Based on the data from field observations as they are and focused on problem solving, this study uses a qualitative descriptive method, namely the results of the research are described concretely according to the events that occur in the object of research. The results of this study are based on the facts that appear or are related to the adaptation of the Gunung Ketek Village community to illegal logging that triggers natural disasters. Their ability to survive and recover from their difficult situation shows their adaptation to the impacts of deforestation. Of course, they were also assisted by the experience and knowledge that had previously been disseminated through the Gampong Gunung Ketek apparatus to all levels of society, especially for families living in Gampong Gunung Ketek. They also build the foundation of close family relations because of the cultural values they still maintain. Based on the results of research analyzed in Gampong Gunung Ketek, Kemukiman Panton Luas Samadua, it was found that there were norms that were still firmly held. Family values as well as cultural values become a strong foundation for them to work together in carrying out activities in the village. Not only in the implementation of rituals but also during disasters. Practically, Gampong Gunung Ketek should be given assistance in the construction of a water barrier. In addition, the Gampong Gunung Ketek family must be equipped with knowledge, skills and material capital to help them prevent flood disasters. As well as the importance of the assistance that should be distributed to families who are victims of floods in the Gunung Ketek Village. If the cultural norms and values that have been passed down from generation to generation can be implemented properly, it is possible that Gampong Gunung Ketek can return to being the Gampong as usual, that is, there are no social crimes such as deforestation of customary forests and can avoid post-logging disasters such as the one described above. happening now.
Keywords: Adaptation, Community, Illegal Logging, Flooding