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ERIC Number: EJ1091718
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Dec
Pages: 11
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-2252-8822
Eco-Tourism Development Strategy Balurannational Park in the Regency of Situbondo, East Java, Indonesia
Siswanto, Adil; Moeljadi
International Journal of Evaluation and Research in Education, v4 n4 p185-195 Dec 2015
Baluran National Park in the regency of Situbondo, East Java-Indonesia, highly prospective for development of sustainable tourism that can improve the welfare of local people. The suitable tourism type is eco-tourism with local people involvement. The purposes of this study are: 1) To know the local people involvement in eco-tourism development; 2) To know the potencies of Baluran National Park; and 3) To formulate Eco-tourism Development Strategy. Using the matrix analysis method of IFAS and EFAS, produce a common strategy; SWOT analysis generates alternative strategies. This research was exploring, to formulate policies and programs based internal and external conditions. Data were collected by questionnaire, interview and observation. The number of respondents 25 people who are competent in the field of tourism. The results showed, local people involvement of Wonorejo, BajulMati, BimoRejo, WatuKebo, SumberWaru and SumberAnyaras buffer villages, in the development of eco-tourism in Baluran National Park needs to be improved through approach, training and community empowerment. Alternative strategy obtained eco-tourism product development strategy; development of basic infrastructure and facilities as well as supporting tourism; tourist market penetration and promotion; increased security; as well as institutional and human resource development strategy of eco-tourism. Eco-tourism development strategy is a strategic priority of generating eco-tourism product development programs and maintaining biological resources.
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Indonesia
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