Cascajoso Dam & Reservoir – Hinojosa del Duque
The Dam was built in 1980 on the bed of the Arroyo del Cascajoso, municipality of Hinojosa del Duque, province of Cordoba, in Andalusia.
Cascajoso is an homogeneous loose materials dam type with a height from foundationos of 13,8 meters and a crest lenght of 421 meters.
The Cascajoso Reservoir belon to the Guadiana River Basin and has a capacity of 1,140 hm3.
Uses of Cascajoso Reservoir
Hinojosa del Duque, Region of Los Pedroches
The municipality of Hinojosa del Duque is situated in the comarca (region) of Los Pedroches, on the borders of Andalusia with Extremadura and Castilla La Mancha.
Hinojosa del Duque currently has approximately 7,800 inhabitants, having succeeded in slowing the process of migration of many residents that took place decades ago. Read more…..