah (Nypa fricticen), Nibung (Oncosperma tegillaria), Sedayan (Schleria purpurenceus), Pedada (Sonneratia casiolaris) and Rhizopora sp. While the type of plants under which is the elephant food is Purus rat (Equisetum debile), Kumpai oil (Pospolium canigatum), Kumpai tem …

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Overview of flora in South Sumatra
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Fauna

Endemik
Identification Mammals: Elephants (Elephans maximus), Sumatran tiger (Phantera tigris sumatrensis), Tapir (Tapiris indicus), Deer (Ceivus unicolor), Deer (Muntiacus muncak), Honey Bear (Helarctosmalayanus), deer (TragulusJavanicus), Squirrel Land (Lariscus insignis ), Flying Squirrel (Petaurisca eleans), Jelarang (Ratufabicolor sp.), Squirrels,

Primates: Siamang (Symphalangus cyndact ylus), Lutung (Cersopitechdae sp.), Owa (Hylopatidae), Beruk (Macaca pegensis), Apes (Macaca sp.),

Reptiles: Labi-labi (Trionyx cartilagineus), Crocodile crocodile (Crocodylus porosus), as well as various snakes

Bird: Hornbird (Buceros spp.), Snake Pupuk (Anhinga sp.), Tongtong Stork (Ciconia episcopus), Shrimp King (Halicyon tunebris), Manyar Tempua Birds, including Storm’s Stork, White-winged Duck and the Great Hornbill.

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overview of fauna in South Sumatra
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SOURCE:

Website
  1. pika.ksdae.menlhk.go.id; September 2017
  2. nasional.republika.co.id; September 2017
  3. mongabay.co.id; September 2017
  4. en.wikipedia.org; September 2017
  5. beritapagi.co.id; September 2017
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Blog
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PDF
  1. Statistik Dirjen KSDAE 2016; Dirjen KSDAE (Link: drive.google.com)
  2. Statistik Dirjen KSDAE 2015; Dirjen KSDAE (Link:drive.google.com)
  3. Rencana Tata Ruang Wilayah PROVINSI SUMATERA SELATAN 2005-2019 (Link:drive.google.com)
  4. Strategi dan Rencana Aksi Keanekaragaman Hayati Provinsi Sumatera Selatan/SeHati Sumsel (2017-2021); Dinas Kehutanan Pemerintah Provinsi Sumatera Selatan, 2017 (Link:drive.google.com)
  5. STRATEGI KONSERVASI GAJAH SUMATERA (Elephas maximus sumatranus Temminck) DI SUAKA MARGASATWA PADANG SUGIHAN PROVINSI SUMATERA SELATAN BERDASARKAN DAYA DUKUNG HABITAT; Agnes Indra Mahanani, PROGRAM MAGISTER ILMU LINGKUNGAN, PROGRAM PASCA SARJANA, UNIVERSITAS DIPONEGORO, SEMARANG, 2012 (Link:drive.google.com)
  6. DAYA DUKUNG HABITAT GAJAH SUMATERA (Elephas maximus sumatranus Temminck) DI SUAKA MARGASATWA PADANG SUGIHAN PROVINSI SUMATERA SELATAN; Agnes Indra Mahanani, Magister Ilmu Lingkungan Undip, Balai Konservasi Sumber Daya Alam Sumatera Selatan; Ign. Boedi Hendrarto, Fakultas Perikanan dan Ilmu Kelautan Undip; Tri Retnaningsih Soeprobowati, Fakultas Sains dan Matematika Undip; 2012 (Link:drive.google.com)
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