diversion canal

diversion canal

[də′vər·zhən kə‚nal]
(civil engineering)
An artificial channel for diverting water from one place to another.
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Tenders are invited for Plantation of treeS and their maintenance for one year at Pujali over L/B & R/B of Churial Diversion Canal in between 6498.
Attempts to establish a water treatment facility have been frustrated by the very aqueduct that allows Winnipeg clean drinking water: the Shoal Lake Band was forced to relocate during its construction in 1919, and were cut off from the mainland when a diversion canal turned the peninsula they had settled on into an island.
Works on construction of a diversion canal and other basic facilities for Naryn-1 HPP and Ak-Bulun HPP are held.
The waterway was actually a diversion canal built in the late 1980s to reduce the volume of water at the Rio Grande de Mindanao in an effort to save farmlands from floods.
Tammany Parish officials ordered a mandatory evacuation of areas south of the Pearl River diversion canal, for fear a lock on a canal will fail.
The concrete faced rock fill dam is divided into a diversion dam, diversion canal, three side dams and three main dams with 22 million cubic meters capacity and the area of the dam's lake is 6, 3 square kilometers.
So far good progress has been achieved only on infrastructure and damming of diversion canal.
Summary: Caucasus Energy & Infrastructure (NRGY GG) announced that it began construction of a diversion canal as a part of its main construction project, the 46MW Mtkvari HPP.
In conjunction with project operations, the Bureau has installed a fish screen on a major diversion canal, built a fish ladder to restore upstream movement of endangered shortnose and Lost River suckers (Chasmistes brevirostris and Deltistes luxatus, respectively) into Klamath Lake, and removed a dam on an upstream tributary to facilitate sucker spawning.
irrigation runoff from the end of a discreet diversion canal passing through the border fence.
The plan faces many obstacles, but Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin reportedly wants to leave the diversion canal as a monument to his rule.
diversion canal will effectively end whitewater rafting on the Cangrejal and thus jeopardize efforts to attract additional tourism to nearby La Ceiba.