Recovery of irrigation channels in Lugros ~ 2015

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MEMOLA project together with the University of Granada, the company Arqueoandalusi arqueología y patrimonio S.L.  and the UNESCO Centre of Andalusia organised a field activity around the historical irrigation channel in high mountain of Lugros. The goal is to recover and to put in use two traditional irrigation channels. 

Between 10 - 12  and 17-19 April MEMOLA project has recovered two traditional irrigation channel with a total of 3,5 km, located at 1700 meters of altitude.  These had been , . These works have been carried out with traditional techniques and with the participation of 50 volunteers, the Irrigator Community of Lugros  and Guadix and the Town Hall of Lugros,  And with the collaboration of the National Park and Natural Park of Sierra Nevada and the CEAMA.