This research was conducted in Pangumbahan Village, Ciracap District, Sukabumi Regency, West Java Province. The implementation starts from August 2018 until March 2019. The socio-economic study of the green turtle conservation area (Chelonia mydas (Linnaeus, 1758)) as a marine ecotourism for local communities is carried out to know the potential of conservation areas in terms of the social and economic aspects that are generated in local communities. The method used in this research is the case study method in Pangumbahan Village by collecting primary data and secondary data. The sampling method used was purposive sampling and data processing using Ms. Excel. Based on the research that has been done, it is known that even though the impact has not been felt by the whole community, the Pangumbahan Village community hopes that Pangumbahan Beach Turtle Beach Park area can be developed because it has the potential to provide more benefits to them.
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