JVA transfers Wadi Shuaib Dam floodwaters to King Abdullah Canal

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(Photo: Jordan Valley Authority)
AMMAN — The Jordan Valley Authority (JVA) has successfully transferred floodwaters from the Wadi Shuaib Dam to the King Abdullah Canal in the south, according to Ammon News. اضافة اعلان

Eighty-five percent of the 3.4km conveyor pipeline project has been completed, with the aim of utilizing the excess water from the dam's spillway for the irrigation of agricultural units in the southern Shuna region.

The Wadi Shuaib Dam, operational since 1969, has a storage capacity of 1.250 million cubic meters.

This project is part of the JVA's efforts to develop water resources and reduce water loss, supported by a grant from the USAID.

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