Geomorphological and Sedimentological Features of River Sadong, Sarawak, Malaysia

Omolayo Ajoke, Omorinoye and Zaini, Assim and Ismail, Jusoh (2021) Geomorphological and Sedimentological Features of River Sadong, Sarawak, Malaysia. Indonesian Journal on Geoscience, 8 (1). pp. 119-130. ISSN 2355-9314

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Abstract

The effect of topography, climate, soil, and geology on River Sadong sediments is related to its geochemistry. Eighteen surface sediments and five core samples were collected in replicates from six sampling sites along River Sadong, Sarawak, Malaysia. The main aim of this study is to describe the geomorphology and sedimentological characteristics of the river sediments. This was achieved by the study of the processes that form the sediments and influence their physical and chemical characteristics. The sediments were analyzed for their sedimentological characteristics. The results indicated that the studied area is enriched with organic matter, and there are no sedimentary structures in its vicinity.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: geochemistry; geology; geomorphology; River Sadong; sedimentological characteristics; topography, UNIMAS, University, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, IPTA, education, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
S Agriculture > SD Forestry
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Resource Science and Technology
Depositing User: Sanawi
Date Deposited: 19 Jul 2021 01:57
Last Modified: 19 Jul 2021 01:57
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/35659

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