Rego do Milho dam
|Rego do Milho dam|
|Data on the structure|
|Construction time:||until 2005|
|Height of the structure crown:||457 m|
|Building volume:||260,000 m³|
|Crown length:||349 m|
|Data on the reservoir|
|Altitude (at congestion destination )||455 m|
|Water surface||0.184 km²|
|Total storage space :||1.88 million m³|
The Rego do Milho dam ( Portuguese Barragem de Rego do Milho ) is located in the northern region of Portugal in the Vila Real district . It dams the Ribeiro do Milho to a reservoir. The municipality of Calvão is about six kilometers southwest of the dam.
The dam was completed in 2005. It is used for irrigation. The dam is owned by DRATM .
With a normal storage target of 455 m (maximum 455.5 m at high water), the reservoir extends over an area of around 0.184 km² and holds 1.88 million m³ of water.
- APA states Bragança as the district, which is an error.
- BARRAGEM DE REGO DO MILHO. APA Barragens de Portugal, accessed January 24, 2015 (Portuguese).