City-Kehati Foundation Will Establish Cooperation in Biological Mapping

Reporter : Rezki Apriliya Iskandar | Editor : Nugroho Adibrata | August 11, 2018 05:22 PM | Hits 157
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Jakarta Provincial Government and Biodiversity Foundation (Kehati) will collaborate on biological mapping, either flora or fauna in Jakarta.

" This is done, thus the biodiversity, either flora or fauna in Jakarta can be mapped, and the most important is looking for ways to not become extinct"

City Deputy for Spatial Planning and Environment, Oswar Mungkasa said that his side is currently preparing the memorandum of understanding (MoU) and the biological mapping work plan.

"This is done, thus the biodiversity, either flora or fauna in Jakarta can be mapped, and the most important is looking for ways to not become extinct," he expressed, Saturday (8/11).

He explained that it will be carried out various steps starting from protection, breeding of flora and fauna.

"Not only that, we also need to educate the public about the biodiversity in Jakarta," he explained.

Kehati Foundation Executive Director, Riki Frindos uttered that the city government, in this matter, the Environment Dept. and his side also plans to update biological data, either fauna or flora in Jakarta. In addition, his party and the city government will also hold a biodiversity photo competition and publish a photographic book.

"In the near future, we and Environment Dept. will invest in biodiversity databases while updating the data," he said.