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Floods in the Lake Sentani region, Papua. Source: Papua Bisnis, 20190321
Floods in the Lake Sentani region, Papua. Source: Papua Bisnis, 20190321
Floods in the Lake Sentani region, Papua. Source: Papua Bisnis, 20190321

via Papua Bisnis.com, 21 Mar 2019: Floods in Lake Sentani have also drowned out some megalithic sites in Papua. Article is in Bahasa Indonesia.

Banjir yang melanda Sentani membuat air Danau Sentani meluap,selain merendam permukiman penduduk, juga menenggelamkan tinggalan megalitik berupa papan batu di Situs Tanjung Warakho, Kampung Doyo Lama, Distrik Waibu, Kabupaten Jayapura, Papua.

Demikian disampaikan Peneliti dari Balai Arkeologi Papua Hari Suroto kepada Antara di Jayapura, Kamis (21/3/2019). Menurut dia, Banjir yang melanda Sentani membuat air Danau Sentani meluap.

Selain merendam permukiman penduduk, kata Hari, ternyata luapan air ini juga menenggelamkan tinggalan megalitik berupa papan batu di Situs Tanjung Warakho, Kampung Doyo Lama, Distrik Waibu, Kabupaten Jayapura.

Source: Banjir Sentani Tenggelamkan Warisan Megalitik

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