Royal Belum Condition Park - Royal Forest
In the northernmost corner of Perak, 117, 500 ha were reported as the Royal Kaga State Recreation area by Duli Yang Maha Mulia (DYMM) Sultan Azlan Shah, Sultan of Perak on thirty-one July the year 2003. This recreation area is handled by the Perak State Leisure areas Corporation.
The Royal Belum is composed largely of pristine tropical rainforest, with many riv systems, and small grassland areas, a lot of abandoned agricultural plots, and Tasik Temengor, a large man-made lake. Forests found below include lowland dipterocarp, slope dipterocarp and lower montane types with a distinctive upper element because the area borders Thailand. The Royal Kaga is section of the larger Belum-Temengor forest surroundings, one of the largest blocks of forest in Peninsular Malaysia.
Wildlife surveys display that Hoheitsvoll Belum is a crucial habitat pertaining to large mammals like the seladang (Bos gaurus), Asian elefant (Elephas maximus) and Malayan tiger (Panthera tigris jacksoni). The area is likewise home towards the endangered Sumatran rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis), certainly one of very few still left in Peninsular Malaysia. Belum-Temengor is the only forest in Malaysia with all 10 species of Malaysian hornbills including significant flocks with the plain-pouched hornbill (Rhyticeros subruficollis).
The Belum area's natural sights and abundant flora and fauna made certain that it was identified in the National Ecotourism Plan as a priority site for ecotourism.
The State Government‘s efforts to gazette, strategy and control Royal Kaga is supported by WWF-Malaysia through our " Strengthening the Protected Areas System of Peninsular Malaysia” project which provides tech support team to the Playground. Additional operate the area is additionally carried throughout the Honda Rhino project to conserve endangered Sumatran Rhinoceros. Component to this task is to produce a tourism management plan which forms a part of Royal Belum's management prepare. This will help slowly move the Perak State Parks Organization in organizing and applying development jobs...