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Sedimentation Study on Upstream Reach of Selected Rivers in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia

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@article{IJASEIT971,
   author = {Mohd Khairul Amri Kamarudin and Mohd Ekhwan Toriman and Noorjima Abd Wahab and Hafiz Rosli and Frankie Marcus Ata and Mohd Nazmi Mohd Faudzi},
   title = {Sedimentation Study on Upstream Reach of Selected Rivers in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia},
   journal = {International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology},
   volume = {7},
   number = {1},
   year = {2017},
   pages = {35--41},
   keywords = {sedimentation; Bentong River; climate; total suspended solid; river discharge; gravimetric method},
   abstract = {The sedimentation study on the upstream reach of Pahang River is located in the Bentong River Basin. The detail hydrographic survey for each river in the Bentong River Basin was carried out in May 2016. Nine stations were selected to represent the sediment concentration at Bentong River, Pahang, Malaysia. Bentong River Basin is one of the river catchment in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia. Before this, Bentong River deterioration in water quality, resulting from the sedimentation problems and unsustainable development management around the river basin. This study was implemented to prove the sedimentation problem, especially the formation of Total  Suspended Solid (TSS) in the Bentong River. There are two important parameters were quantified in this study such as the concentration of suspended solid (mg/L) and the river discharge (Q) values (m³/s). The method used in this study to analysis the concentration of TSS using Gravimetric Method. The result showed the sedimentation in the Bentong River was unstable and the highest of TSS up to 367.6 mg/L that is categorized under the class V which > 300 mg/L based on the National Water Quality Standard (NWQS) result showed the coefficient correlation between the observed Q and the TSS concentration in the Bentong River is significant R² = 0.919, there are strong positive relationship between TSS concentration production and the river discharge value in the Bentong River. The study found that the contributors to the high sedimentation problems resulting from the sediments generated from the unsustainable land use, which effectively trapping the bed sediments, rainfall intensity, backflow that carries out high sediments as well as sedimentation produced due to the river bank erosion.},
   issn = {2088-5334},
   publisher = {INSIGHT - Indonesian Society for Knowledge and Human Development},
   url = {http://ijaseit.insightsociety.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=1&article_id=971},
   doi = {10.18517/ijaseit.7.1.971}
}

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%A Kamarudin, Mohd Khairul Amri
%A Toriman, Mohd Ekhwan
%A Abd Wahab, Noorjima
%A Rosli, Hafiz
%A Ata, Frankie Marcus
%A Mohd Faudzi, Mohd Nazmi
%D 2017
%T Sedimentation Study on Upstream Reach of Selected Rivers in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia
%B 2017
%9 sedimentation; Bentong River; climate; total suspended solid; river discharge; gravimetric method
%! Sedimentation Study on Upstream Reach of Selected Rivers in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia
%K sedimentation; Bentong River; climate; total suspended solid; river discharge; gravimetric method
%X The sedimentation study on the upstream reach of Pahang River is located in the Bentong River Basin. The detail hydrographic survey for each river in the Bentong River Basin was carried out in May 2016. Nine stations were selected to represent the sediment concentration at Bentong River, Pahang, Malaysia. Bentong River Basin is one of the river catchment in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia. Before this, Bentong River deterioration in water quality, resulting from the sedimentation problems and unsustainable development management around the river basin. This study was implemented to prove the sedimentation problem, especially the formation of Total  Suspended Solid (TSS) in the Bentong River. There are two important parameters were quantified in this study such as the concentration of suspended solid (mg/L) and the river discharge (Q) values (m³/s). The method used in this study to analysis the concentration of TSS using Gravimetric Method. The result showed the sedimentation in the Bentong River was unstable and the highest of TSS up to 367.6 mg/L that is categorized under the class V which > 300 mg/L based on the National Water Quality Standard (NWQS) result showed the coefficient correlation between the observed Q and the TSS concentration in the Bentong River is significant R² = 0.919, there are strong positive relationship between TSS concentration production and the river discharge value in the Bentong River. The study found that the contributors to the high sedimentation problems resulting from the sediments generated from the unsustainable land use, which effectively trapping the bed sediments, rainfall intensity, backflow that carries out high sediments as well as sedimentation produced due to the river bank erosion.
%U http://ijaseit.insightsociety.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=1&article_id=971
%R doi:10.18517/ijaseit.7.1.971
%J International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology
%V 7
%N 1
%@ 2088-5334

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Mohd Khairul Amri Kamarudin,Mohd Ekhwan Toriman,Noorjima Abd Wahab,Hafiz Rosli,Frankie Marcus Ata and Mohd Nazmi Mohd Faudzi,"Sedimentation Study on Upstream Reach of Selected Rivers in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia," International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 35-41, 2017. [Online]. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.18517/ijaseit.7.1.971.

