Finally, the book Berwisata Alam di Taman Nasional (Nature Recreation at National Park) has been finished and published this September by Yayasan Obor Indonesia publishing. The launching ceremony took place at University of Indonesia on September 5th, 2014 along with the presence of its author and Dr. Chris Margules from James Cook University, Australia. The launching ceremony was attended by representative from Ministry of Forestry RI, Ministry of Research and Technology RI, various academic institutions, and also NGO such as Conservation International.
The book mainly tells about the author’s experience on exploring many national parks, inside and outside of Indonesia. Based on those experiences, the author also gives some suggestions about managing the national parks for conservation in Indonesia. The book also aims to introduce the nature recreation at national parks as a new trend in this present society.