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#Sulawesi

# sulawesi - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Wangi-wangi and Wakatobi: Two white eye bird species discovered by Trinity College team near Indonesia
# Sulawesi
# Sulawesi

Wangi-wangi and Wakatobi: Two white eye bird species discovered by Trinity College team near Indonesia

Apr 24th 2019, 6:15 AM 14,844 Views 8 Comments

The group has been studying birds on Sulawesi, in Indonesia, and its offshore islands since 1999.

# sulawesi - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Woman mauled to death by pet crocodile in Indonesia
# Sulawesi
# Sulawesi

Woman mauled to death by pet crocodile in Indonesia

Jan 17th 2019, 7:22 AM 37,556 Views 21 Comments

The pet was owned illegally and has been transferred to a conservation area.

# sulawesi - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Indonesia clamps down on looting as earthquake and tsunami death toll tops 1,200
# Rescue Operations
# Rescue Operations

Indonesia clamps down on looting as earthquake and tsunami death toll tops 1,200

Oct 2nd 2018, 7:06 PM 6,941 Views 3 Comments

Almost 200,000 people are in need of urgent help.

Indonesia reluctantly accepts international help as it struggles to reach 200,000 desperate victims
# Natural Disaster
# Natural Disaster

Indonesia reluctantly accepts international help as it struggles to reach 200,000 desperate victims

Oct 2nd 2018, 7:20 AM 11,336 Views 3 Comments

Rescue efforts have been hampered by a lack of heavy machinery and severed transport links.

# sulawesi - Monday 1 October, 2018

Indonesia earthquake: Soil turned to liquid and swallowed whole houses, volunteers say
# Disaster Response
# Disaster Response

Indonesia earthquake: Soil turned to liquid and swallowed whole houses, volunteers say

Oct 1st 2018, 7:29 PM 9,274 Views 6 Comments

“The situation in the affected areas is nightmarish,” a local Red Cross manager said.

Indonesian earthquake and tsunami death toll grows as authorities prepare for 1,300 victims
# Sulawesi
# Sulawesi

Indonesian earthquake and tsunami death toll grows as authorities prepare for 1,300 victims

Oct 1st 2018, 8:36 AM 10,844 Views 11 Comments

Medicines are running out and rescuers are struggling with a shortage of heavy equipment.

# sulawesi - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise
# Disaster
# Disaster

Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise

Sep 30th 2018, 8:11 AM 12,890 Views 7 Comments

The death toll is expected to worsen considerably as so many regions have yet to be heard from in the aftermath of the quake.

# sulawesi - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Almost 400 killed in Indonesian earthquake as hospitals struggle to cope
# Sulawesi
# Sulawesi

Almost 400 killed in Indonesian earthquake as hospitals struggle to cope

Updated Sep 29th 2018, 1:16 PM 45,892 Views 21 Comments

The main airport in Palu is expected to stay closed for at least 24 hours, complicating disaster relief efforts.

# sulawesi - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Photographer back in court over monkey selfie
# Hail To The Chimp
# Hail To The Chimp

Photographer back in court over monkey selfie

Sep 24th 2015, 8:55 AM 27,921 Views 54 Comments

US animal rights activists PETA have taken the nature photographer involved to court over the snap.

# sulawesi - Monday 8 October, 2012

Volcano erupts in Indonesia
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Volcano erupts in Indonesia

Oct 8th 2012, 2:20 PM 6,029 Views 1 Comment

Mount Lokon is one of the country’s most active volcanoes – eruption could be heard more than 5km away.

# sulawesi - Friday 11 March, 2011

Indonesia braced for tsunami to hit at 6pm local time
# Pacific Tsunami
# Pacific Tsunami

Indonesia braced for tsunami to hit at 6pm local time

Mar 11th 2011, 10:44 AM 1,220 Views 0 Comments

Indonesia is in a state of high alert, as the tsunami makes its way towards the shore. It’s expected to hit at 11am Irish time.