KSPL Chelonia FABIONA Have been Monitoring in Pulau Kayu Angin Bira

Jakarta (UNAS) – Sea Turtle Study Group (KSPL) Chelonia is a student study group under the auspices of the Biology Faculty Universitas Nasional (FABIONA). This study group have been monitoring hawksbill in Pulau Kayu Angin Bira Kepulauan Seribu,  Jakarta for about  five days on November 5 to 9,  2016.

The purpose of this activity is to monitor the condition of the hawksbill which may be encountered and see the habitat for hawksbill turtle in Pulau Kayu Angin Bira. KSPL Chelonia were interested in monitoring in Pulau Kayu Angin Bira because they have found the hawksbill since 2015.

The result of monitoring a habitat of hawksbill was satisfied but they havenโ€™t found a nesting turtle because it still unseasonably. Furthermore the study group still looking for another reason that made the hawksbill wasnโ€™t found in pulau kayu angin bira. There are some factors which made hawksbill didnโ€™t arrive in this island. Such as lacking of food and  bad climate that happen in this island.

KSPL Chelonia not only learn about the hawksbills and their  habitat, but also the ecosystem. The group took the data on macro algae and gastropods which also serves to protect the ecosystem. Chairman KSPL Chelonia FABIONA,  Nadia Putri  Rachma hopes if she will get  maksimum result about other .