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The World Wildlife Fund Indonesia has called for the conservation of birds-of-paradise – especially in Papua.

Locally known as cendrawasih, the bird species is synonymous with the two island provinces but it has fallen prey to illegal trade, poaching and taxidermy.

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Thursday, 18 May 2017 10:28

Indonesian Papua

Define your own paths and be awed by Indonesian Papua’s incredible landscapes and the warmth of its diverse cultures. Dive- and eco-resorts are set amid lush tropical forest and some of the richest biodiversity found on Earth. The Raja Ampat islands are some of the most stunning in the world, with spectacularly clear turquoise seas and lush foliage that blanket the towering mountains.

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