Tag Archives: land use

Effect of land use on water quality: A case study in Trang Watershed

The existing condition and factors affecting the DO and BOD level in the Trang watershed were studied. The results indicated that the most dominant land use type was agriculture(73%). From 2003 to 2010, the area classified as urban, industry, water body and other increased, indicating urban expansion, while agricultural land decreased and was possibly converted to urban or other land. ... Read More »

Land Use on the Newly Formed Mudflat for Blood Clam Culture at Khlong Khon Sub-district, Mueang District, Samut Songkhram Province

This study was aimed to conduct a land use survey on the newly formed mudflat. Three villages were selected for this study including Ban Prak Talay, Ban Khlong Chong and Ban Khlong Chong Noi. Problems related to land use on the newly formed were identified and the mitigation measures were recommended. Rapid Rural Appraisal (RRA) technique and structured interview of ... Read More »