Appraisal of existing potential for improving the water supply of greater Athens - Phase 1


Duration: November 1987–February 1989

Budget: 12 000 000 DRS (about €76 841)

Commissioned by: Directorate of Water Supply and Sewage

Contractor: Department of Water Resources, Hydraulic and Maritime Engineering

Project director: Th. Xanthopoulos

Principal investigator: D. Koutsoyiannis

This project aims at organising the hydrological information in the Mornos and Evinos watersheds, and more specifically, the collection, the evaluation, the archiving and the processing of hydrometeorological data of these basins. The project also deals with the estimation of the actual release capacity of the Mornos reservoir and the appraisal of the alternatives for improving it by diverting water from the Evinos River.