Canal de la Hoya de Guadix
Canal de la Hoya de Guadix – Francisco Abellán Dam
The Canal de la Hoya de Guadix carries the waters regulated by the Francisco Abellan Dam to the Andalusians municipalities of Cortes y Graena, La Peza, Marchal, Perullena, El Bejarin, Paulenca, Guadix, Benalua de Guadix, Fonelas and Villanueva de las Torres.
The Francisco de Abellan Dam was built to increase the resources of the area with a volume of 58,21 hm3.
The main objective of the Canal de la Hoya de Guadix is the conversion of traditional irrigation into intensive irrigation, which will contribute to the development of the area.