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Dams of Maharashtra: Salient Features (Set - 3)

06-FEB-2014 13:45

    A dam can be used to amass water or for storage of water which can be consistently distributed between locations. Some of the dams of Maharashtra are mentioned in table.

     

    Name of Dam: Akharga        
    Nearest City: Mukhed
    District: Nanded    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah    
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1972

    Name of Dam: Aland    
    Nearest City: Sillod
    District: Aurangabad        
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah    
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1976

    Name of Dam: Alegaonpaga
    Nearest City: Shirur    
    District: Pune    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Ambi
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1971

    Name of Dam: Alsund
    Nearest City: Khanapur    
    District: Sangli
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1989

    Name of Dam: Amba
    Nearest City: Kannad
    District: Aurangabad    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1986

    Name of Dam: Amal Nalla
    Nearest City: Rajura
    District: Chandrapur    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Amal Local Nalla
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1985

    Name of Dam: Alyani
    Nearest City: Murbad
    District: Thane    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nalla
    Basin: West flowing rivers from Tapi to Tadri
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation

    Name of Dam: Alwandi
    Nearest City: Igatpuri
    District: Nashik    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Vaitarna    
    Basin: West flowing rivers from Tapi to Tadri
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1976    

    Name of Dam: Alur    
    Nearest City: Omarga
    District: Osmanabad
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah    
    Basin: Krishna
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1975

    Name of Dam: Ambatkhol    
    Nearest City: Chipulun
    District: Ratnagiri
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah    
    Basin: West flowing rivers from Tapi to Tadri    
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1979

    Name of Dam: Ambagad    
    Nearest City: Tumsar    
    District: Bhandara    
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah    
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1982

    Name of Dam: Ambadi    
    Nearest City: Kannad    
    District: Aurangabad        
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Sivana
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1978

    Name of Dam: Ambazari    
    Nearest City: Arvi    
    District: Wardha
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah    
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1976

    Name of Dam: Ambebara
    Nearest City: Nandurbar    
    District: Nandurbar
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah    
    Basin: Tapi
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1974

    Name of Dam: Ambegaon
    Nearest City: Pathari    
    District: Parbhani
    State: Maharashtra
    River Name: Local Nallah    
    Basin: Godavari
    Type of Dam: Earthen
    Purpose of Dam: Irrigation
    Year of Completion: 1978

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