Biopopulasi Lobster Air Tawar: Kunci Keseimbangan Ekosistem di Danau Laut Tawar Aceh

Biopopulasi lobster air tawar di danau laut tawar Aceh memiliki peran ekologis yang sangat penting. Lobster ini berfungsi sebagai predator alami yang menjaga keseimbangan ekosistem dengan memangsa ikan kecil dan invertebrata serta membantu menjaga kualitas air dengan mengonsumsi sisa-sisa organik. Namun, tantangan lingkungan seperti perubahan iklim dan aktivitas manusia, seperti penangkapan berlebihan dan degradasi habitat,…

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Exploring Marine Resources: Natural Alternatives for Hypertension Treatment

Hypertension, often termed the ‘silent killer,’ is a condition with high prevalence in Indonesia, posing significant health risks without evident symptoms. The renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) plays a crucial role in blood pressure regulation, making it a target for hypertension treatment. ACE inhibitors, such as captopril and lisinopril, are commonly used but have side effects. Bioactive…

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Pari Jawa: The First Victim of Human Activity

Long-standing ThreatsProfessor H.M. Amin Alamsjah, an expert in Fisheries and Marine Sciences at Airlangga University, commented on this development, stating that the Javanese Ray has long been categorized as a threatened species. The extinction process has been gradual, marked by a progressive reduction in numbers. The Javanese Ray reproduces through ovoviviparity, requiring suitable environments for…

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Enhancing Growth in Rasbora argyrotaenia through Mucuna pruriens Seed Extract Supplementation

The Rasbora argyrotaenia, a local fish species, relies predominantly on wild capture in Indonesia, with East Java being a province with significant production. However, there has been a decline in the availability of these fish, from 7.00 tons in 2014 to 1.00 ton in 2021 (KKP, 2021). Despite increasing demand, dwindling natural resources present an…

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Enhancing Tubifex Worms Nutrition with Fish Silage and Bagasse Fermentation for Sustainable Aquatic Larvae Feeding

Tubifex worms are a natural food source often used to feed both ornamental and consumable fish larvae due to their protein-rich composition. However, their availability fluctuates throughout the year, especially during the rainy season. To address this, utilizing waste materials like tofu residue, chicken manure, and rice bran can enhance their nutritional content while reducing…

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Pengembangan Budidaya Lobster: Potensi Ekonomi, Keberlanjutan Lingkungan, dan Tantangan Teknis

Dalam konteks ekonomi, lobster memiliki potensi besar sebagai penggerak perekonomian di desa-desa pesisir. Di sisi sosial, konsumen milenial cenderung memilih produk yang ramah lingkungan, dan lobster termasuk di antaranya. Budidaya lobster juga berperan penting dalam pelestarian spesies ini, mengurangi risiko kepunahan benih lobster. Teknik budidaya lobster yang tepat dapat meningkatkan tingkat kelangsungan hidup (SR) hingga…

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Marine Lexicon as Language Identity of Coastal Communities

Indonesia, sebagai negara maritim dengan garis pantai lebih dari 90 ribu kilometer, memiliki masyarakat pesisir yang unik dengan identitas budaya yang khas. Fokusnya pada kehidupan laut, masyarakat pesisir menunjukkan adaptasi yang tinggi terhadap lingkungan mereka. Masyarakat pesisir Indonesia, termasuk di Kabupaten Tuban, memiliki ciri khas linguistik yang membedakan mereka dari komunitas tutur lainnya. Mereka menyerap…

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