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Help and Keep Bali’s Beaches Clean

Help and Keep Bali’s Beaches Clean

Continuing the successful environmental action last year, community beach clean up would like to invite you and to partake in 2016 Beach Clean Up which will start this coming weekend.

Indonesia Second Biggest Marine Pollutant

Indonesia Second Biggest Marine Pollutant

Indonesia produced 3.2 million tons of plastic waste in 2010, with around 1.29 million tons of that ending up in the ocean, according to a study published in the journal Science. The figure places Indonesia second only to China, with its 8.8 million tons of waste, or 27 percent of global plastic waste quoted from thejakartapost.com.

Indonesia’s Forests Will be Gone by 2043: NGOs

Indonesia’s Forests Will be Gone by 2043: NGOs

Forest Watch Indonesia says forests in Sumatra, Java, Bali and Nusa Tenggara are threatened to be gone by 2043 if the government cannot reduce the current rate of deforestation that reach about 1.1 million hectares per year.

Indonesia Haze On Track To Be Worst Ever

Indonesia Haze On Track To Be Worst Ever

The shock assessment came as Jakarta said the number of blazes was increasing across the archipelago despite a multinational firefighting effort, and announced plans to deploy more water-bombing aircraft.

Nuclear Waste Can Be Stored At New San Onofre

Nuclear Waste Can Be Stored At New San Onofre

The California Coastal Commission on Tuesday approved construction of a controversial “concrete monolith” to bury spent fuel at the shuttered San Onofre nuclear power plant, despite many unknowns — including precisely how the casks containing the deadly waste will be monitored.

58,000 Hectares Ablaze in Sumatra as Haze Spreads West

58,000 Hectares Ablaze in Sumatra as Haze Spreads West

Fires that have cloaked large swaths of Sumatra in a choking haze, spreading as far as Singapore, have destroyed at least 58,000 hectares of forest on the Indonesian island, an official said.

Ecuador Seizes 200,000 Shark Fins

Ecuador Seizes 200,000 Shark Fins

Police in the Ecuadorian port city of Manta say they have seized about 200,000 shark fins destined to be illegally exported to Asia where they would fetch up to $1.5m.

Let’s Save Water: Crisis in Bali

Let’s Save Water: Crisis in Bali

Based on research, including interviews with 100 foreign tours in 2010, as many as 90% of those interviewed assumed that Bali still has abundant supplies of fresh water. 50% of those interviewed expressed surprise when informed of Bali’s water crisis. 68% of those informed of the crisis, pledged to try to conserve water if asked to do so by hotels in Bali, and 36% said they would willingly pay an environmental tax levy.