Rustiati, Elly L. and Master, Jani and Wibowo, Danang and Priyambodo, Priyambodo and Ariyanti, Eka Sulpin and Renata, Elsa Virna and Nurcahyani, N (2016) INDIRECT APPROACH ON WILDLIFE MITIGATION CONFLICT IN WAY KAMBAS NATIONAL PARK: ECOTOURISM BUILDING IN BRAJA HARJOSARI OF WISATA DESA WAY KAMBAS. In: International Wildlife Symposium, 18 - 19 October 2016, University of Lampung. (Unpublished)


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Human-Wildlife conflict has been a problem for Way Kambas National Park which most of its borderline is settlement areas. BrajaHarjosari, one of 37 villages next to the national park, has agricultural damage and economy lost due to wildlife conflict especially sumatran elephant. Braja Harjosari has great landscapes including river, swamp and traditional agriculture; diverse culture and unique social daily life.Indirect approach for wildlife conflict mitigation has been done by exploration and empowerment of its natural potential resources for community based ecotourism program, called Wisata Desa Way Kambas. With the close accompaniment, the ecotourism program gives great alternative income for the local people in Braja Harjosari. This alternative creative economymay serve human-elephant conflict mitigation, and may play an important role for gradyually changing local people negative perception on sumatran elephant.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Speech)
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
Q Science > QH Natural history > QH301 Biology
Divisions: Fakultas Matematika dan Ilmu Pengetahuan Alam (FMIPA) > Prodi Biologi
Depositing User: Mrs Elly Lestari Rustiati
Date Deposited: 30 May 2017 07:05
Last Modified: 30 May 2017 07:05

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