Cortijo Nuevo Dam and Reservoir
Cortijo Nuevo Dam and Reservoir – Las Cabezas de San Juan
Cortijo Nuevo Dam was built on the bed of the Arroyo Perdigon, municipality of Las Cabezas de San Juan, province of Sevilla, Andalusia, Spain.
Cortijo Nuevo is a Homogeneous loose materials dam with a height from foundations of 10 meters a a coronation cota of 55 meters.
The Cortijo Nuevo Reservoir belong to the Guadalquivir River Basin and has a capacity of 0,075 hm3.
Uses of the Reservoir
Las Cabezas de San Juan
The town of Las Cabezas de San Juan occupies a transitional space between the countryside and marshes of the Guadalquivir. It is located at the southern tip of the province of Sevilla, bordering with Cádiz. In 1996 it had a population of 15,509 inhabitants, of which about 90% resided in the main area. Among the other entities of the term we have to include the villages of Marismilla, San Leandro, Vetaherrado and Sacramento.