Habitat Optimalization of Captive Deer PT. Pusri Palembang

Rahmania, Nadya and Yustian, Indra and Setiawan, Arum (2017) Habitat Optimalization of Captive Deer PT. Pusri Palembang. BIOVALENTIA: Biological Research Journal, 3 (1). pp. 17-25. ISSN 24771392


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Deer are one of the species that going through a reduction of population because its being used as the target of illegal hunting. To prevent the reduction in population, the efforts to save them with conservation method both in-situ or ex-situ has been done. Captive deer in PT. Pusri Palembang is the only captive deer, which located in urban areas of Palembang and carrying out an ex-situ conservation effort. This research aimed to analyze the habitat condition such as daily feed, water needed, and shelter, to know about the level of palatability and also to analyze the habitat condition as a basis of captive deer management towards an optimization. The interview method, literature study and field observation are used to get the data about population and habitat condition in captive deer PT. Pusri Palembang. The results of the research showed that the shelter, water consumption has fulfilled by the water pool, foods and captivity condition that was taken care by the captive keepers. It can be concluded that overall the habitat condition in the captive deer PT. Pusri Palembang is quite good, and 1,5 hectare areas still be able to maintain the total of 44 deers (22 sambar deers and 22 chital deers) in 2015.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Jurnal Nasional Terakreditasi (Sinta 4)
Subjects: Q Science > QL Zoology > QL700-739.8 Mammals
Divisions: 08-Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Science > 46201-Biology (S1)
Depositing User: Dr Arum Setiawan
Date Deposited: 04 Feb 2021 00:48
Last Modified: 04 Feb 2021 00:48
URI: http://repository.unsri.ac.id/id/eprint/41784

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