Kızılcahamam-Aşağıören Reservoir

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Kızılcahamam-Aşağıkaraören Reservoir
Official name Kızılcahamam-Aşağıkaraören Göleti
Location Kızılcahamam, Ankara Province, Turkey
Coordinates 40°33′30″N 32°40′59″E / 40.55822°N 32.68312°E / 40.55822; 32.68312Coordinates: 40°33′30″N 32°40′59″E / 40.55822°N 32.68312°E / 40.55822; 32.68312
Construction began 1978
Opening date 1978
Dam and spillways
Impounds Kuzoğlu Creek
Height 15 m (49 ft)
Total capacity 0.213 hm3 (7,500,000 cu ft)
Website
www.dsi.gov.tr

Kızılcahamam-Aşağıkaraören Reservoir (Turkish: Kızılcahamam-Aşağıkaraören Göleti) is an artificial lake constructed in 1978 for irrigation purposes at Aşağı Karaören village of Kızılcahamam district in Ankara Province, Turkey. It is fed by the Kuzoğlu Creek. The development was backed by the Turkish State Hydraulic Works.[1]

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  1. ^ "DSİ V Bölge Müdürülüğü Ankara - Göletler" (in Turkish). DSİ. Retrieved 2011-02-12.