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Barragem do Enxoé [Pias]

A cache by BMRatinho (Adoptada) Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 11/6/2007
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2 out of 5
Terrain:
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Enxoé

O Aproveitamento Hidráulico do Enxoé, situado no Concelho de Serpa, Distrito de Beja, tem como finalidade essencial o abastecimento de água aos concelhos de Serpa e Mértola.

Enxoé 1

 

Entre os anos 1991-1995, devido à seca prolongada no concelho de Serpa, o abastecimento agua sofreu falhas frequentes, para resolver esta situação a autarquia e o Instituto da Agua decidiram construir a barragem do Enxoé, que ficou concluída no final de 1999.

A solução encontrada para o Aproveitamento Hidráulico do Enxoé, tendo em conta os resultados das análises do tipo custo-benefício e de impacte ambiental, consta da execução de um conjunto de obras, compreendendo: barragem, estação de tratamento de água, estação elevatória, 130 km de condutas de ligação aos depósitos já existentes e a outros seis que foram construídos e variante à EN 392 com 2 750 m de extensão.

O abastecimento de água contempla a totalidade do Concelho de Serpa (18 000 habitantes) e cerca de 70% do Concelho de Mértola (7 000 habitantes).

A albufeira tem ainda os objectivos de manutenção do caudal ecológico, manutenção da actual área de regadio no vale a jusante e a criação de uma reserva estratégica de água.

doc do Instituto da Agua

 

The use of the hydraulic of Enxoé located in the County of Serpa, district of Beja, has as the purpose to supply water to the county of Serpa and Mértola.

The solution found for the use of the hydraulic of Enxoé, taking into account the results Analysis of the type of cost-benefit and environmental impact, in the implementation of a set The works, including: dam, plant for treating the water, lift station, 130 km of pipelines to connect the existing deposits and the other six have been Built and variant to EN 392 to 2750 m in length.

The water supply covers the entire County of Serpa (18000 inhabitants) and about 70% of the County of Lisbon (7000 inhabitants).

The lagoon has the objectives of maintaining the ecological flow, maintenance of the current Area of the downstream irrigation in the valley and the creation of a strategic reserve of water.

 

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