Abstract—Tha Chin River is a major river in the central
plateau from the past to the present. Tha Chin river, separated
from the river to Chainat. And runs almost parallel to the river
in the province through the stuff into the Gulf of Thailand,
Nakhon Pathom, Samut Sakhon province by the year 2011
through the Tha Chin River Basin area of the West Bank has
experienced major flooding over the years. The areas near the
Chao Phraya River and the Gulf of Thailand to flood conditions
on the sea level rise driven by The man tried exploitation of land
resources as much as possible in a variety of formats. The
agricultural land use, etc., fishing industry in Thailand. Has
changed over time, from past to present. Of the problems
mentioned above. Researchers are interested in studying the
impact of the loss of agricultural land flooding the Tha Chin
River Basin influenced by the west side of the drainage.
Affecting land use change in the Tha Chin River Basin. The
results of this study may be used as supporting data and the
schedule of the planned flood protection planning. To avoid the
loss of important agricultural area and economic and social.
Index Terms—Loss of agricultural land, Tha Chin River basin, influenced water diversion.
Panarat Chengcharoen, Pricha Dhanmanonda, and Kasem Chunkao are with the Environmental Science Department, Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University. 50 Namwongvan Rd, Chatuchak Bangkok 10900, Thailand (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Cite:Panarat Chengcharoen, Pricha Dhanmanonda, and Kasem Chunkao, "Loss of Agricultural Land: A Case Study of Tha Chin River Basin, Influenced by Water Diversion to the West," International Journal of Environmental Science and Development vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 230-232, 2013.