Danau Sidenreng Nature Reserve
|Location:4°00’S, 119°52’E; 25 km east of Parepare, Central Sulawesi. |
Description of site:
A permanent freshwater lake in the lowlands of the southern peninsula of Sulawesi.
Humid tropical climate with an average annual rainfall of 1,355 mm.
Principal vegetation:No information.
Land tenure:State owned (Indonesian Government).
Conservation measures taken:None.
Disturbances and threats:No information.
Economic and social values:
No information. The lake may have some potential for outdoor recreation and tourism.
Little information is available. The lake is known to support a population of the endemic fish Oryzias celebensis (Adrianichthyidae), and may still support a population of T. ladigesi (Atherinidae). Both these species are known only from this lake and Lake Tempe, six km to the southeast .