Kerala Dam Photos Names & Info links-Irrigation cum hydro electric dams of Kerala-India

Photos and information on river dam reservoirs  and spillways from different parts of Kerala. Photos of both irrigation and hydro electric dam projects available. The list is not complete, but keeps filling as time passes.

kerala dam names


 Names of dams in Kerala. Both hydro electric and irrigation dam names listed. Hydro electric dam names and details like rivers they are built, number of dams in a hydel project etc given detailed.

irrigation projects

 Photos froman Irrigation dam project of Kerala.

kerala rivers with dams

 Dams and Rivers in which they are built

malampuzha dam

 Malampuzha dam, the famous Irrigation project of Palakkad district and a renown dam touriam point.

sholayar dam

 Sholayar, a dam inside the forests of western Ghats.

lower sholayar dam

sholayar dam photos

penstock photos

Hydro Electric dam penstock pipe.

chalakkudy dam

chalakudy or sholayar dam photos

meenkara dam


meenkara irrigation dam reservoir

gayathry river project

Gayathri Irrigation project, meenkara dam

pothundy dam

pothundy dam, palakkad kerala, india. photos of dam reservoir, catchment area etc

mangalam dam, palakkad dams


Mangalam dam f palakkad. Another irrigation project of Kerala.

dam reservoir photos

photos  reservoir of an irrigationdam 

Thenmala parappar dam

One of the oldest Irrigation project dams in Kerala. Oldest and biggest irrigation network dam that comes under KIP. Photos of dam reservoir wall, catchment area spillway etc. Hydro electricity also produced here.. 

Weir Dam or Water level regulatory dam

Weir dam of Thenmala, Kollam, the point from which KIP canals are getting fed with water. The photos given here are taken when the dam was empty. The place is also called lookout point of Thenmala as there is a tower to watch the dam and premises for the tourists visiting the places.

tay glues, more photo links coming..
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