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Other Lakes and Dams, Khuzestan

Thursday, 03 January 2008 07:53 administrator
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 Other historical dams of Khuzestan province are, Dara, Dokhtar, Qir and Khak Dams in Shooshtar which are relics of the Sassanide period.
 

Shadegan Wetland, Shadegan

Thursday, 03 January 2008 07:53 administrator
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Shadegan wetland extends over an area of 296,000 hectares, and its surface is covered by great varieties of vegetations. It creates a suitable habitat for a number of migrating waterfowls, which fly to this area from north Europe, Canada and Siberia in autumn. In this wetland there are different fish varieties which live in salt and sweet-water. This vicinity is a habitat and breeding ground for the 'Marbled Teal'   in the world, and rare birds species such as the 'Spotted Curlew' and the 'African Glossy Ibis', are also found in the surroundings of this wetland. 
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Mizan (Valerian) Dam, Shooshtar

Thursday, 03 January 2008 07:52 administrator
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Mizan or Shapour Dam is a relic of Sassanide era and divides the Karoon River into western and eastern sections. This dam is semi-circular in shape with two diverting arms or prolongations which deviates a part of the Karoon water to flow along the eastern region known as the Gerger river, and the other along western region of the city known as Shateit River. These two water ways in the south of Shooshtar rejoin again in the Band-e-Qir region to form the great Karoon. 
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Khoda Afarin Dam, Shooshtar

Thursday, 03 January 2008 07:51 administrator
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The said dam also known as Mahi Bazan Dam, and has been constructed on Gerger river. The same is a wonder piece of Sassanide dam construction, which is an interesting site to visit. 
 

Khalil Khan Dam Lake, Masjed Soleiman

Thursday, 03 January 2008 07:50 administrator
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This old dam is situated in the district of Lali in the township of Masjed Soleiman. The same is constructed on a river formed in the spring season that flows from the Imamzadeh Baba Ahmad Pass. The ruins of this ancient dam is still present. 
 


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