Journal of Environment and Management
Vol. 1 No. 1 (2020): Journal of Environment and Management

Evaluasi Kelayakan Berdasarkan Aspek Geologi Lingkungan Untuk Penentuan TPA Kota Palangka Raya

Endah Kartika Susanti (Dinas Energi dan Sumberdaya Mineral Provinsi Kalimantan Tengah)
Salampak (Universitas Palangka Raya)
Hendrik Segah (Universitas Palangka Raya)

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Publish Date
27 Feb 2020


Regional feasibility analysis of landfill locations based on the environmental geology point is the initial selection in the planning of landfill sites. This research aims to assess the regional feasibility zones for landfill site in Palangka Raya city based on the environmental aspects. Observational examination and spatial analysis using geographic information system (GIS) were applied to ascertain the determination and limitation factors. The result shows that Palangka Raya could be categorized into 3 (three) zones in terms of its feasibility for the landfill area. Unsuitable zone covering an area of 165,936.69 hectares or 58.12% of total area, followed by a moderately suitable zone of 782.25 hectares (32.85%), and least suitable zone of 25,788.88 hectares (9.03%). The infeasible ones are located in districts of Sebangau and Pahandut, and some parts of Jekan Raya.

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Agriculture, Biological Sciences & Forestry Humanities Education Environmental Science Social Sciences


Journal of Environment and Management (JEM) is a peer reviewed, online and open access journal for the publication of original research, reviews or short communication related to managing environmental systems and improving environmental quality. Specific area of interest for the journal include: ...