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El Mayés Reservoir

Characteristics of El Mayés reservoir and dam

Location and geographical features of the river and the basin
LOCATION OF THE RESERVOIR
Province Murcia
Municipality Ojos
River Hydrographic basin Segura
DETAILS OF THE RIVER
Length of the river 0,9 Km
DETAILS OF THE BASIN
Surface area of Mayés reservoir basin 12,65 km²
Maximum altitude of the Mayés reservoir basin 1.122 m

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Details of the reservoir
Shore length 3,018 km
Reservoir surface area 17,11 ha
Reservoir volume 1,50 hm³

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Details of the dam
BODY OF THE DAM
Type Materials.Curved ground plan
Materials Loose Materials
Upriver slope 2,0/1,0 (h/v)
Downriver slope 2,0/1,0 (h/v)
Height above course of river 24,00 m
Level of crest 278,00 m
Crest length 300,00 m
Crest width 9,00 m
SPILLWAY
Number of Spillways 1
Type of spillway Surface
Location Left-hand support
Position relevant to flow direction Frontal
Situation On dam
Closure type Floodgate
Number of openings 3
Floodgate type Wagon

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Imágenes

Foto Embalse del Mayés
Embalse del Mayés

Embalse del Mayés
Embalse del Mayés

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