HYDROLOGY & HYDRAULIC / WATER RESOURCES ENGINEERING
Rekabentuk Terperinci Rancangan Tebatan Banjir Daerah Mersing, Johor Darul Takzim
Jabatan Pengairan dan Saliran Negeri Johor
The flooding in Sg. Mersing basin occurs mostly during the North-east monsoon period from October to March. Areas subjected to floods are mainly located in traditional villages and housing areas surrounding Mersing town, which are low-lying. The primary cause of floods is due to high rainfall that coincides with high tides. There are few flooding events occurred especially in Dec 2006, Jan 2007, Dec 2013 and Dec 2014.