Loagan Bunut National Park

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Loagan Bunut National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Map showing the location of Loagan Bunut National Park
Map showing the location of Loagan Bunut National Park
Map of Borneo, Malaysia
Location Sarawak, Malaysia
Coordinates 3°46′N 114°13′E / 3.77°N 114.22°E / 3.77; 114.22Coordinates: 3°46′N 114°13′E / 3.77°N 114.22°E / 3.77; 114.22[1]
Area 100 km2 (39 sq mi)
Established 1990
http://www.sarawakforestry.com/htm/snp-np-loagan.html

Loagan Bunut National Park is a national park located 130 km from Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia, on the Borneo island. The park was named after the Loagan Bunut lake nearby, which is connected to Sungai Bunut (sungai is Malay for river), Sungai Baram and Sungai Tinjar. This park occupies a space of 100 km2 (39 sq mi) and is well known for its rich biodiversity and unique aquatic ecosystem.[2]

The national park was gazetted on January 1, 1990 and it was opened to public on August 29, 1991.[2]

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