Land Use Vulnerability towards the Flood Risk in Surakarta City

Nur Miladan, Feira Ariani, Shifa Nurul Indah Pertiwi, Raafi Setiawan, Kusumaningdyah Nurul Handayani, J.A. Fajri, A. Wismadi, A. Nurmiyanto, B. Kushari, M. Fauziah, P.A.P. Agustiananda
2019 MATEC Web of Conferences  
Urban flood risk is one of the frequent disasters in Indonesiancities. It causes the urban vulnerabilities including urban land use, community socio-economic assets, urban infrastructures and buildings. The massive urban land use changes will lead to the increase of flood riskif those changes do not manage properly. In other side, the increase offlood risk is also caused by the land use vulnerability. The assessment ofland use vulnerability on flood risk is an important element to identify
more » ... nt to identify theurban socio economic losses. Furthermore, the understanding of land usevulnerability could be an essential aspect for the urban land use plansrelating to the process of urban planning. This study has purpose to assessthe vulnerability of land use on flood risk in Surakarta City. This city hasseveral rivers flowing inside urban areas, and often, the flood occurrencestook place due to overflows of those rivers. This research used thedeductive approach. The data and information provided by the institutionaldocuments, and field observation. The result of the research indicated thatthe hazard level has more influence than the land use vulnerability level inthe calculation of flood risk. Furthermore, it demonstrated that the land usevulnerability level is not certainly linier correlated to the risk level.
doi:10.1051/matecconf/201928001011 fatcat:tyvnvttjnfcd7efneuafwpu47i