Júcar

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Júcar

 

a river in eastern Spain. The Júcar is 498 km long and drains an area of 22,400 sq km. It rises in the southwestern spurs of the Sistema Ibérico and crosses La Mancha and Valencia before emptying into the Gulf of Valencia of the Mediterranean Sea. The river is shallow in the summer, but has a greater quantity of water in the winter and spring. The mean flow rate is approximately 40 cu m per sec. There are reservoirs on the Júcar and its tributary the Cabriel; an example is the Alarcón Reservoir, which holds approximately 10 million cu m of water. On the lower course of the river are the Cofrentes, Cortés de Pallás, and Millares hydroelectric power plants. The Júcar is used for irrigation, primarily on citrus plantations. The cities of Cuenca and Alcira are situated on the Júcar.

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Introduced by Patricio Manns, Madrid: Ediciones Jucar, 1978.
org, Health Sciences Librarian, Hospital Universitario de Mostoles, Rio Jucar s/n, Mostoles 28935, Madrid, Spain
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* Elaborar, con colaboracion de la Confederacion Hidrografica del Jucar, los planes de reaprovechamiento de las aguas y saneamiento que afectan a la zona.
(14) Pomar, Jaume: Raimon, Coleccion Los Juglares, Ediciones Jucar, Barcelona, 1983, p.
Se encuentran en las mismas areas fronterizas, aunque por el exterior: en el lado occidental del rio Cabriel, en el Abrigo de Reina (Alcala del Jucar, Albacete); y en el extremo oriental de la sierra de Las Cabrillas, en el Abrigo de El Burgal (Siete Aguas, Valencia) (Perez Ballester 1992).
Comparable to the "Romance del Jucar" for its emphasis on sight and sound, as well as for its reflexiveness about the ballad as a musico-poetic form, is the "Romance del Duero," that appeared in the publication Soria.
Tenders are invited for the necessary works for the realization of the "program of environmental monitoring of the submarine emissary of the edar de moraira" and of "autocontrol" required by the hydrographic confederation of the jucar de la edar de teulada
To be featured are works of Hermes Alegre, Bien Benitez, Art Bermido, Remy Boquiren, Arley Carig, Macoy Coching, Addie Cukingnan, Melvin Culaba, August Espino, Egai Fernandez, Allain Hablo, Sio Montera, Sam Penaso, Jay Ragma, Jucar Raquepo, Cid Reyes, Genesis Rovero, Ronaldo Ruiz, Aner Sebastian, Resty Tica, Valen Valero, Melissa Villasenor, Janice Young.