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Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya

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Kamis, 04 Feb 2021 20:31 WIB

Kashmir - Petugas satwa liar memberikan makan ribuan burung yang bermigrasi di Himalaya. Akibat perubahan iklim, jumlah burung yang datang terus berkurang setiap tahunnya

Migratory birds fly above the frozen waters of a wetland in Hokersar, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Para petugas satwa liar memecahkan es di lahan basah yang membeku, mendayung perahu, dan menyebarkan biji-bijian untuk memberi makan burung-burung yang bermigrasi di Kashmir.

Migratory birds fly above the frozen waters of a wetland in Hokersar, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Petugas memberi makan burung untuk mencegah kelaparan karena kondisi cuaca di wilayah Himalaya memburu.

Ghulam Mohiuddin Dar, a wildlife official, walks over a swamp covered with frozen snow as he monitors movement of birds in Hokersar wetlands, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Jan. 25, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Diketahui suhu di Kashmir tengah anjlok hingga minus 10 derajat Celcius (14 derajat Fahrenheit).

Migratory birds fly above the frozen waters of a wetland in Hokersar, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Hamparan sawah, kebun apel, hingga Danau Dal diselimuti salju.

Migratory birds fly above the frozen waters of a wetland in Hokersar, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Kicauan ribuan burung yang yang mengunjungi Kashmir selama migrasi musim dingin disambut baik oleh penduduk di kawasan tersebut.

Ghulam Mohiuddin Dar, a wildlife official, walks over a swamp covered with frozen snow as he monitors movement of birds in Hokersar wetlands, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Jan. 25, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Ribuan burung itu datang dari Eropa timur, Jepang, dan Turki untuk mencari makan dan berkembang biak di lahan basah yang terletak di antara puncak gunung dan dataran tinggi di kawasan Himalaya.

Migratory birds fly above the frozen waters of a wetland in Hokersar, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Salah seorang petugas satwa liar disana menyebut burung-burung itu merupakan tamu mereka.

Migratory birds fly above the frozen waters of a wetland in Hokersar, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Pejabat setempat mengatakan setidaknya 700.000 burung telah berbondong-bondong ke Kashmir dalam dua bulan terakhir dan memperkirakan lebih banyak akan tiba karena suhu meningkat pada bulan Februari.

Migratory birds fly above the frozen waters of a wetland in Hokersar, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Dalam beberapa dekade terakhir, jumlah burung yang berkunjung telah menurun, yang menurut para ahli disebabkan oleh kombinasi perubahan iklim dan pembangunan perkotaan.

Migratory birds fly above the frozen waters of a wetland in Hokersar, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Para ahli mengatakan konstruksi di sekitar lahan basah, penumpukan sampah dan perubahan iklim di Himalaya telah merampas lubang air alami dan tempat bersarang burung.

Migratory birds fly above the frozen waters of a wetland in Hokersar, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Menurut penelitian terbaru oleh Universitas Kashmir, lahan basah Hokersar menyusut dari hampir 19 kilometer persegi (7 mil persegi) pada tahun 1969 menjadi 12,8 kilometer persegi (5 mil persegi) saat ini.

Migratory birds fly above the frozen waters of a wetland in Hokersar, north of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021. Wildlife officials have been feeding birds to prevent their starvation as weather conditions in the Himalayan region have deteriorated and hardships increased following two heavy spells of snowfall since December. Temperatures have plummeted up to minus 10-degree Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

Ditambah situasi keamanan yang buruk di wilayah Kashmir membuat penanganan masalah lingkungan menjadi lebih sulit.


Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya
Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya
Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya
Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya
Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya
Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya
Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya
Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya
Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya
Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya
Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya
Momen Beri Makan Ribuan Burung Migrasi di Tengah Salju Himalaya