BANDUNG REGENCY- The waters of the Citarum River Situ Cisanti become one of the people's choice to be used as a tourist spot in West Java.
Thus disclosed Acting Governor of West Java, H Mochammad Iriawan after reviewing the upstream condition of Situ Cisanti in Tarumajaya Village Kertasari Sub, Bandung Regency, Friday (5/7/2018)
Iriawan assess Situ Cisanti has a natural scenery that is not less interesting with various other tourist destinations. With a beautiful panorama then the location can be used as a reference one tourist destination in West Java.
Therefore, it is needed promotional rides by Bandung regency so Situ Cisanti be able to be widely known by local and foreign tourists.
"Besides preserving the environment, Cisanti Lake has become one of the new tourist destinations in West Java," he said.
He hopes although used as a tourist site but its construction does not damage the environment.
"Do not get when this location has been visited a lot even damage the environment," he said.
Meanwhile, the Provincial Government (Pemprov) of West Java in synergy with the government of Bandung Regency (Pemkab Bandung) will change the land in the watershed (Citarum) watershed from vegetables into coffee.
"In fact, the tree will be pledged to the bank to increase farmers' income," he said.
In the future, Iwan said, it is expected that the change of minds of the farmers who had planted vegetables into plants that are able to maintain the absorption of water or existing ecosystems.
"There are about 126 farmer groups who have done that," he concluded. (Even)