In June 1992, Team 1 and AWB colleagues visited DSNP
to choose a field center site.
Chen, and al., "Dynamic Service Negotiation Protocol (DSNP
) and Wireless Diffserv," Proc.
CIFOR has conducted research in DSNP
since 2004, but some of CIFOR's researchers have worked in the park since 1993.
This study has two interlinked objectives: first, to identify and record wild orchid species in DSNP
and surrounding areas, and second, to explore how orchid conservation might benefit local people.
Over the past 20 years, DSNP
has attracted an increasingly wide spectrum of interest from the academic community, both Indonesian and international.
The case of DSNP
is an example in which these layers are exposed, in part through specific local institutions and management practices that indicate the diverse local perspectives on territory.
Danau Sentarum National Park (DSNP
), in West Kalimantan Province (Figure 1), covers 132,000 ha (Minister of Forestry, Republic Indonesia No SK 34/Kpts-II/1999).
The hill and swamp forests in DSNP
are habitat for endangered wildlife, including orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus), proboscis monkeys (Nasalis larvatus), long-tailed macaques (Macacafascicularis) and numerous rare bird and reptile species (Jeanes and Meijaard 2000a; Sebastian 2000; van Balen and Dennis 2000; Russon et al.
This paper presents the case of Danau Sentarum National Park (DSNP
), where the human population inside the park has grown rapidly, and discusses the implications for the conservation area.