Analysis of Groundwater on Wetland Area in Kapuas Regency, Central Kalimantan Indonesia


Deasy Arisanty, Sidharta Adyatma, Ellyn Normelani, Apriyanto .

Abstract


Southern part of Kalimantan is wetland area that included the groundwater basin of Palangkaraya-Banjarmasin. The assessment of the potential of ground water in wells includes the quantity of water use on artesian wells, the physical quality of artesian well water and the groundwater uses. The method used in this study is a survey method with the number of wells drilled studied is 17 wells and 46 wells users. Analysis of the data is the percentage obtained from questionnaires distributed to the artesian well. Field measurements obtain the water quality data artesian well. The results showed that the quantity of water is good quantity. The water in wells is never dry despite the dry season. Artesian well water quality is not good for consumption. Based on interviews with residents and the results of field measurements, water color will be red when boiled, so that the water is only used for washing and bathing.

Keywords


Groundwater, Wells, Wetlands.

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Title

Analysis of Groundwater on Wetland Area in Kapuas Regency, Central Kalimantan Indonesia

Keywords

Groundwater, Wells, Wetlands.

DOI

10.20448/journal.506.2017.41.1.6

Date

2017-03-09

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Journal

Asian Review of Environmental and Earth Sciences
Vol 4, No 1 (2017) Page: 1-6

Print ISSN

2518-0134

Online ISSN

2313-8173

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Authors & Affiliations

Deasy Arisanty
Geography education department, Lambung Mangkurat University, Banjarmasin
Indonesia

Sidharta Adyatma
Geography education department, Lambung Mangkurat University, Banjarmasin
Indonesia

Ellyn Normelani
Geography education department, Lambung Mangkurat University, Banjarmasin
Indonesia

Apriyanto .
Geography education department, Lambung Mangkurat University, Banjarmasin
Indonesia


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