EARLY STUDY OF AQUATIC BIODIVERSITY IN TEUPIN LAYEU IBOIH SABANG FOR MARINE ECOTOURISM

  • Dian Aswita Serambi Mekkah University, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
  • M Ali Sarong Syiah Kuala University, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
  • Sugianto Sugianto Syiah Kuala University, Banda Aceh, Indonesia

Abstract

Biodiversity is the diversity of organisms that indicate the overall variation of genes, species, and ecosystems in a region. This research aims to investigate the aquatic biodiversity in Teupin Layeu Iboih beach Sabang for resources marine ecotourism. The research was carried out from March to June 2014. A descriptive approach was applied to present the research findings to show biodiversity of the Teupin Layeu Iboih. The results of the research found 71 species of coral fish, 21 species of coral, and 15 species of aquatic invertebrates. Biodiversity were found in Teupin Layeu Iboih beach was varied and could be used for attraction in the development of marine ecotourism. Therefore, tourism activity that could be sustainable without being damaged by the nature.

Published
Sep 28, 2015
How to Cite
ASWITA, Dian; SARONG, M Ali; SUGIANTO, Sugianto. EARLY STUDY OF AQUATIC BIODIVERSITY IN TEUPIN LAYEU IBOIH SABANG FOR MARINE ECOTOURISM. Jurnal Ilmiah Peuradeun, [S.l.], v. 3, n. 3, p. 381-390, sep. 2015. ISSN 2443-2067. Available at: <https://journal.scadindependent.org/index.php/jipeuradeun/article/view/74>. Date accessed: 19 aug. 2019.