IJSRP, Volume 9, Issue 2, February 2019 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Asriani, Muhammad Yusri Karim, Hasni Y. Azis
Silvofishery is a cultivation activity in the mangrove area without removing the function of the mangrove natural ecosystem. This study aims to find the best mangrove vegetation in the maintenance of silvofishery system mangrove crabs. The study was conducted in the mangrove area of Mandalle Village, Mandalle District, Pangkep Regency, South Sulawesi. The research container used a bamboo cage measuring 1.0x1.0x1.0 m which were plugged into 3 types of mangrove vegetation, namely: Avicennia, Rhizophora, and Sonneratia. The test crabs used were weighing 150 ± 10 g which were maintained for 40 days.