Digital Special Collection Portal

Determination of poaching spots in Gunung Basor forest reserve, Kelantan


Mohd Zazmiezi, Mohd Alias (2015) Determination of poaching spots in Gunung Basor forest reserve, Kelantan. Undergraduate Final Project Report thesis, Faculty of Earth Science. (Submitted)


Anthropological activities nowadays affecting our wildlife environment in an adverse effect. Poaching or known as illegal hunting are one inclining factor that become serious issue to be taken of. In this study, determination of poaching spots become prime objectives to be studied. In order to strengthen the findings in poaching study, illegal activities such as encroachment, tree marking signs and foreign campsite are considered as second objectives for determination of illegal activities in Gunung Basor Forest Reserve. Utilization of camera trap help in identifying specific spots that possibly be the hot spots in the study area. Site tracking are the main procedure in findings result for the objectives of the study. Infoment or personal conversation that lead to any information of the study are also recorded for purpose of the study. Finally, the results showed that the traps for poaching evidence were identified in abundance at area with ease of access. The results for illegal acivities also are identified spotted together at the south east of GBFR. These two results led to conclusion of accessibilities and abundance of illegal activities made poaching issue more critical to the area. Therefore, establishment of wildlife protection and enforcement team network are recommended to be established to provide a greater and more promosing futures for our biodiversity.

Download File / URL

Full text not available from this repository.

Additional Metadata

Item Type: Undergraduate Final Project Report
Collection Type: Final Year Project
Date: 2015
Call Number: SBN 2015 018
Supervisor: Ir. Arham Muchtar Achmad Bahar
Programme: Natural Resources Science
Institution: Faculty of Earth Science
Faculty/Centre/Office: Faculty of Earth Sciences
Statistic Details: View Download Statistic

Edit Record (Admin Only)

View Item View Item

The Office of Library and Knowledge Management, Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, 16300 Bachok, Kelantan.
Digital Special Collection (UMK Repository) supports OAI 2.0 with a base URL of