Sunday, 24 Zulhijjah 1440 / 25 August 2019

Sunday, 24 Zulhijjah 1440 / 25 August 2019

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Minister admits poor law enforcement in handling wildfire

Thursday, 22 Aug 2019 08:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs Wiranto has admitted poor law enforcement against individuals applying slash and burn method caused forest and land fires....

Tesso Nilo elephants show signs of stress due to forest fire

Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019 08:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- Mahouts of the elephant Flying Squad at the Tesso Nilo National (TNTN ) Park had to evacuate the trained elephants to a safer place, as they...

Satellite detects 2,070 hotspots across Indonesia

Friday, 09 Aug 2019 02:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Environmental Affairs and Forestry Ministry recorded 2,070 hotspots, with a confidence rate at over 80 percent, during the January-July 2019 period, based on monitoring...

Potential forest fires detected in Riau Province: BMKG

Friday, 22 Feb 2019 17:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The Pekanbaru Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) has detected 54 hotspots, indicating potential occurrences of bush and forest fires, in several parts of Riau Province...

Jokowi calls on Riau Governor to prevent forest fire

Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 17:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has urged newly installed Riau Governor Syamsuar and Deputy Governor Edy Natar Nasution to prevent forest fires in the Sumatran province. Riau...

Ministry prepares for forest fires following El Nino forcast

Monday, 07 Jan 2019 17:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Environment and Forestry Ministry has taken early precautionary measures against land and forest fires. Moreover, the climatology agency has forecasted moderate El Nino to came...

Seven hotspots detected in Riau Province

Friday, 04 Jan 2019 20:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The Terra and Aqua satellites detected seven hotspots indicating forest fires in Riau Province on Friday. The confidence rate of the satellite image was above 50...

80 hotspots detected across Sumatra

Wednesday, 26 Sep 2018 20:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The number of hotspots detected across Sumatra Island increased to 80 on Wednesday, from 13 on the previous day. Of the total 80 hotspots, 38 were...

South Sumatra intensifies weather modification technology

Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018 03:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALEMBANG -- The Government of South Sumatra Province is currently intensifying Weather Modification Technology (WMT) by sprinkling salt over clouds to prevent widespread land and forest fires. Agency...

87 hotspots detected in four Sumatran provinces

Monday, 17 Sep 2018 23:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDA ACEH -- A total of 87 hotspots, indicating forest and plantation fires, were detected in the provinces of Riau, South Sumatra, Bangka Belitung, and Lampung on Sumatra...

Sumbar Pantau Tiga Titik Panas

Tuesday, 25 Jul 2017 15:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- Panasnya cuaca di kawasan Sumatra mulai berdampak pada munculnya titik-titik panas (hotspot). Badan Meteorologi, Klimatologi, dan Geofosika (BMKG) memantau paling tidak terdapat tiga titik panas di...

Aceh detects 35 hotspots

Tuesday, 25 Jul 2017 14:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDA ACEH -- A total of 35 hotspots indicating wildfires, were detected by the Terra and Aqua satellites in Aceh Province on Tuesday morning."Based on the monitoring conducted...

BMKG detects seven hotspots in Riau

Monday, 10 Apr 2017 17:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The Meteorological, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) has detected seven hotspots indicating forest fires in Riau Province on Monday. "The hotspots are spread across Indragiri Hulu, Pelalawan,...

BMKG detects two hotspots in Riau

Friday, 07 Apr 2017 19:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU – Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Council (BMKG) Pekanbaru Station detected two hotspots indicated as forest and land fire in Riau on Thursday (April 6). "Two hotspots are...

Satelites detect 65 hotspots in Sumatra

Saturday, 27 Aug 2016 18:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU  --  NASA's Aqua and Terra satellites detected 65 hotspots of forest fires across Sumatra Island with an accuracy rate at 50 percent, on Saturday morning. The number increased...

Two platoons of Brimob personnel deployed to fight forest fire

Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 22:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The Riau Provincial Police is deploying two platoons of Mobile Brigade (Brimob) personnel to help fight land and forest fires in Rokan Hilir district, Riau province. "We...

Lapan detects 92 hotspots across Sumatra

Sunday, 14 Aug 2016 22:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- Indonesia's National Institute of Aeronautics and Space (Lapan) detected 92 hotspots across Sumatra Island, mostly in Riau Province, on Sunday. "This afternoon, satellites detected 92 hotspots in...

Satellites detect 27 hotspots in Riau

Monday, 11 Apr 2016 21:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The Terra and Aqua satellites detected 27 hotspots in eight districts of Riau Province on Monday at 5 a.m. local time.Of the 27 hotspots, 11 were...

Two hotspots detected in Bangka Belitung

Sunday, 18 Oct 2015 22:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KOBA -- Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) of Pangkalpinang stated that the Terra and Aqua satellite detected two hotspots in Bangka Belitung."Based on observation of Terra and...

Satellites detect 214 hotspots on Sumatra Island

Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The Terra and Aqua satellites detected 214 hotspots in eight provinces across Sumatra Island on Tuesday, at 5 a.m. local time."Jambi and South Sumatra are the...

148 hotspots detected on Sumatra Island

Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015 20:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The Terra and Aqua Satellites detected 148 hotspots across Sumatra Island, including 45 in Riau Province on Tuesday morning."Based on data captured by the Terra and...

Satellites detect 308 hotspots indicating wildfires in Sumatra Island

Sunday, 26 Jul 2015 11:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The Terra and Aqua satellites detected 308 hotspots indicating wildfires on Sumatra Island, Sunday, Head of the Pakanbaru meteorology, climatology and geophysics office (BMKG) Sugarin said.Riau...

14 hotspots detected in Penajam, East Kalimantan

Tuesday, 02 Jun 2015 16:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SAMARINDA -- Some 14 hotspots, which have a high risk to trigger wildfires, were detected in Penajam Paser Utara district, East Kalimantan Province."We have recorded 14 hotspots, which...

Five hotspots detected in Kuantan Singingi

Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 14:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUANTAN SINGINGI -- Five hotspots resulting from forest and plantation fires were detected in Kuantan Singingi, Riau Province, a local official stated here on Tuesday.The hotspots were found...

Hotspots detected in eight sub-districts in S Kalimantan

Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 11:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PELAIHARI -- A number of hotspots of forest and plantation fires were detected in eight sub-districts in Tanah Laut District, South Kalimantan Province, an official said here on...

Riau police name 85 suspects in land fires

Sunday, 23 Mar 2014 22:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- Riau provincial police had named 85 suspects in alleged land fires cases in several locations of the province, according to Riau police chief Brig Gen Condro...

Riau Province extends emergency response timeline amid ongoing forest fires

Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 18:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU -- The government of Riau province announced it will extend the timeline for emergency response following ongoing forest fires in the area, here on Tuesday."Emergency response will...

BMKG discovers five hotspots in Batam

Thursday, 06 Mar 2014 18:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BATAM -- Hang Nadim Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) has discovered five hotspots from forest fire across Riau Island Province, according BMKG spokesman Phillip Mustamu."We have discovered...