irrigation canal

irrigation canal

[‚ir·ə′gā·shən kə‚nal]
(civil engineering)
An artificial open channel for transporting water for crop irrigation.
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In an appeal to the political administration and irrigation department of Fata Secretariat they said incidents of water theft were on rise due to illegal and secret breaches of irrigation canal taken out from Speray Dam.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation (MINAGRI), through the Special Project of Alto Huallaga (PEAH), delivered an irrigation canal and two river defenses, to strengthen the water system of the Hunuco and San Martn regions.
Maris hydro utilizes water coming from Magat dam, that discharges into Maris' re-regulating dam located downstream of Magat, before it flows towards an irrigation canal.
KOHAT -- Additional Deputy Commissioner, Sahibzada Najibullah, Tehsildar Azam Khan and a team of Irrigation Department taking action on directives issued by DC Kohat, Khalid Ilyas removed scores of encroachments from Jarma, Muslim Abad and Soor Gul areas on both sides of the irrigation canal.
This contribution focuses on graphical analysis of robust stability for a feedback control loop containing the parametrically uncertain second order time-delay model of a main irrigation canal pool and a fractional order PI controller [4].
Therefore Horowupotana is where the sluice gate of an ancient irrigation canal supplying water to the Padaviya wewa from Yan Oya originated.
NNA - Nineteen people were killed and 15 injured when two minibuses plunged into an irrigation canal in southern Egypt early on Tuesday, a health ministry official said.
When an existing culvert failed causing an entire irrigation canal to wash out, the Harlingen Irrigation District had to react quickly.
Among them, one of the biggest tragedies was an incident in which five girls aged between 10 and 12 were found dead, having drowned in an irrigation canal near Yakytly village in the southeastern province of Batman on Wednesday, the third day of Eid-al-Fitr.
President Atambayev will visit Aksy district, Jalal-Abad region, tomorrow, where he will inaugurate the Irinzhit irrigation canal tomorrow.
The body of 50-year-old Hassan Allaw was discovered Thursday morning in an irrigation canal in the village of Dalhamieh.
At least 34 people, most of them pilgrims, were killed after the bus they were riding fell into an irrigation canal in southwestern Nepal on Sunday, police said.

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