Benínar reservoirs and Cuevas del Almanzora lose 4,22 hectometres in four months

Swamp Caves.

Swamp Caves.

Benínar marsh and swamp Cuevas del Almanzora, both located in the province of Almería, recorded in the fourth month of the hydrological year 14,2 cubic hectometres, namely, 4,22 hectometres less than last October, with the start of the season when held 18,42 cubic are; so that both basins are the 6,43 percent of capacity.

According to data collected by Europa Press Automatic Hydrological Information System (ouch) the Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning, Benínar reservoir stores 5,31 cubic are, a mark slightly higher than a week ago because of the recent rains but still far from 6,22 hectómetros at the beginning of the year. During this time, They have accumulated 72,9 liters of water per square meter.

Reservoir Benínar, with capacity to hold up 62,9 cubic are, lies 8,44 percent of its capacity in the second month of the calendar year. On the same date the previous year, Marsh had 8,74 hectometres of water collected.

For his part, Marsh Cuevas del Almanzora currently has 8,89 cubic hectometres, namely, is a 5,63 percent of its storage capacity and during the last two months has consumed 0,75 net hectometres. At the start of the season, Marsh had 12,2 cubic are.

During the last week they have consumed 0,06 cubic hectometres, so that the swamp has ceased to have better reserves than a year ago, when the volume of water stored was 22,23 cubic are. Reservoir Cuevas del Almanzora, which it has capacity to hold up 157,87 cubic are, He has received so far during his year in contributions 31,3 liters of water per square meter, while at the same dates 2017 He had accumulated 210,70 mm in the hydrological year.