Resource Details

Tompotika Forest Restoration Project

Project: Project - Nonprofit

Contact Info

Marcy Summers, founder


Alliance for Tompotika Conservation/Aliansi Konservasi Tompotika (AlTo)




  • Status: In Planning State
  • The purpose of this project is to help local community members learn techniques for supporting re-growth of natural forests on formerly forested land.
  • The project aims to support re-forestation of currently degraded lands to serve as forested "buffer" for protected interior forest lands, as well as support sustainable, forest-friendly community jobs.
  • The project is scheduled to begin in 2011, species have not yet been selected, but native species are a priority.

Geographical Region

  • Insular Southeast Asia
  • Ecosystems

  • Tropical Wet Forest
  • Country

  • Indonesia
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    ELTI is a joint initiative of:
    Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute