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13 Januari 2017

LINGKUNGAN

Proyek Lancar, Pohon Pun Selamat


 

Dalam membangun jalan baru, khususnya tol, harus tetap peduli terhadap lingkungan hidup. Dengan demikian, proyek pembangunan itu tidak membuat malu pemerintah, rugi investor, dan resah masyarakat.

Demikian dapat disimpulkan dalam pertemuan para pemangku kepentingan pembangunan Tol Bogor Outer Ring Road (BORR) seksi II dengan jurnalis berbagai media di Balai Kota Bogor, Rabu (11/1). Di lokasi proyek pembangunan tol itu di Kedung Badak, Tanah Sareal, sekitar 20 orang dari lembaga peduli lingkungan Budiasi dan Koramil Tanah Sareal mulai melaksanakan penyelamatan pohon yang terkena proyek tersebut.

“Peristiwa beberapa pohon keras yang telanjur ditebang sebelumnya menjadi pelajaran berharga bagi kita. Peraturan yang ada belum merinci mekanisme pelaksanaan penggantian pohon yang ditebang. Baru ada kepastian PT MSJ akan mengganti satu pohon dengan 10 bibit pohon,” kata Wali Kota Bogor Bima Arya.

PT Marga Sarana Jabar (MSJ), pemilik dan pengelola Tol BORR, mengizinkan PT Wijaya Karya (Persero) Tbk, kontraktor pembangun Tol BORR seksi II, untuk menebang sekitar 580 pohon keras di jalur hijau di Jalan Soleh Iskandar yang melintasi Kecamatan Tanah Sareal. Jalur hijau itu akan menjadi tempat tiang-tiang konstruksi jalan tol layang dari Kedung Badak sampai Salabenda.

Ratusan pohon ditanam di jalur hijau itu oleh Dinas Kebersihan dan Pertanaman serta Kodim 0606/Kota Bogor pada 2011. Kini rata-rata batang utama pohon berdiameter di atas 30 sentimeter.

Penebangan pohon membuat resah dan menimbulkan protes masyarakat, khususnya komunitas pegiat pelestarian lingkungan hidup dan pemerhati Kota Bogor, seperti Bogor Bersahabat dan Budiasi. Pihak kepolisian juga protes karena pengerjaan dimulai tanpa kesiapan prasarana di lokasi proyek dan berpotensi mengancam keselamatan pengguna jalan.

Direktur Utama PT MSJ Hendro Atmodjo mengatakan, begitu ada protes, sejak Kamis pekan lalu pihaknya memerintahkan Wika menghentikan penebangan pohon. “Mengganti satu pohon yang ditebang dengan 10 bibit pohon minimal tinggi 2 m, sepenuhnya inisiatif dan komitmen kami. Sebab, aturannya memang tidak ada,” kata Hendro.

Namun, hendaknya pemerintah daerah segera membuat aturan rinci dan rasional. “Dengan keharusan menyelamatkan pohon, skedul pengerjaan konstruksi mundur lagi. Kalau harus mengganti pohon dengan besar sama, selama bisa dilakukan akan kami kerjakan,” katanya.

Project Manager PT Wika Ali Afandi menuturkan, untuk membangun konstruksi tiang tol, di sejumlah titik lahan memang harus bersih dari pohon. Ali mengaku mendapat rekomendasi dari Kodim untuk mengganti satu pohon yang ditebang dengan lima pohon pengganti. Dinas Pertanaman menyerahkan sepenuhnya kepada kebijakannya. “Jadi, kami tidak serta-merta menebang pohon,” katanya.

Kepala Bidang Pertanaman Kota Bogor Yadi Cahyadi memastikan kantor dinasnya dan Wali Kota Bogor tidak pernah memberikan atau mengeluarkan surat persetujuan penebangan pohon kepada kontraktor BORR. “Tapi, sekarang sudah clear, MSJ akan mengganti satu pohon yang ditebang dengan 10 pohon, yang belum ditebang diselamatkan,” katanya.

Mengenai penebangan pohon, Pemkot Bogor mengaturnya dalam Perda Nomor 8 Tahun 2006 tentang Ketertiban Umum. Pasal 6 Huruf g menyebutkan, setiap orang dan atau badan dilarang menebang, memotong, mencabut pohon, tanaman, dan tumbuhan di sepanjang jalur hijau, taman rekreasi umum, kecuali seizin wali kota. Pasal 30 menyebutkan, pelanggar diancam pidana maksimal 3 bulan kurungan atau denda maksimal Rp 50 juta. Tidak dijelaskan perbedaan sanksi penebangan satu atau lebih pohon.

Menurut Kepala Dinas Pengawasan Permukiman Kota Bogor Boris Derurasman, Pemkot dan DPRD segera membahas raperda pengawasan permukiman dan bangunan.

Teknik bowling (maksudnya “balling”/HSA)

Hadi Susilo Arifin dari Bogor Bersahabat yang juga guru besar di IPB mengingatkan, kebijakan mengganti satu pohon yang ditebang dengan lima atau 10 bibit pohon tidak tepat. Juga mengganti pohon dengan umur, diameter, dan jenis yang sama.

Lebih adil, menurut Hadi, dengan mempertimbangkan aspek fungsi ekologi, ekonomi, dan sejarah pohon, atau menghitung dengan sistem ISTEM (maksudnya Internasional Shading Trees Evaluation Method/HSA). Dengan demikian, nilai pohon dapat dikonversikan ke dalam rupiah. “Dengan nilai rupiah itu, kita dapat membelanjakan pohon atau bibit pohon sejenis atau lainnya sesuai lokasi baru tempat bibit atau pohon itu akan ditanam. Juga biaya pemeliharaannya,” katanya.

I Wayan Budi Sutomo dari Budiasi membenarkan, yang paling penting dan sulit adalah memelihara pohon. Ketika pohon sudah besar dan berumur lama dapat diselamatkan dan dipindahkan dengan teknik bowling.

“Peralatan yang digunakan cuma golok, pacul, dan linggis, serta karung untuk membungkus bagian akarnya setelah di-bowling. Bowling 1 pohon berdiameter 30 cm dan setinggi 7 m-10 m hanya butuh sekitar satu jam. Pohon langsung bisa dipindahkan. Jadi tidak akan menghambat pembangunan,” kata Wayan Budi.

(RATIH P SUDARSONO)

Versi cetak artikel ini terbit di harian Kompas edisi 13 Januari 2017, di halaman 27 dengan judul “Proyek Lancar, Pohon Pun Selamat”.

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AIC Cluster Investment Plans (CLIPS) – Resilient Communities – Building Water Sensitive Cities in Asia-Pacific

SCHEDULE FOR MELBOURNE 14-17 FEBRUARY 2016

Contact Details: Prof Ana Deletic & Dr. Peter Bach

Sunday 14 February – Melbourne
9 Am Hadi Susilo Arifin arrives Melbourne – staying at 140 Little Collins Apartments, 140 Little Collins, Melbourne VIC 3000
3 Pm Preparation for the AIC presentation (Hadi, Ana and Rebekah) Ana’s office
6 Pm Dinner with Ana Monash City

Monday 15 February – Melbourne
Time Presenters Location
08:30 Meeting with Ana ahead of presentation – 140 Little Collins
10:00 Arrive at Board Room for Presentation and Introductions – 30 Collins Street Board Room
10:30 Presentation (approximately 20 minutes long)
Question Time begins 30 Collins Street Board Room
11:15 Question time complete, Leads can depart 30 Collins Street Board Room

1Pm Lunch Monash Club
2Pm Meeting with students Monash Clayton
5Pm Free for dinner

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Tuesday 16 February – Melbourne
9Am Workshop with the project leaders and sub-leaders (includes lunch) Monash Clayton
2Pm Meetings with students Monash Clayton
5Pm Free for dinner Melbourne

Wednesday 17 February – Melbourne
06:30 Hadi Susilo Arifin Departs for airport Melbourne Airport

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KEMENTERIAN LINGKUNGAN HIDUP DAN KEHUTANAN 

BADAN PENELITIAN, PENGEMBANGAN DAN INOVASI

SEKRETARIAT BADAN PENELITIAN, PENGEMBANGAN DAN INOVASI

Gedung Manggala Wanabakti Blok IV lantai 7, Jl. Gatot Subroto Jakarta 10270

Telp. 021 – 57903068 ex 373, Faximile 021 – 57903068

Jl. Gunung Batu No. 5, Bogor 16610 Telepon 0251 – 8631238, Faksimile 0251 – 7520005

Mei 2016

Lampiran   :  2 (dua) lembar

Hal           :  Permohonan Pembahas

Kepada Yth.:

Prof. Hadi Susilo Arifin

di Tempat

Dalam rangka diseminasi hasil riset Badan Litbang dan Inovasi Lingkungan Hidup dan Kehutanan, Badan Litbang dan Inovasi  akan menyelenggarakaan Gelar IPTEK Hasil Litbang dan Inovasi Tahun 2016 pada Hari Rabu – Kamis, 11 – 12 Mei 2016, bertempat di Auditorium Gedung Manggala Wanabakti, Jakarta. Berkenaan dengan hal tersebut, dengan hormat kami sampaikan beberapa hal berikut:

  1. Gelar IPTEK dikemas dalam rangkaian kegiatan bedah buku, gelar teknologi, dan pameran. Kegiatan Bedah Buku bertujuan mempromosikan dan menyebarluaskan hasil-hasil litbang bidang lingkungan hidup dan kehutanan yang disusun dalam bentuk buku kepada parapihak yang berkepentingan.
  1. Sehubungan dengan hal tersebut, kami mohon kesediaan Bapak Hadi Susilo Arifin untuk menjadi salah satu Pengulas/Pembahas Buku berjudul “Peran Pohon di Perkotaan dalam Menyerap dan Menjerap Polutan  karya Dr. Ismayadi peneliti pada  Pusat Litbang Sosial Ekonomi Kebijakan dan Perubahan Iklim yang akan di bedah pada:

Hari/Tanggal   : Rabu, 11 Mei 2016

Waktu               : 10.30 – 12.30 WIB

Tempat             : Auditorium Gedung Manggala Wanabakti

  1. Pembahasan/Ulasan buku meliputi kesan umum terhadap buku dan kegunaan hasil IPTEK bagi pengguna, keunggulan dan kelemahan IPTEK hasil litbang yang diuraikan dalam buku tersebut serta aspek-aspek terkait lainnya.
  1. Terlampir agenda acara bedah buku pada Gelar IPTEK Hasil Litbang dan Inovasi Tahun 2016 dan lembar konfirmasi kesediaan untuk dilengkapi serta “Peran Pohon di Perkotaan dalam Menyerap dan Menjerap Polutan” sebagai bahan acuan dalam pembahasan.

Demikian kami sampaikan, atas kesediannya diucapkan terima kasih.

Sekretaris Badan,

Ir. Tri Joko Mulyono, MM.

NIP. 19580713 198503 1 003

Tembusan Yth.
Kepala Badan Litbang dan Inovasi (sebagai laporan)

 

