Back
Share this page

Indonesia Country Report

Pages-from-CCIF_Indonesia_w

More than 140 million Indonesians live in coastal areas of which more than 2.62 million people are primarily employed in marine and inland capture fisheries in Indonesia. It is one of the most fish-dependent countries in the world yet also one of the most threatened; Coral reefs that inhabit the majority of the coastal areas in Indonesia face a myriad of threats, such as sedimentation from deforestation, coastal pollution, and thermal stress, but overfishing and destructive fishing are believed to be the most acute threats.

View this Resource

Author(s): Conservation and Community Investment Forum
Publication Date: August 28, 2013
Focus Area(s): Oceans, Western Pacific
Geography: Western Pacific
Resource Type(s): Report

You Might Also Like:

infographic

Preventing Extinctions: Seabird Conservation Through Island Restoration

Seabirds, which play a critical role in maintaining ocean health, are among the most threatened animals on Earth. Some of the islands they depend on to breed and feed are home to invasive species that prey on seabird eggs, hatchlings and destroy habitat and nests.

Charting-a-course-to-sustai

Charting a Course to Sustainable Fisheries

Charting a Course to Sustainable Fisheries lays out pragmatic ways to overcome the social, economic, and institutional barriers that keep us from making good fisheries management decisions.

CA-Current-Thumbnail

California Current Ecosystem Assessment

On the heels of several recent landmark victories in West Coast marine conservation, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation hired CEA to produce an assessment of the state of the California Current ecosystem off the West Coast of the United States.