Sultan Syarif Hasyim Forest Park


Gov.RegulationDecree of the Minister of Forestry & Plantation No.348/Kpts-II/1999
DateMei 26,1999
Large (Hektar)6.172
Technical implementation UnitBKSDA Riau
NoteSince 1985, the Great Forest Park has been pioneered by the preparation of making forest tourism. Through the Decree of the Governor of Tk. I Riau Number: 367 / IV / 1985, dated 24 April 1985 set Forest Tourism area of ​​1,000 Ha in Minas area. Furthermore, with APBD and IHH funds have been made the making of tourist facilities and some means of supporting towards the establishment of Forest Park Raya. Since 1986 the Governor of Tk. I Riau has strived for the establishment of an area of ​​5,000 Ha and even more widely to 40,000 Ha, but due to the interest of usage and overlapping areas, it can not be realized.

Finally After the issuance of some interests from several parties within the area, then realized the extent of the Great Forest Park to 5.920 Ha and on August 16, 1994 Riau Province Head of Region recommended to the Minister of Forestry to be established into Tahura.

The recommendation is followed up by the Minister of Forestry in its Decision Letter no. 349 / Kpts-II / 1996, dated July 5, 1996, that Takuana Minas Forest Group, designated as Sultan Syarif Hasyim Forest Park covering an area of ​​5,920 Ha. After the boundary was made, the Minister of Forestry and Estate Crops established him as Sultan Syarif Hasyim Forest Park with decision letter No. 348 / Kpts-II / 1999, dated May 26, 1999 covering 6,172 Ha. Furthermore, on the suggestion of cultural figures, historians, community leaders and Riau Provincial Government, the Forest Park was established with the name of Sultan Syarif Hasyim Forest Park.

Based on the decree of the Minister of Forestry no. 107 / Kpts-II / 2003 dated 24 March 2003 on the management of the Park Hutan Raya management by the Governor or Regent / Mayor, the task of assisting the management of Taman Hutan Raya is carried out by the Governor of Riau. Following up the regulation, the Riau Governor established UPT Tahura as a manager, through Riau Governor Regulation no. 44 of 2008, dated December 24, 2008. This institution is under the auspices of Riau Provincial Forestry Service.

Then, in 2012 according to Decree of the Minister of Forestry Number 765 / Menhut-II / 2012, dated December 26, 2012, the Forest Area of ​​146,734 Ha becomes KPHP Model Minas-Taman Hutan Raya. Furthermore, based on Riau Governor Regulation no. 10 of 2014, dated January 17, 2014 was established Technical Implementation Unit of Minas-Tahura Production Forest Management Unit, as the manager of KPHP Minas-Taman Hutan Raya in which there is Sultan Syarif Hasyim Forest Park Riau Province.

The name of Sultan Syarif Hasyim Forest Park Area is taken from the name of Sultan Syarif Qasim’s father who is known as a national hero from Riau.


City/Regency1. Kabupaten Siak,

2. Kabupaten Kampar

3. Kota Pekanbaru

District1. Kecamatan Minas

2. Kecamatan Tapung Hilir dan

3. Kecamatan Rumbai



Elevation (mDpl)
type climate…?(Schmidt dan Ferguson)
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IdentificationRecorded ± 127 species of flora that is a native plant Garden forest, dominated family Dipterocarpaceae, Lauraceae, Euphorpeaceae, Anacardiaceae, Guttiferae, Sapotaceae, Myrtaceae etc.

Even some species that are now difficult to find, as a result of illegal logging that occurred in Pro-Riau province, in the forest can still be found such as species Meranti, Keruing, Kulim with the size of a very large diameter of wood and some species can be found with the size of diameter more than 1 meter.

In addition to the original species there are also some types that come from outside as a collection of species such as Gaharu, Matoa and several types of fruit crops like Tampui, Leng-keng, Kedondong, Rambutan and Durian Montong.

As a manifestation of the development of species diversity, UPT Taman hutan forest has conducted an inventory of tree species to be used as stands of seed sources and plans to add several types of plant collection such as Jelutung, Ramin, Bulian (Ulin)

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Overview of flora in Riau (Mainland)
Tree===> click here
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IdentificationBird: Among the 42 species of birds there is one bird species that only exist in Sumatera, namely Serindit Melayu bird (Loriculus galgulus), while other bird species that can be found are Elang (Halicetus sp), Enggang (Buceros rhinoceros), Beo (Gracul refiigiosa), etc.

reptiles: 4 types of reptiles, Snakes (Sp sp), Lizard (Salvator sp), Geckos, flying chameleons etc.

Types of mammals include: 16 species of mammals, Sumatran Elephants (Elephas maximus suma-trensis), Sumatran tiger Sumatran (Panthera tigris sumatrensis), Tapir (Tapirus indicus), Pig Forest (Sus scrofa), Agglobic Hylobates), Beruk (Macaca nemestrina ), Siamang (Symphalangus syndactylus), Sun Bear (Helarctos malaya-nus), Kijang (Mun-tiacus muntjak), Hedgehog (Hystrix brachyura) etc.

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Overview fauna in Riau (Mainland)
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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  4. Peraturan Daerah Provinsi Riau Nomor 5 Tahun 2015 tentang Pengelolaan Taman Hutan Raya Sultan Syarif Hasyim; (
  5. FUNGSI DAN TATA KELOLATAMAN HUTAN RAYA SULTAN SYARIF HASYIM PEKANBARU – PROVINSI RIAU; Nurliah, Mahasiswa Program Doktor Ilmu Lingkungan Pascasarjana Universitas Riau, 2016(
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