Ampat King is one of the resorts in Indonesia, located in eastern Indonesia is located in Papua, the which has a very fanatical tribe, the atmosphere in the Raja Ampat is very beautiful and is already well-known tourist sites throughout Indonesia particularly everywhere, now also Raja Ampat is also longer tours are very popular and much in the interest of tourists in the country and from Various foreign countries. Blue sea and trees that are around the beach that flourished with the fresh leaves of these attractions are not far behind the international standard tourist spot to another, please nyimak video and pictures are available here for further information please see the information or visit directly related to Raja Ampat - Papua - Indonesia.
Underwater photographer, Sterling Zumbrunn of Conservation International, takes you to one of his favor marine destinations, Raja Ampat, Indonesia. Explore the rich marine biodiversity with someone who knows this underwater world inside and out.
A total of 610 Island
Raja Ampat is the fraction of Sorong regency, since 2003. District has a population of 31,000 inhabitants has 610 islands (only 35 islands are inhabited) with a total area of about 46,000 km2, but only 6,000 km2 of land, 40,000 km2 of the sea again. The islands are unspoiled and beautiful sea is still making a direct tourists hooked. They seemed to want to explore all waters in the "Bird's Head" New Guinea.
This area had become the target of hunters reef fish by bombing and spread the poison cyanide. However, there are still many people who attempt to protect the area so that the wealth of the sea could be saved. Coral reefs in the sea Raja Ampat considered comprehensive in the world. Of the 537 species of coral of the world, 75 percent were in these waters. Also found 1104 species of fish, 669 species of molluscs (soft animals), and 537 species of coral animals. Incredible.
The World Bank in collaboration with global environmental institutions set Raja Ampat as one of the areas in eastern Indonesia receive assistance Coral Reef Rehabilitation and Management Program (Coremap) II, since 2005. In Raja Ampat, the program includes 17 villages and involve the local population. Fishermen are also trained to cultivate grouper and seaweed.
Local residents involved in the development and management of the resort, even 90 of the 100 employees are Papuans. Residents also supplies fish, vegetables, fruits, and others. One of the tour package to visit the village to see the typical local plants and animals, including birds of Paradise. Many tourists who become donors of the church building and education of children around the Man-flare.
Max Ammer is committed to improving the economy and the skills of local residents. They are trained in foreign languages and using scuba gear. Tourists feel safe at any time day or night while enjoying hot and sunsets as well as swimming and diving in the deep sea.
In addition to marine and fisheries, Raja Ampat has a wealth of natural resources, including oil and nickel. At the bottom of the sea also many ships have foundered former World War II, which is estimated to contain "treasure trove" of high value. However, if mismanaged, it is feared exploitation activities threaten the preservation and natural beauty of the sea.