Ein Khosh-Fakke Irrigation & Drainage Minor Network Projects

Narrative Description of Project

Fake & Einkhosh plains are located in south of the Ilam province. Based on the existing situation studies is selected 45000 Ha of areas in this plain. The climate of study area is warm & dry and average of annual precipitation is about 232 mm. The main cropping pattern in these plains is included wheat, barley, melon, cucumber.
The studies of Fake & Einkhosh plains Irrigation Development conducted for the following objectives were defined:
-The aim of studies is equipment 35000 hectares of the lands to pressurized irrigation in the Fake & Einkhosh plains
-Increasing of the agricultural products
-Improvement social welfare & farmer's income

Water allocated to irrigation network is approximately 322 MCM that will be provided from Karkhe dam & Dasht-Abbas conveyance tunnel.
The characteristics of the water conveyance system for the Fake & Einkhosh irrigation & drainage network were as follows:

Fake & Einkhosh water conveyance system

Name of canal

Length of canal (Km)

Width of canal (m)

Capacity(M3/s)

Fake (FMC)

39

3

14.6

Einkhosh (EMC)

15.3

2

7.8

 



Description of actual services provided by your staff within the assignment

In order to technical specification, climate parameters, cropping pattern, social issues & … for the 6 studied development units were designed sprinkler irrigation-Classic Fix (portable sprinklers) and drip irrigation. The area of studied irrigation & drainage network for the development units were as follows:

ِDevelopment units area in the Fakke & Einkhosh plains

Gross area (Ha)

 

Total

Drip Irrigation

Sprinkler Irrigation

Name of unit

3687

0

3687

E1

8176

2260

5916

E2

3892

3892

0

F1

5721

1218

4503

F2

9656

1192

8464

F3

3884

0

3884

F4

35016

8562

26454

Total