Water catchment area and management method

Ibrahim Abdullah Abu Ala, Alfituri and A. Amhimmid Alqantosh, Aisha and Ahmed Dhafer Ahmed, Kandash and Abdul Hamid, Nur Jannah and Mohd Noor, Khairiyah (2020) Water catchment area and management method. In: Managing the Local Environmental Issues. Penerbit UTHM, pp. 37-45. ISBN 978-967-2389-65-1

[img] Text
Restricted to Registered users only

Download (866kB) | Request a copy


Due to critical and obvious effect of the wastewater comes from the industry, agriculture and industrial activity nearby the dam has led to environmental issues in Sembrong dam, Kluang Johor which caused negative impacts to the biological, chemical and physical properties of water river environments. The dam itself contained a large number of algae which caused the blocking of sunlight, could not enter directly to the water surface and it threatening to the aquatic life. The dam also traps sediments, which are crucial for maintaining physical progressions and habitats of the dam. The chapter introduce “G.E.T” formula as management method to overcome the pollution problems. The implementation of “G.E.T” formula is basically to improve the urban environmental condition as key for urban policy and environmental management. Sustainable management and utilisation of resources is a guidance in pursuing the development of agricultural and forestry activity at dam area.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Water; Environmental engineering; Government publications—Malaysia
Subjects: T Technology > TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering
Divisions: Faculty of Civil Engineering and Built Environment > Department of Civil Engineering : Water and Environmental Engineering
Depositing User: Mrs. Siti Noraida Miskan
Date Deposited: 07 Nov 2021 01:43
Last Modified: 07 Nov 2021 01:43
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/2297

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item