BALI MYNAH CONSERVATION PROGRAM

 

 

March 8th 2016

 

This endemic bird species of Bali, Indonesia can only be found in the lowland forest, west coast of Bali, at West Bali National Park.

 

In 2001, there were only 5 of this medium size bird, with snowy white plumage and black wing tips. It was an extreme decrease in population. Bali Mynah then become critically endangered.

 

Taman Safari Indonesia (TSI) joined the Bali Mynah Conservation Program with Wildlife Conservation Forum (FOKSI/ Forum Konservasi Satwa Liar) and Bali Mynah Conservation Society (APCB/ Asosiasi Pelestarian Curik Bali) and Garuda. One of the main goals is recovery of Bali Mynah population.