In addition to marine and cultural tourism, terrestrial tourism (land tourism) was not immune from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. Birdwatching ecotourism or bird watching is one of the terrestrial tourism which is a source of income for the people of Papua. Just like marine and cultural tourism, the manager of bird watching in Papua has also experienced significant impacts due to the pandemic.
The following is news from the community in Tanah Papua from the EcoNusa intervention area that has the impact of Covid-19 on the terrestrial tourism sector, especially bird watching ecotourism in several areas in Papua and West Papua. Among them, in Jayapura Regency and the Arfak Plateau.