Lampiran 1.  Surat Sekretaris Badan  Litbang  dan Inovasi

AGENDA ACARA

SESI I – BEDAH  BUKU

Auditorium Manggala Wanabakti

Rabu, 11 Mei 2016

Pukul: 10.3012.30 WIB

WAKTU KEGIATAN PERANGKAT SIDANG
Buku I: Restorasi DAS Ciliwung (2016) Moderator: Prita Laura
10.30 – 10.40 Presentasi Buku Restorasi DAS Ciliwung Irfan Budi Pramono, dkk (Balai Litbang Teknologi Pengelolaan DAS Solo)
10.40 – 10.50 Pembahas 1 Prof. Hidayat Pawitan
10.50 – 11.00 Pembahas 2 Ir. Djoko Suryanto, M.Sc.
11.00 – 11.10 Diskusi
  Buku II: Pembangkit Listrik Tenaga Microhydro (2015) Moderator: Prita Laura
11.10 – 11.20 Presentasi Buku Pembangkit Listrik Tenaga Microhydro Hunggul Yudono SHN, M. Kudeng Sallata (Balai Litbang LHK Makassar)
11.20 – 11.30 Pembahas 1 Ir. Rida Mulyana, M.Sc (Dirjen EBT KESDM)
11.30 – 11.40 Pembahas 2 Ir. Ismugiono, MM (Direktur PJLHK)
11.40 – 11.50 Diskusi
  Buku III: Peran Pohon di Perkotaan dalam Menyerap dan Menjerap Polutan (2015) Moderator: Prita Laura
11.50 – 12.00 Presentasi Buku Peran Pohon di Perkotaan dalam Menyerap dan Menjerap Polutan Dr. Ismayadi, P3SEKPI

 

12.00 – 12.10 Pembahas 1 Prof. Hadi Susilo Arifin
12.10 – 12.20 Pembahas 2 Prof. Tarsoen Waryono
12.20 – 12.30 Diskusi
  MAKAN SIANG

Bogor, 4 April 2016

City Mayor of Bogor, Dr Bima Arya Sugiarto with Division of Cooperation/Secretariat of Bogor City, Urban Planning Agency (BAPPEDA),  Environmental Agency (LH), Tirta Pakuan Urban Water Company (PDAM) had a meeting with IPB Water Sensitive Cities (WSC) team on Monday, 4 April 2016 at 12.00-13.00.

Prof. Hadi Susilo Arifin leads IPB WSC Team, came to Bogor City Hall with members, as follows:

  1. Sub-Project 1: Benchmarking tools to develop leapfrogging programs (Prof. Budi Indra Setyawan and Dr Yuli Suharnoto)
  2. Sub-Project 2: Socio-institutional pathways (Dr Nurmala, and Dr Sofyan Syaf/absent)
  3. Sub-Project 3: Infrastructure adaptation pathways (Prof. Budi Indra Setyawan, Dr Nora Panjaitan, and Dr Yanuar)
  4. Sub-Project 4: Green technology pathways (Prof. Hidayat Pawitan, Dr. Nana Mulyana Arifjaya, and Dr. Suria Darma Tarigan/absent)
  5. Sub-Project 5: Urban design & demonstration (Prof. Hadi Susilo Arifin and Dr R.L. Kaswanto)
  6. Sub-Project 6: Learning Alliances (Prof. Handoko/absent, and Dr Sofyan Sjaf/absent)

As a Mayor of Bogor City and an alumnus of Monash University  Melbourne (Master of Art in Development Studied) and Australian National University Canberra (Doctor in Politics Science) , Dr Bima Arya Sugiarto welcomes to IPB WSC team to have a research collaboration that would be held in Greater Jakarta, specially in Bogor City. Bogor is recognized as rain city, due to has 4000-5000 mm annual precipitation. Therefore, it is very necessary how Bogor manage the sustainability of water resources.

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IPB WSC TEAM VISITED BAPPEDA BOGOR CITY

Water Sensitive Cities (WSC) – IPB Team, Prof. Hadi Susilo Arifin, Prof. Hidayat Pawitan and Dr Kaswanto have visited BAPPEDA (Urban Planning Agency) office of Bogor City on Wednesday, March 23, 2016. WSC research among Monash University, IPB, UI and ITS under managed by Australia Indonesia Centre (AIC) with the research subject of Resilient Cities and Communities have introduced by Prof. Hadi Susilo Arifin. Mrs. Lorina, BAPPEDA-Bogor City also shows the on going problem and solution. Therefore, in order to have links and matches among academician, business, government, and communities we have visited RUSUNAWA Cibuluh and one water retention pond that would be constructed. In this semester 12 Master students of Landscape Architecture will involve to have a workshop of urban blue open space demonstration in RUSUNAWA Cibuluh.

