Wednesday, December 22, 2010
Captive breeding of crocodiles (barnacles Crocodile Farm)
Located in the Village barnacles Balikpapan East, a distance of 27 km from the City Center of Balikpapan. The area of this crocodile breeding area of 5 ha. Breeding activities carried out since 1990. Several types of crocodiles are there in this place such as estuarine crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus) crocodiles chopsticks (tomistoma scheillius); freshwater crocodile (Crocodylus siamlisus).
The purpose of this crocodile breeding activities are: development of wildlife; cultured skin business; tourism facilities.
You can reach this place with no public transportation public transportation. 7 and a private vehicle. Captive breeding of crocodiles was opened to the public starting at 08:00 to 17:00 every day, is managed by CV. Surya Raya.
Public facilities are available: parking, toilet / WC, stalls selling food and drinks, and souvenirs, the community hall as a place for visitors to rest and see the children crocodiles and a variety of sizes and types. There is also a typical food stall that its menu is made of crocodile meat, such as satay alligator, crocodile oil, and others.