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#6106 Swamp in Pasuruan, East Java, Indonesia

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Indonesia, East Java, East Java

Pasuruan is a district in East Java Province, Indonesia. The government center is located in Bangil. Pasuruan is a regency with the most complete tourism attractions which include mountains, plains, and the sea, as well as the second oldest city in East Java.

This regency is bordered by Sidoarjo Regency and the Java Sea in the north, Probolinggo Regency in the east, Malang Regency in the south, Batu City in the southwest, and Mojokerto Regency in the west.

The district is known as an industrial, tourist and agricultural destination. It is known the farmers here build in this area a lot of swamps, which were originally created to irrigate the rice fields in the area. This made the author conduct research there and make a biotope of one of the local swamps.

The swamp that the author visited was one of the habitats of Channa limbata, Trichogaster sp., Anabas testudineus, Channa striata, and Trichopsis vittata. And in the swamp there are many logs, tree branches and leaves.

 

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MAA Rafsanjani
GPS
-7.7056537, 113.0199814
Geographical region
Southeastern Asia
Drainage Basin
East Java
River catchment
Swamp Pasuruan
Water body type
Creek
Water body name
Swamp Pasuruan
Water body part
Delta
Water body course
Middle course
Water body: tributary of
Creek
Tributary name
Swamp Pasuruan

Videos above and below water

Water Chemistry

Water information

Water type
Brackish water
Water color
Mixed water
Water transparency
Medium
Concentration of sediments
Medium
Water temperature
27 °C
Water flow/curent
Slow

Chemical parameters

pH
7
Conductivity
644
GH
KH
Dissolved Oxygen
50 %

Substrate in nature

Sand
Black
Pebble/Gravel
Black
Stone
Black
Stone form
Irregular
Silt/Mud
Black
Leaves
Many
Driftwood
Many
Submerged terrestrial vegetation
Yes

Aquatic Biotope

Date of collecting
January 1, 2022
Collecting area
Open water
Water depth
Air temperature
27 °C
Sunlight
Full sun

Environment

Environment
Affected by human activity
Affected by human activity
Pollution
Pollution
Advanced
Surrounding area

Pasuruan is a district in East Java Province, Indonesia. The government center is located in Bangil. Pasuruan is a regency with the most complete tourism attractions which include mountains, plains, and the sea, as well as the second oldest city in East Java.

Underwater landscape

The author has conducted a research in a biotope of one of the local swamps. The swamp that the author visited was inhabited of Channa limbata, Trichogaster sp., Anabas testudineus, Channa striata, and Trichopsis vittata. And in the swamp there are many logs, tree branches and leaves.

Threats to ecology

The author has conducted a research in a biotope of one of the local swamps. The swamp that the author visited was inhabited of Channa limbata, Trichogaster sp., Anabas testudineus, Channa striata, and Trichopsis vittata. And in the swamp there are many logs, tree branches and leaves.

The swamp is overgrown with Ceratophyllum submersum and on the surface Lemna minor, Pistia stratiotes and Ipomoea aquatica. So from the results of these studies make the authors make the biotope according to the natural conditions there.

Riparian zone

Trees near the aquatic habitat
Many -