Hundreds of Fishermen's Houses Rob Flood Risk
January 6, 2012
Large wave accompanied the storm now engulfing the northern sea area of Java pantura Indramayu. Due to inclement weather will not only lead to frustrated fishermen go to sea, but the cause of hundreds of homes of fishermen threatened marine ombang eroded (abrasion), which reaches 20 meters from the shoreline.
Dadap village called jedor waves, because it hit the embankment nature (water breaks) along the coastline,
Said Mrs. Sutinem (52) Block TPI Dadap residents.
It's been two days, the small boat fishermen not to fish because of high waves up to 2 meters off the coast. Some fishermen can only catch fish not far from the beach.
Meanwhile, hundreds of houses in the village of sledge Wetan Kulon District Kandanghaur also a victim of sea flooding (Rob), resulting in hundreds of homes submerged fishing to a height of 50 cm.
Rob flooding also threatens hundreds of homes in the Village District Cangkring Cantigi and Pine Village District Losarang.
Rob Floods Hundreds of Houses in Pekalongan Soak
January 5, 2012
Hundreds of homes Tratebang Village, District Wonokerto, Pekalongan regency, Central Java, on Wednesday (1/04/2012), submerged rob a result of levee embankment near the estuary of the local river burst its banks.
Head of Public Affairs Tratebang Village, District Pekalongan Edi Yono in Pekalongan, on Wednesday, said, in fact inundation rob that hit the village of Tratebang have a subscription.
However, he said, conditions were even worse because the water levels reach 20-50 centimeters.
"People got used to rob a sweeping view of the village. It's just rob that occurred on Wednesday, more severe because the patched levees breached and the water overflowing into neighborhoods," he said.
"Actually existing sluice gates to regulate the circulation of water but it was not able to work optimally so that the water overflows into neighborhoods," he said.
According to him, Tratebang villagers had tried to apply for assistance to rob the handling of local counterparts but until now has not been realized thus rob the local village continues to inundate every high tides.
"In addition to soaking homes, rob disaster also resulted in the building of infrastructure are also quickly damaged by salt water eroded," he said.
Camat Wonokerto Hasanudin said, flood plain rob already subscribed to the village which is located near the beach Wonokerto, such as the Village Wonokerto Kulon, Wonokerto Wetan, Api-api, Tratebang, and Pecakaran.
"Village of the most severe conditions in the Village Pecakaran precisely because the water can reach heights of about 60 centimeters," he said.
He said that the flood rob a phenomenon that should be addressed in a comprehensive manner because of the impact caused is difficult to overcome.
"To help the victims, Regency Pekalongan through Social Services has distributed some food ingredients, such as instant noodles and rice. In addition, to overcome these rob our hope that citizens raise levee embankment was breached," he said.