Moulouya

Moulouya

 

a river in eastern Morocco. Length, 520 km. The Moulouya finds its source in the Middle Atlas Mountains and flows through a wide depression with semidesert climate and vegetation. The river empties into the Mediterranean Sea. It is fed by melting snow and by rain. Its discharge varies from 1,000 cu m per sec in early spring to 1 cu m per sec in summer. In its lower course is a hydroengineering complex and the Mechra Homadi irrigation system; higher on the Moulouya is a dam, with a hydroelectric power station, reservoir, and the Mechra Klila irrigation system.

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Il fait partie de la cohorte non negligeable d'incadden de la haute Moulouya qui, a l'instar de Hsseine Boumia et deMoha n-Itzer, acquirent une certaine renommee locale dans les annees 1970-90.
One of the two projects is to upgrade Mohammad V Dam on Moulouya River in Oujda-Angad Province, northeast Morocco, said Moroccan Minister of Economy and Finance Mohammad Benchaaboun.
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The 800MW plant will be located 20 km north of the town of Midelt in central Morocco, in the high plains surrounding the Moulouya River and between the Middle and High Atlas Mountains.
The festival also included various popular folkloric activities, Syriac Choir, moulouya dances performed by al-Darweesh band and the traditional dances performed by the Karni Dance Ensemble, as well as a concert of Mwashahat and Qudood halabiye.
Etude floristique et ethnobotanique de la flore medicinale du Haut Atlas oriental (Haute Moulouya).
Its Jurassic and Paleozoic reservoirs lie in a geologically-complex region encompassing the Moulouya Basin, South Oran Meseta and the Atlas which straddles Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia.
Assessing water and sediment quality of the Moulouya river (east-Morocco).
Il a egalement donne le coup d'envoi aux travaux de reconstruction d'un edifice technique sur la vallee de Moulouya au niveau du point kilometrique 96 sur la route nationale n 19, dont le cout s'eleve a 41,5 millions dh.
Indeed, the ABD envisions to supply20,000 of lands with local irrigation in many regions namely Loukkos, Tadla, Doukhala ET Moulouya.