• Water Conservation,  Water Irrigation

    Modernization Of Irrigation

    There is no direct irrigation from nature but all are man-made. All processes that occur in irrigation will all become a hydrological cycle because not all irrigation water enters the ground but some will be evaporated into the air. One of the functions of irrigation for agriculture is to supply crop water needs and ensure water availability in the event of drought. This is closely related to the purpose of irrigation, which is to increase agricultural production. Today, the development of irrigation systems in several countries has brought irrigation to the era of modernization. Modernization of irrigation systems is realized through the five pillars which will be briefly explained below.…

  • Water Conservation,  Water Management

    Sweden Coastal

    Sweden is a unitary state with a decentralized government. To carry out the management of his country, Sweden has three governments, namely central, provincial (LAN), and city (community). In general, Sweden adheres to the principle of regional autonomy so that it gives broad authority to local governments to make policies and carry out their governance independently. The majority of Sweden’s population, 82% or around 7.9 million people live in coastal areas. Cities in Sweden, including the three most populous cities – Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmo – are coastal cities so that the socio-economic conditions of Swedish coastal communities are generally characterized by high per capita income with a low Gini…

  • Water Conservation,  Water Management

    The Coastal Planners Do

    Have you ever thought about working as a coastal planner? How do you solve problems in your work area? When in a work area experiencing coastal erosion with the state of the affected area including tourism and settlement areas that have been installed a series of groynes, then there is a river adjacent to the settlement and where there has been a dock, then things will be done first as a Coastal planners first analyze the causes of coastal erosion in the region. By knowing the cause of erosion, overcoming these problems will be more appropriate and more effective. The erosion causes physical damage to coastlines. Conditions of physical damage…