• Mr. Franck Viault (Head of Cooperation), Ms. Marja Daffern (Deputy Head of Finance, Contracts and Audit) and Mr. Giovanni Serritella (Programme Manager for Environment, Climate change and FLEGT-VPA) of the EU Delegation to Indonesia, Brunei Darussalam and ASEAN visited the base camp of the Elephant Patrol Unit (EPU), which is managed  and operated by LIF, at Aras Napal on Thursday, 16 April 2015. More

  • Seven of the world's rarest rhinoceroses have been found in a national park in Indonesia. This is the first time the creatures have been seen in 26 years. Deforestation is still pushing the Sumatran toward extinction.

    Hidden cameras buried deep in an Indonesian national park have snapped images of seven critically endangered Sumatran rhinos. The rhinos haven't been seen in more than a quarter of a century and conservationists had feared the Sumatran was extinct. But, six females and one male rhino are now known to live in the Mount Leuser National Park, which is on the northern tip of Sumatra. More

  • The Leuser Management Unit (LMU), while implementing the Leuser Development Programme (funded jointly by the EU and GoI), officially launched the Elephant Patrol Unit (EPU) in Aras Napal on 9 May 2000 and this was the first of its kind in Indonesia. More

  • The Conservation Response Unit (CRU) will mitigate human-elephant conflicts. This Unit has four trained elephants under the supervision of a mahout provided by the Natural Resources Conservation Agency (BKSDA). The project will support the initial cost for the infrastructure development of the CRU and also support its operational costs until 2016. The elephants will be supported and the local community will participate in monitoring wildlife conflicts and illegal forestry activities. More

  • Dr. Jamal Gawi, MES, Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Leuser International Foundation, participated in a discussion on Tigers (Wildlife Protection Series) at @america Pacific Place in Jakarta on Wednesday, 1 October 2014. More


Das Krueng Aceh

Gambaran Umum

Secara geografis, DAS Krueng Aceh terletak antara 5˚03’ 41” – 5˚38’ 10”LU dan 95˚11’ 41” – 95˚49’46” BT. DAS Krueng Aceh secara administratif terletak di 4 (empat) kabupaten/kota di Provinsi Aceh yang meliputi : Kabupaten Aceh Besar, Kabupaten Pidie, Kabupaten Aceh Jaya dan Kota Banda Aceh dengan sungai utamanya adalah sungai Krueng Aceh. Sebagian besar bagian Sub DAS Krueng Aceh mengalir air terkonsentrasi semua ke sungai utama Krueng Aceh yang merupakan sumber air utama untuk meningkat kebutuhan air sehari-hari baik sebagai pemasok bahan baku air terbesar untuk Perusahaan Air Minum (PDAM) Kota Banda Aceh dan Kabupaten Aceh Besar, pertanian maupun peternakan yang sesuai dengan peruntukkannya.


Nama dan Luas Sub DAS


 Batas Administratif


 Jenis Penggunaan dan tutupan lahan


Distribusi jenis tanah dan luasnya

Kelas lereng dan penyebarannnya


Tingkat kekritisan lahan dan penyebaran


Kelas Erosi dan penyebaran


Karakteristik Sungai-Sungai Utama

Curah Hujan

Sumber: Badan Meteorologi dan Geofisika Indrapuri

Foto Kondisi Das