Table 1. Management plan draft for Lore Lindu Biosphere Reserve.


Zone Management effort
Core area Goal: Conservation of biodiversity
• Involvement of local people (collaborative monitoring of flora and fauna)
• Development of ecotourism (bird watching, guided tours to hot springs and Megalith)
• (international) research cooperation (NGOs, universities)

Buffer zone Goal: Guarantee protection of core area through sustainable use of natural resources
• Implementation of sustainable development activities (honey production, cattle breeding)
• Implementation of collaborative management strategies (introducing Community Conservation Agreements between local people and park authority)

Transition area Goal: Implementation of successfully tested sustainable development approaches
• Collaboration with researchers, local communities, and other stakeholders

Source: Widagdo (2008)