The Ministry of the Environment and Forestry Issues a Policy on the Procedure for Address

Siti Nurbaya
Minister of Environment and Forestry
Category : Peat Fire
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Minister of the Environment and Forestry Regulation No. P.77/Menlhk-Setjen/2015

This regulation was issued as a follow-up to the Ministry of the Environment and Forestry Circular Letter No. S.494/MENLHK-PHPL/2015. Article 5, Paragraph 5 explains that the government will map burnt peatland areas based on peatland ecosystem function zoning.

Paragraph 7 assigns IUPHHK-HTI holders responsibility for burnt land in their concession area. They are requested to:

  • Map and secure burnt sections of their operating area with government supervision,
  • Revise their Business Work Plan for Forest Timber Use (RKUPHHK) and Annual Work Plan (RKT),
  • Take measures to prevent forest fire,
  • Divide canals in peatland areas, and
  • Keep peat moist.

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