BANDUNG REGENCY - After becoming a trending topic and a new tourist destination, Tebing Keraton which is located on Ir. Djuanda Forestry Park, Ciburial village, Cimenyan district has officialy inaugurated by the Governor of West Java Ahmad Heryawan. The inauguration of Tebing Keraton coincides with the inauguration of West Java's Wild Bird Conservation and Care Forum, Monday (02/05).
"The forest preservation programme has now became an important matter as the role of forest itself is vital to our environment. The forest area produces two important elements of human life, which are water and oxygen," said Ahmad Heryawan.
Thus, according to Aher, the inauguration of Tebing Keraton is not just a matter of ceremony but, an important act of forest preservation.
"This is not just a ceremony, but, it is a step that we took together to preserve the forest," He said.
Aher also added that, preserving the forest means preserving its inhabitants including wild birds.
"If the birds are going back to the forest, that indicates the forest has been preserved. That is exactly what we are fighting for," He said.
Tebing Keraton has been widely known by the public since 2014. In the beginning of its discovery, people knew Tebing Keraton as Bukit Jontor but, based on the initiative of one resident named Asep Nugraha, the Cliff now called Tebing Keraton. (Pun)