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ROAD TO WATER CLUSTER – IPB Research Team

URBAN TREES MANAGEMENT was broadcasted in DAAI TV – talking about tree collapse in the raining season.

TV Broadcast: DAAI TV – Jakarta

Program: HALO INDONESIA

Day/Date: Tuesday/11 January 2016

Time: 09:00 – 10:00

Resource Person:

  1. Ir. Ratna Diah Kurniati, MSi. (Kepala Dinas Pertamanan dan Pemakaman DKI Jakarta)
  2. Prof. Dr. Hadi Susilo Arifin (Institut Pertanian Bogor)

Host: Raden Madlias and Astia Dika

Link Program:

Watch “HaIo Indonesia 471 11012016 B” on YouTube – HaIo Indonesia 471 11012016 B: http://youtu.be/bN0POk5uMPQ

Watch “HaIo Indonesia 471 11012016 C” on YouTube – HaIo Indonesia 471 11012016 C: http://youtu.be/qU_rJZDcLfY

Watch “HaIo Indonesia 471 11012016 D” on YouTube – HaIo Indonesia 471 11012016 D: http://youtu.be/uJnnfJoJRZY

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Dear Friends,

Greetings on the occasion of World Environment Day 2015!

World Environment Day (WED), 5 June is a widely celebrated global day for positive environmental action. The theme for this year’s WED is ‘Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care’. To commemorate this important day, ICIMOD is organizing some activities at the headquarters in Kathmandu, Nepal and in the Country Office in Pakistan.

Please see details of our World Environment Day activities below, as well as a World Environment Day Message from our Director General, Dr David Molden on ‘Improving disaster resilience’ http://www.icimod.org/?q=18585.

Programme for children from earthquake-affected areas

This year, we are focusing on working with children from earthquake-affected areas who are living in temporary camps in Kathmandu through active experiential learning workshops to inspire them to celebrate, conserve, and rebuild their natural worlds and explore the inevitable strength and resilience of nature, as well as its vulnerability.

One hundred children of age group 8-16 from internally displaced people’s camps evacuated to Kathmandu from Sindhupalchowk have been brought to the ICIMOD Knowledge Park at Godavari for the programme and are participating in environmental workshops and other edutainment activities.

In addition to the above, learning and edutainment programmes for children are being organized in 10 learning spaces in earthquake affected areas, e.g., Khokana, Dolkha, Bhaktapur, Sindhupalchowk, Sankhu, Chhatra Deurali, Kirtipur and Soyambhu.

Launch of ICT for Mountain Development Award 2015

We are also launching the ICT for Mountain Development Award 2015 on the occasion of the World Environment Day for the second consecutive year. The award recognizes innovations and the use and applications of information and communications technology for development (ICTD) that help to promote mountain development and environmental conservation. More details are given below and also available on our website at www.icimod.org/ict4md.

ICIMOD Knowledge Forum

A Knowledge Forum by Ajaya Dixit, Executive Director, Institute for Social and Environment Transition-Nepal (ISET) on ‘Past Disasters: What Do They Tell Us about the Way Forward in Post-April 2015 Nepal Earthquake’ will be held at ICIMOD today (5 June) from 3 pm onward.

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Improving disaster resilience

Lessons from the Nepal earthquake
As the world celebrates World Environment Day, central Nepal, where ICIMOD is headquartered, is still recovering from a large earthquake that hit on 25 April. We cannot think of the usual topics surrounding World Environment Day – clean water, clean air, well managed natural resources – without thinking of what the earthquake has done to the people of the region. To what extent can their lives be restored?

