Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Jalak Bali tough breed

Jalak Bali (Bali Starling) is an increasingly rare bird habitats extinct in his life. Jalak Bali beginning only in West Bali National Park, a protected forest area. Now a place to live in West Bali National Park is threatened. Although protected areas, but there are a lot of illegal logging, and poaching of animals in the region. As if there is no control by the police.

Many people who love the Jalak Bali (Bali Starling) because of the uniqueness and beauty of the feathers. The price is very expensive when sold. These birds are traded on the black market. The price of a Bali starling bird can reach tens of thousands of dollars. People who do not have permission to maintain the Bali starling bird is breaking the law, and can be criminalized within their applicable laws in Indonesia.

The cause of the birds are endangered Jalak Bali (Bali Starling) because of poaching. Because the price is very expensive, and very interesting physical bird make this much sought-after birds. Bali starling bird Total estimated that only four decades in the wild, and is in the West Bali National Park. If still hunted, then certainly this bird will no longer exist in the wild. Like the Bali Tiger is extinct.

In addition to hunting by humans, other life-threatening causes of Jalak Bali (Bali Starling) is the number of predators. Eagles, snakes, lizards, and other predators pose a threat in the wild. Although the Jalak Bali Starling included in the food chain, but if the amount is less and less, then predators should be addressed properly.

In addition to predators, climatic factors in the wild are also a threat. West Bali National Park has a very extreme climate. During the rainy season, the Jalak Bali get food easily. When the dry season almost all areas in the forest becomes very dry and barren. Under such circumstances, the Jalak Bali bird certainly difficult to get food. If difficult to get food then it is difficult to breed. Also the current global climate change is exacerbating the condition during the dry season in the wild.

There are many Jalak Bali (Bali Starling) breeding is done. Breeding is done to keep the birds from extinction. Jalak Bali has been difficult for captive breeding. Many of the difficulties in breeding and breeding bird Jalak Bali. This bird is easy to stress that it is difficult to breed. Jalak Bali who first breed susceptible to death. Endangered birds and children die because mothers who had never cared for her.