Canals

Canals are waterways channels, or artificial waterways, for water conveyance, or to service water transport vehicles. They may also help with irrigation. It can be thought of as an artificial version of a river. Canals carry free surface flow under atmospheric pressure. In most cases, the engineered works will have a series of dams and locks that create reservoirs of low speed current flow. These reservoirs are referred to as slack water levels, often just called levels. A canal is also known as a navigation when it parallels a river and shares part of its waters and drainage basin, and …

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WRI · 10 December 2021 English

Countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) face a substantial investment gap in their work to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and their nationally determined contributions (NDCs) to …

stormwater infiltration requirements.62 Ports and canals LAC is expected to require ~$55 billion of new management can reduce sediment flow into ports and canals, reducing expensive dredging costs. One study of 26 kilometers of pre-Colombian infiltration canals increased water conduction by 82%, providing


World Bank Group · 11 November 2021 English

clean up urban areas; and (vi) develop irrigation canals. The work carried out has facilitated the movement


World Bank Group · 10 November 2021 English

Infrastructure IN01061605 ►Length of the lined canals (Component 1) (Kilometers, Custom)


World Bank Group · 10 November 2021 English

particularly in areas near the river and irrigation canals, shall be designed such that spills of hazardous


World Bank Group · 10 November 2021 English

2022-01- and Irrigation Canals in IDA / 63980 Diversified, Resilient


World Bank Group · 10 November 2021 English

the through the Lengwe National Park, secondary canals and irrigation blocks, and ancillary/associated design of the main canal, alignment of the secondary canals, location of the industrial park and night storage EHS risks relating to construction activity (of canals, development blocks, industrial park etc.), most remaining section of the main canal, secondary canals and irrigation blocks, ancillary/associated facilities and scenery, particularly with the creation of canals and irrigation infrastructure; risks and impacts


World Bank Group · 8 November 2021 English

Cities worldwide are facing resilience challenges as climate risks interact with urbanization, loss of biodiversity and ecosystem services, poverty, and rising socioeconomic inequality. Extreme precipitation events, flooding, heatwaves, and droughts …

embankments, pipes, pumps, water treatment plants, and canals. These engineered solutions are embedded within infiltrate rainwater, reducing flood hazards along canals and rivers downstream (Ozment et al. 2019). A vegetation was established along the roads, the canals, and in areas designated for afforestation. The


World Bank Group · 8 November 2021 English

constructions dam’s Buffer Zones, installation Irrigation Canals, Post-Harvest Infrastructure, Road’s access will Dams, Post-Harvest Infrastructures, Irrigation Canals and Roads. All these stakeholders will be identified


World Bank Group · 8 November 2021 English

treated after use and before discharging to rivers/ canals Contractor Provision of water supply Implementation treat the water before discharging into river/ canals. Implementing Agency Contractor Medical Waste


World Bank Group · 8 November 2021 English

Actual Planned WD6-II / Rehabilitation of canals including design and Improving ion WD6-I / Rehabilitation of canals including design and Improving National canals including design and National canals including design and


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