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Sihombing, Ema Theresia
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KAJIAN POTENSI MANGROVE SEBAGAI DAERAH EKOWISATA DI KELURAHAN NELAYAN INDAH KECAMATAN MEDAN LABUHAN Sihombing, Ema Theresia; Djayus, Yunasfi; Suryanti, Ani
AQUACOASTMARINE Vol 5, No 3 (2017): AQUACOASTMARINE
Publisher : Program Studi Manajemen Sumberdaya Perairan, Fakultas Pertanian Universitas Sumatera Utara

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Nelayan Indah Urban Village is located in Medan Labuhan where the areais 420 Ha. This study aims to find out how the structure of mangrove vegetation, the potential of mangrove ecotourism and calculate carrying capacity of the area used as the development of mangrove ecotourism in the Nelayan Indah Urban Village. The research use Purposive Sampling as the method for the mangrove potential and interview. This research also use ecological compatibility analysis to find out the type of tourism to be developed and carrying capacity analisist, to find out the maximum number of visitors. Where physically can be accomodated in the area provided at a certain time without causing distruption to the human andnature. The type of mangrove found are Avicennia alba, Rhizophora apiculata, Nypa fruticans. The mangrove ecotourism suability index at the first station is 51,28% inunconditional under category, in the second station is 61,53% inunconditional under category and in the third station is 74,35% inunconditional under category. The carrying capacity at the first station is 12 persons/day, 16 persons/day at the second station and 20 persons/day at the third station. All of people in the Nelayan Indah Urban Village agree and support on the activities of mangrove forest ecotourism.Keywords: Ecosystem mangrove, Ecotourism, Nelayan Indah Urban Village