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Negative impacts of chalets operation on the peninsular Malaysia marine park islands

Yusof, Zeenat Begam and Zakariya, Khalilah and Che Haron, Roziha and Sapian, Abdul Razak and Asif, Nayeem and Haraty, Hayder Jawad Shakir (2021) Negative impacts of chalets operation on the peninsular Malaysia marine park islands. In: 5th ABRA International Conference on Quality of Life, 15-16 December 2021, Langkawi Island, Malaysia.

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The popularity of marine tourism put intense pressure on the island's environment. Limited studies were conducted to determine the negative impacts caused by chalets operation. Study aim is to investigate the adverse effects caused by the chalet’s operation on the Tioman and Perhentian Island. The objectives are to identify operation activities and the negative impact caused by the operation. The study was conducted by adopting qualitative method. The findings indicate solid waste disposal, groundwater extraction, and sewage disposal are destroying the marine environment in many ways. Several recommendations were provided to reduce the negative impacts.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Plenary Papers)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Chalet operation; Negative impacts; Island environment; Marine tourism
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA2542.36 Sustainable architecture
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Architecture
Depositing User: Dr Zeenat Begam Yusof
Date Deposited: 05 Jan 2022 10:42
Last Modified: 06 Jun 2023 13:14
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/96055

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