Assesment of morphometric and hydrological properties of smalls watersheds in East Java Regions

Mohamad Wawan Sujarwo, Indarto Indarto, Ega Wiratama, Bobby Teguh


This paper presents the identification, assessment and visualization of physical, topographic, morphometric and hydrological properties of small watersheds in East Java Regions.  About 45 small watersheds were used for the analysis.  Physical propertis i.e: soil type layers, land use, etc were obtained by cropping the GIS layers with a watershed boundary. Then the ASTER G-DEM2 was used to derive morphometric properties of the watersheds. Furthermore, hydrological properties are derived statistically by analyzing available rainfall and discharge data. Parameters were selected to represent each watersheds properties. Finally, simple correlation analyses through the selected parameters were used to interpret the relation between physical, topographical, morphometric and hydrological properties of the watersheds. The resut show that some watersheds show the similtarity in certain parameters.


similatiry; morphometric; hydrological; properties; watershed,

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