Distribution to the irrigation community of Puerto Lumbreras

Desalination plant for irrigation in Murcia
Scope of action: Cuenca Hidrográfica del Segura
Total investments: 5,800,000 €

Description of worksState: Works in progress

This purpose of this action is aimed at the link between the distribution network of the Águilas desalination plant and the irrigation network of the Irrigation Community of Puerto Lumbreras, in order to properly manage the new water resources granted.

As a solution for this link, the construction of a reservoir with a 40,000m3 intake capacity is planned, where the water will pour from Cerro Colorado using gravity, and from this reservoir an impulse to take it towards Peñas Blancas, to the existing reservoirs of the Irrigation Community.