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Bukit Tiga Puluh National Park is a 143,143 hectares area on the low
land area of eastern Sumatra, included into two provinces, Riau and
Jambi. Ecologically, this area is classified as low land tropical
rainforest, with some intra ecosystem inside like swamp and highland.
Some of endangered species are highly protected here like Dead flower
(rafflesia hasseltii and rafflesia arnoldi), amorphophallus SP, and
some endangered animals like Sumatran tiger (panthera tigris
sumatraensis), tapir (tapirus indicus), primates like Siamang
(symphalangus syndactylus), Ungko (hylobates sp), birds (bocerotidae
and argusianus argus).
This area is also interesting in its
natural features of its geology, like the 30 Mountains intrusive
complex, folded tertiary sediments, and some offer science
breakthrough. Old tribes, which characterized most of Central Sumatra
forest, is also one uniqueness you will find inside this park like
Talang Mamak tribe.