Decree of the minister of forestry No 418/Menhut-II/2004
Oktober 19, 2004
Technical implementation Unit
Balai Taman Nasional Kepulauan Togean
Togean Islands National Park is a national park in the Togean Islands located in Tomini Bay, Central Sulawesi which was inaugurated in 2004.
Togean Islands National Park is an archipelago located within the transition zone of Wallace and Weber lines.
The 1998 Conservation International Indonesia (CII) Marine Assessment Program (MRAP) survey conducted by Conservation International Indonesia (CII) in 1998 in the Togean and Banggai Islands indicates that the Togean islands are one of the most important coral reef ecosystems of the coral triangle covering Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Japan and Australia. Coral reefs in the Togean Islands are rich in marine biodiversity with 4 types of coral reefs: fringing reef, barrier reef, patch reef, and atoll.
Formed by volcanic activity, the island is covered by lush and lush vegetation, surrounded by coral reef formations. Rocks and beaches provide a place for some marine animals to live and breed, such as the green turtles.
Temporary identification in this region are: 363 species of flora, among others meranti (Shorea sp.), Ironwood (Intsia bijuga), palapi (Heritiera sp.), 33 species of mangrove.
Coral Reefs: Togean endemic coral species, Accropora togeanensis at 11 coral reef observation points. Six new coral species are also found in the Togean and Banggai Islands, each one of the genera Acropora, Porites, Leptoseris, Echinophyllia and two species of the genus Galaxea …
Bird: recorded 97 species of birds, among them are …
Other: ketam walnut (Birgus latro), …
Fish: Coral reef fish species recorded 596 species of fish belonging to 62 Familia. In addition there are 596 species of fish, including endemic (Paracheilinus togeanensis and Ecsenius sp.); 555 molluscs and other rare species, such as giant clams (Tridacna gigas), kima sisik (Tridacna squamosa); green turtle (Chelonia mydas); Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata); lola (Trochus niloticus); dugong (Dugong dugong); pilot whales. Types of Paracheilinus togeanensis and Ecsenius sp are strongly suspected to be endemic only found in the Togean Islands.
Marine Biota: Also recorded 555 species of molluscs from 103 families, 336 types of Gastropoda, 211 types of Bivalves, 2 types of Cephalopoda, 2 types of Scaphopoda and 4 types of Chiton.
PERATURAN DAERAH PROVINSI SULAWESI TENGAH NOMOR 08 TAHUN 2013 TENTANG RENCANA TATA RUANG WILAYAH PROVINSI SULAWESI TENGAH TAHUN 2013-2033; (Link:drive.google.com)
Kajian Populasi Kepiting Kenari di Pulau Batudaka Kepulauan Togean, Sulawesi Tengah dan Rekomendasi Manajemen Populasi; Heryanto & Daisy Wowor, Bidang Zoologi, Puslit Biologi-LIPI, 2017 (Link:drive.google.com)
KAJIAN KARAKTERISTIK DAN KESESUAIAN KAWASAN MANGROVE UNTUK KEGIATAN EKOWISATA MANGROVE DI GUGUS PULAU TOGEAN, TAMAN NASIONAL KEPULAUAN TOGEAN; Alimudin Laapo, Jurusan Sosial Ekonomi Pertanian, Fakultas Pertanian, Universitas Tadulako, Palu; Achmad Fahrudin&Ario Damar, Departemen Manajemen Sumberdaya Perairan, Fakultas Perikanan dan Ilmu Kelautan, IPB; Dietriech G. Bengen, Departemen Ilmu Kelautan, Fakultas Perikanan dan Ilmu Kelautan, IPB; 2010 (Link:drive.google.com)