Definition Reservoir

Reservoir is a large pond where water is stored preparations for various needs. Reservoirs can be naturally occurring or man-made. Artificial reservoirs are built in a way to make the dam and the water flowed until the reservoir is full. Dam or dam construction is built to withstand the rate of water into the reservoir, lake or recreation areas. Often ...

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Definition Infiltration Wells

Infiltration wells are holes made to collect rain water that does not flow out of the yard. Usually the water from the roof of the house and of the rest of the house dipekarangan is passed into one or more according to the number and capacity of the well. This is very important catchment wells made in dense residential area ...

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Fill Type Dam

Dams urugan (fill type dam) can be divided into: 1) Dam homogeneous A dam urugan classified in homogeneous type, if the material that forms the body of the dam consists of ground that is almost similar and the gradation (the composition of the grain size) is almost uniform. Keseluruhannyaberfungsi dam body is double, namely as building blocks as well as ...

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Saluran Drainage dan Irigasi

Saluran drainage dan irigasi ini ditujukan untuk mengalirkan kelebihan air sehingga tidak merusak tanah, tanaman, dan atau bangunan konservasi lainnya. Bentuk-bentuk saluran drainase dan irigasi: a. Saluran pengelak Fungsi : • Mencegah masuknya aliran permukaan dari daerah di atasnya ke daerah bawah yang rawan longsor. • Mengalirkan kelebihan air ke saluran pembuangan air (SPA). • Memotong/memperpendek panjang lereng sehingga mengurangi ...

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Pengertian Bendungan

Bendungan atau dam adalah konstruksi yang dibangun untuk menahan laju air menjadi waduk, danau, atau tempat rekreasi. Seringkali bendungan juga digunakan untuk mengalirkan air ke sebuah Pembangkit Listrik Tenaga Air. Kebanyakan dam juga memiliki bagian yang disebut pintu air untuk membuang air yang tidak diinginkan secara bertahap atau berkelanjutan. Gambar 36. Bendung Bendungan (dam) dan bendung (weir) sebenarnya merupakan struktur ...

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Benefits Dam

Dam construction is built to withstand the rate of water into the reservoir, lake or recreation areas. Often dams are also used to provide water to a hydroelectric plants. Most of the dam also has a section called the floodgates to dispose of unwanted water gradually or sustainable. The check dam or dam is building to withstand the water flow ...

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