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Hokuso-tobu Canal

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Purpose
Irrigation water
Max. intake: Approx. 7.53m³/s (Benefited land: Approx. 8,400ha)
Benefited Area
Chiba Pref.
Katori City, sousa City, Asahi City, Narita City, Tako Town, Tounosho Town, Kouzaki Town, Chiba City, Sakura City, Tougane City, Yachimata City, Tomisato City, Sanmu City
Facilities Intake Facility (Headrace Length: Approx. 0.9km, Funato Pumping Station)
Pumping Facility (Kayata Pumping Station, Tsukumozuka Pumping Station)
Main Canal (5 canals Length= approx. 41.6km)
Pressure Pumping Station and Farm Pond (24 points)
Lateral Canal (4 canals, approx. 8.8km)
Completion 1980
Details The construction of Hokuso-tobu Canal was made to supply 7.53m³/s of irrigation water sourcing from Tonegawa Estuary Barrage and Kasumigaura Lake to 8,404 ha of farmland (consisting of 2,732 ha of rice paddies and 5,672 ha of dry fields) spreading from the central part to the northeastern part of Chiba Prefecture. Since its management start in April 1981, JWA has been conducting efficient management operations.
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Location

Address
3076 Sawarai, Katori City, Chiba Pref.
Phone No.
81-478-54-2235
Fax No.
81-478-54-4490

Access

Train and car
Apprx.10 min. by car from Sawara sta. of JR Narita Line

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