Baning Nature Tourist Park


Gov.RegulationDecree of the Minister of forestry and plantation no 405/KPTS-II/99
Date Juni 14, 1999
Large (Hektar)213
Technical implementation UnitBKSDA Kalimantan Barat
NoteForest Tourism Baning Nature is appointed based on the Decree of the Regent of Sintang Head Region II. 07 / A-II / 1975, dated June 1, 1975 on the closure of Baning Street and Kelam Km Street. 2 area of 315 Ha. This area is then designated as Kawasan Hutan Wisata based on a Decree of Appointment by the Minister of Forestry no. 129 / KPTS-II / 1990 dated 24 March 1990 on the appointment of Baning Protection Forest into Baning Nature Forest. This is reaffirmed by the Decree of the Minister of Forestry and Plantation No. 405 / KPTS-II / 99, dated June 14, 1999 on the establishment of Baning Forest Estate area of 213 (two hundred and thirteen) hectares with the function of Tourism Forest.

Forest Tourism Baning is the only natural tropical forest in Indonesia located in the middle of the city. In addition, this forest is also a peat swamp forest that is inundated throughout the year, so it is estimated that there are several species of endemic plants.


ProvinceKalimantan Barat
City/RegencyKabupaten Sintang
DistrictKecamatan Sintang
VillageKelurahan Tanjung Puri


Elevation (mDpl)
Natural Forest Tourism Area baning is flat area, with lowland and non hilly topography and berekosistem peat swamp, with a rising topography ranging from the ring road baning to the east topografinya.

Soil and geological conditions in Tourism Forest baning outline there are three types, namely:

  1. Organosol soil, its characteristics: saturated, low gley humus, propyl soil is a pile of weathering organic material, to the bottom there is a thick mineral soil without structure, texture is diverse and almost flooded throughout the year.
  2. Ground gley, with the characteristics: gray to white with a clay structure, dusty and wet or concentrated consistent, this type of soil is present in the flooded area.
  3. The peat soil, the characteristic of peat soil oligraf comes from swamp forest with very acidic pH, while the entrup soil coming from the swamp forest contains higher nutrient content and when dried it can contract so that the surface down and flammable.
Type climate A (Schmit&Ferguson)
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Identificationthere are various flora such as ramin (gonystilur bancanus sp), jelutung (diera lawii), resam (glyhenis linearis), rengas (gluta renghas sp), medang (litsea firma sp), mentibu (dacty locladusstenos), perepat (cambreto carpus rotundatus) , starch (callophyllum inophylum), pulai (alstonia schoolaris), kempilik (quercus sp), eagle bird (eugenia sp), semar pouch, and black orchid…

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Overview of flora in West Borneo
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IdentificationMammals: civet water (cynogale bennetti), ground squirrels (larisous insignis), flying squirrels (peraurista elegans), …

Bird: mid 2017 built Enggang Bird / Sanctuary Conservation Center. In addition there are king prawns (halycon smyrnemsis), sailor, punai (tretron vernaris), parrots (gracula religiosa), cucakrawa (pycnonatus zeylandicus), and various bird species, …

Reptiles: lizard (varanus salvator), …

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Overview of fauna in West Borneo
Amfibian===> click here
Bird===> click here
Fish===> click here
Insect===> click here
Mammalia===> click here
Primata===> click here
Reptil===> click here
Invertebrata===> click here


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  1.; Februari 2018
  1. Statistik Dirjen KSDAE 2015; Dirjen KSDAE (Link:
  2. Statistik Kehutanan tahun 2014; DINAS KEHUTANAN

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