Yus Rusila Noor
Yus Rusila Noor has been working with Wetlands International Indonesia since 1987. He graduated from the Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ) in 2001. Yus was educated as an Ornithologist specialising on water birds ecology and conservation and worked on the inventory of wetlands of international importance in Indonesia and on the conservation of endangered waterbirds. He currently supervises Resilience Projects at Wetlands International, including Building with Nature Indonesia.
Articles By Yus Rusila Noor
Building with Nature: Sustainable Protection of Mangrove Coasts
Building with Nature is an innovative approach that combines natural processes with innovative engineering methods to realise sustainable projects. Permeable dams are being utilised as part of a Building with Nature solution to help restore the eroding mangrove-mud coast of the Demak district in central Java, Indonesia.