10 new water reservoirs to be created in Azerbaijan - LIST

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27 July 2020

New water reservoirs will be created in Azerbaijan, APA reports.

This has been reflected in the “Action Plan in relation to ensuring efficient use of water resources for 2020-2022” signed today by President Ilham Aliyev.

According to this document, the creation in accordance with terrain of the following water reservoirs has been envisaged for the purpose of collection of waters of mountainous rivers:

1. Alijanchay water reservoir

2. Gudiyalchay water reservoir

3. Velvelechay water reservoir

4. Garachay water reservoir

5. Gusarchay water reservoir

6. Agsuchay water reservoir

7. Turyanchay water reservoir

8. Yengije water reservoir

9. Vileshchay water reservoir

10. Zeyemchay water reservoir.


Azerbaijan land Reclamation and Water Management System OJSC, the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, the Ministry of Emergency Situations should ensure preparation of feasibility study and implementation of the designing works in order to create in accordance with terrain of the water reservoirs for the purpose of augmentation of water reserves in the country and collection of waters of mountainous rivers during 2020-2021.