“Mountain people are resilient”. This is a phrase that has often been repeated, especially after the earthquake struck central Nepal on 25 April – an earthquake that serves as a reminder that most people in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region live in earthquake-prone areas. But what does it mean to be resilient? At what level is resilience needed? What can be done to increase resilience? A common definition of resilience is the ability to readily recover from shocks: the ability to bounce back, to pick up the pieces, rebuild, and carry on. Many people in remote mountain villages salvaged pieces of broken houses and started building shelters long before outside help arrived, showing signs of resiliency. Many who did not have the ability or option to build temporary shelters slept in the open until tarpaulins or tents arrived days or weeks later. However, the true test of resilience for mountain societies will be the time it takes to recover, and whether a stronger society can be built.

Mountain communities in the HKH region are prone not only to earthquakes, but, depending on their location, also to landslides or avalanches, to flash floods, to droughts, and to social challenges such as the outmigration of the able-bodied population. Their remote locations make access to services and markets a challenge. With a changing climate, their vulnerability to many outside shocks have increased, which also tests the resilience of mountain communities.

What have we learned from the Nepal earthquake that we can apply to make people safer, and to speed up the recovery from disasters that will inevitably continue to strike various parts of the HKH region?

First, the resilience of mountain people goes beyond individuals and communities and involves a web of actors including governments, local institutions, the international community, and organizations like ICIMOD, whose mission is to enable sustainable and resilient mountain development. It is inspiring to see how people from all walks of life have come together to help in the aftermath of the earthquake.

Second, communication infrastructure is essential. When walking to the nearest town can take three days, a working mobile phone is essential to call for help. While Nepal’s telecom operators hurried to bring damaged towers back into operation, many people were unable to make calls because they had nowhere to charge their phones. Wide availability of solar charging stations appears to be important.

Third, an effective central information collection and processing infrastructure is important. ICIMOD deployed a large team working around the clock to provide Nepal’s Ministry of Home Affairs with the latest maps and remote sensing images to help assess damage, identify landslides, and warn about possible river blockages. But it took many valuable days for the extent of the damage to become known, and for aid distribution to reach the most needy. Having a plan and a system in place, rather than building it after the worst disaster of a generation hits, is important.

Fourth, we came to learn that helicopter landing sites are important, especially in remote mountain areas. While helicopters from four countries flew around Nepal, often to places that had never been visited by helicopter before, one major constraint was finding suitable landing sites. Many villages are on terrain that that is too steep for a large helicopter to land. As schools are rebuilt, it is will be important to incorporate a flat space large enough for a helicopter to land.

Fifth, terrain and weather data is very important for the coordination of rescue and relief efforts. ICIMOD’s Atmosphere Initiative team provided essential services to 2,751 rescue and relief flights in tricky terrain.

Sixth, backups and redundancies are important. While Nepal was lucky that its only international airport stayed open. It had no back-up. Important networks – for communication, transport, and energy – need to be designed so that the loss of individual links does not bring the whole network to a halt.

Seventh, tradition and habit alone do not protect. Most deaths occurred when traditionally built houses crumbled, crushing inhabitants with heavy stones or bricks. More deaths occurred when landslides happened in places where there hadn’t been landslides in a long time. Earthquakes happen far enough apart that decades of safety does not mean places will stay safe. Earthquake resistant houses need to be built in safe locations.

As central Nepal embarks on a rebuilding process, it is important to incorporate these lessons, as well as to see the rebuilding as an opportunity to ensure that what is rebuilt is better than what was there before the earthquake – that people in rebuilt communities have access to clean water and sanitation, that inhale less smoke from cooking, and that their houses and livelihoods survive the next disaster.

I am confident that mountain communities will rebuild and transform into a stronger society. To do so, let us join hands, and also learn and share knowledge from this experience, an important role for ICIMOD.

With best wishes on the World Environment Day.

David Molden

Sudas Sharma

Knowledge Management Coordination Officer
International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development

GPO Box 3226, Kathmandu, Nepal

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