By Linda Hall •
Updated: 09 May 2022 • 16:39
NEW SCHEME: Generalitat’s water chief explains gives details to Carolina Gracia and Orihuela councillors
Photo credit: Orihuela town hall
The project, an initiative from the regional government’s Agriculture department, would provide growers in Torremiguel, San Miguel de Salinas and La Pedrera with additional irrigation water.
Manuel Aldeguer, the region’s Director General for Water, recently explained to Orihuela’s mayor, Carolina Gracia, that the project – financed with EU cash – intends to divert surface rainwater from Orihuela Costa.
This will also prevent saturating the main drainage system during periods of torrential rain, Aldeguer pointed out.
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