Berdan Dam

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Berdan Dam
Construction began1975
Opening date1984
Dam and spillways
ImpoundsBerdan River
Height66 m (217 ft)
Dam volume1,928,000 m3 (2,521,729 cu yd)
Total capacity88,000,000 m3 (71,343 acre⋅ft)
Power Station
Installed capacity10 MW
Annual generation47 GWh

Berdan Dam is an embankment dam on the Berdan River in Mersin Province, Turkey. It was built between 1975 and 1984. It supports a 10 MW power station and provides water for the irrigation of 27,050 hectares (66,800 acres).

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Coordinates: 36°57′58″N 34°53′43″E / 36.966°N 34.8953°E / 36.966; 34.8953