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TY  - JOUR
AU  - Kamarudin, Mohd Khairul Amri
AU  - Toriman, Mohd Ekhwan
AU  - Abd Wahab, Noorjima
AU  - Rosli, Hafiz
AU  - Ata, Frankie Marcus
AU  - Mohd Faudzi, Mohd Nazmi
PY  - 2017
TI  - Sedimentation Study on Upstream Reach of Selected Rivers in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia
JF  - International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology; Vol. 7 (2017) No. 1
Y2  - 2017
SP  - 35
EP  - 41
SN  - 2088-5334
PB  - INSIGHT - Indonesian Society for Knowledge and Human Development
KW  - sedimentation; Bentong River; climate; total suspended solid; river discharge; gravimetric method
N2  - The sedimentation study on the upstream reach of Pahang River is located in the Bentong River Basin. The detail hydrographic survey for each river in the Bentong River Basin was carried out in May 2016. Nine stations were selected to represent the sediment concentration at Bentong River, Pahang, Malaysia. Bentong River Basin is one of the river catchment in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia. Before this, Bentong River deterioration in water quality, resulting from the sedimentation problems and unsustainable development management around the river basin. This study was implemented to prove the sedimentation problem, especially the formation of Total  Suspended Solid (TSS) in the Bentong River. There are two important parameters were quantified in this study such as the concentration of suspended solid (mg/L) and the river discharge (Q) values (m³/s). The method used in this study to analysis the concentration of TSS using Gravimetric Method. The result showed the sedimentation in the Bentong River was unstable and the highest of TSS up to 367.6 mg/L that is categorized under the class V which > 300 mg/L based on the National Water Quality Standard (NWQS) result showed the coefficient correlation between the observed Q and the TSS concentration in the Bentong River is significant R² = 0.919, there are strong positive relationship between TSS concentration production and the river discharge value in the Bentong River. The study found that the contributors to the high sedimentation problems resulting from the sediments generated from the unsustainable land use, which effectively trapping the bed sediments, rainfall intensity, backflow that carries out high sediments as well as sedimentation produced due to the river bank erosion.
UR  - http://ijaseit.insightsociety.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=1&article_id=971
DO  - 10.18517/ijaseit.7.1.971

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A1 Kamarudin, Mohd Khairul Amri
A1 Toriman, Mohd Ekhwan
A1 Abd Wahab, Noorjima
A1 Rosli, Hafiz
A1 Ata, Frankie Marcus
A1 Mohd Faudzi, Mohd Nazmi
T1 Sedimentation Study on Upstream Reach of Selected Rivers in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia
JF International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology
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PB INSIGHT - Indonesian Society for Knowledge and Human Development
K1 sedimentation; Bentong River; climate; total suspended solid; river discharge; gravimetric method
AB The sedimentation study on the upstream reach of Pahang River is located in the Bentong River Basin. The detail hydrographic survey for each river in the Bentong River Basin was carried out in May 2016. Nine stations were selected to represent the sediment concentration at Bentong River, Pahang, Malaysia. Bentong River Basin is one of the river catchment in Pahang River Basin, Malaysia. Before this, Bentong River deterioration in water quality, resulting from the sedimentation problems and unsustainable development management around the river basin. This study was implemented to prove the sedimentation problem, especially the formation of Total  Suspended Solid (TSS) in the Bentong River. There are two important parameters were quantified in this study such as the concentration of suspended solid (mg/L) and the river discharge (Q) values (m³/s). The method used in this study to analysis the concentration of TSS using Gravimetric Method. The result showed the sedimentation in the Bentong River was unstable and the highest of TSS up to 367.6 mg/L that is categorized under the class V which > 300 mg/L based on the National Water Quality Standard (NWQS) result showed the coefficient correlation between the observed Q and the TSS concentration in the Bentong River is significant R² = 0.919, there are strong positive relationship between TSS concentration production and the river discharge value in the Bentong River. The study found that the contributors to the high sedimentation problems resulting from the sediments generated from the unsustainable land use, which effectively trapping the bed sediments, rainfall intensity, backflow that carries out high sediments as well as sedimentation produced due to the river bank erosion.
LK http://ijaseit.insightsociety.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9&Itemid=1&article_id=971
DO  - 10.18517/ijaseit.7.1.971