Analysis of Perception, Motivation and Participation of Communities Around Forest Areas in Improving Conservation in Protected Forest Areas of Bukit Daun

Analysis of Perception, Motivation and Participation of Communities Around Forest Areas in Improving Conservation in Protected Forest Areas of Bukit Daun

By: Yunita Delna (E2A021016)

Abstract

The success of the conservation of the Lemau River Basin cannot be separated from the motivation, perception and participation of the community around the Protected Forest Area of Bukit Daun under the management of the Ketahun Watershed and Protection Forest Management Center. This is closely related to meeting the daily needs of people from the Protected Forest Area and its surroundings. The objectives of the research were: 1. To examine the perception, motivation and participation of the community towards the conservation efforts of the Protected Forest of Bukit Daun in Central Bengkulu Regency. 2. Analyzing the factors that influence the perception, motivation and participation of the community around the Protected Forest of Bukit Daun towards the conservation efforts being carried out. 3. Analyzing the perception, motivation and participation of the community around the Protected Forest of Bukit Daun  in conservation efforts related to knowledge, socio-economic conditions, biophysical conditions and applicable stakeholder policies. Data was collected by means of questionnaires, interviews, observation and documentation. This research was expected to provide information and data regarding the perceptions, motivations and participation of the community in an effort to increase the success of conservation in the Protected Forest area of Bukit Daun, so that it could be taken into consideration in efforts to manage, develop, protect and develop the forest area under the guidance of the Ketahun Watershed and Protection Forest Management Center. In addition, it could be used for consideration of the issuance of policies that support conservation efforts in the forestry sector based on community-based forest management.

Key words: perception, motivation, partisipation, community, DAS Lemau, Protected Area

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