Internet Water Bird : In fact Indonesia is important for the stopover of the water birds.
As much as 49 places which are in Indonesia in fact have the potential as the location of stopover for the comer of water birds. It is known these places that become a part of the East Asia-Australia flyway become the location of stopover for the immigration birds before they continue their far trip.
Heron (Ardea sp), Stork (CIconidae) or Choke (Phalacrocoracidae) are kinds of bird which very like the mangrove forest as the place to live or making their nest because it is safe from the predator. For the kinds of pelicans are group of Egret (Egretta sp). Mangrove forest is the place for perch which is rich of foods.
While the wanderer water birds especially for Charadriidae and Scolopacidae which use the roots of mangrove tree as the good place for rest when happening high tide during their immigration time. (afra-surya/gsj/int/new)