IRRIGATION INFRASTRUCTURE

Ust-Dzheguta reservoir Big Stavropol channel

The republic is rich in water resources: about 130 high altitude lakes, numerous mountain waterfalls. 172 rivers flow through the republic, the largest of which are Kuban, Big and Small Zelenchuk, Urup, Laba.

 

The Karachay-Cherkess Republic has the Kuban and Ust-Dzheguta reservoirs for fish farming, reclamation measures and other needs.

There are three large waterworks – Big Stavropol channel, Zelenchuk hydropower plant and regulating reservoir on the Eshkanon River.

 

FSFI Administration of Land Reclamation and Agricultural Water Supply for the Karachay-Cherkess Republic

6 Kooperativnaya St., Cherkessk, 369007

(87822) 6-23-82