Category Archives: News

A busy month at WRC Jogja

The month October was a busy month at WRC Jogja with new animals coming to the centre and the release of some animals. A total of 6 internships and many medical check ups. The month started with some exiting news because Jalu, the Crested Goshawk was ready to be released and a new intern from […]

September highlight: Rescue, Rehab, and Release

In September, A new male Long-Tailed Macaque arrived at the centre, brought in by his owner where he was kept as a pet. Bejo was bought online when he was still a baby and lived in a small cage ever since. Now he is around 4 years old. He has been put in the Animal […]

Beni and Boni the Orangutans back to Borneo

August became the month of independence for Indonesia, as well as what we did at WRC Jogja. There are several recent activities that we have done quite well to conserve wildlife. In early August, we got a new arrival, a reticulated python (Python reticulatus). This animal is rescued by the Center of Orangutan Protection (COP). […]

Papua’s Endemic Animals Back to Their Natural Habitat

July 2021 was not an easy month for all of us, especially for WRC Jogja. The soaring number of COVID-19 cases in Indonesia has also affected the activities we have planned. In usual years, we are very busy with school group programs, but this year all activities involving students from abroad had to be temporarily […]

Wildlife awareness through webinar. Collaboration between WRC Jogja and Angkringan Konservasi in conservation education.

WRC Jogja is committed to raising awareness about the conservation of wild animals and their habitats. The large number of people who do not know and are aware of the prohibition on keeping wild animals, as well as the importance of the role of wild animals and their habitats for life on earth, makes WRC […]

The day has come. Ucokwati and Mungil’s translocation is finally done.

One year of the pandemic has passed, but current conditions can be fairly stagnant. Although vaccines are carried out in several countries, travel restrictions are still in place in some countries, including Indonesia. This prolonged condition as well as the media coverage has had quite an impact on us. BKSDA Jogja, who feels they have […]

Conservation Education Programme through online learning

The Covid pandemic has hit Indonesia since March 2020 and has continued until now. This hampered the programme at WRC Jogja. One of them is a conservation education program. The programme is actually focuses on education regarding wildlife conservation targeting students and the general public. There are several programs such as called jelajah alam, bird […]

Recounting a “hidden treasure” – Malayan Giant Turtle

Since the beginning of the pandemic where it was very difficult for us to meet all our needs because there is no income, fruits for animals, but donations came to us in many ways. One of them came from the Center of Orangutan Protection (COP). Both in terms of food and nutrition for animals, as […]