List of dams and reservoirs in Botswana

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The following is a partial list of dams and reservoirs in Botswana.

List of dams (reservoirs)[edit]

Name of Dam Nearest City District Impounds Year Created Capacity (Megalitre) Location Notes
Bokaa Dam Bokaa Kgatleng District Metsimotlhabe River 1990 18,500 24°27′08″S 25°59′52″E / 24.452154°S 25.997764°E / -24.452154; 25.997764 (Bokaa Dam) [1][2][3]
Gaborone Dam Gaborone South-East District Notwane River 1963 141,100 24°43′06″S 25°54′27″E / 24.718299°S 25.907478°E / -24.718299; 25.907478 (Gaborone Dam) [1][4]
Letsibogo Dam Mmadinare Central District Motloutse River 100,000 21°49′42″S 27°42′47″E / 21.828357°S 27.713013°E / -21.828357; 27.713013 (Letsibogo Dam) [1][5]
Mogobane Dam Mogobane South-East District Mogobane River 24°58′28″S 25°41′48″E / 24.974388°S 25.696635°E / -24.974388; 25.696635 (Mogobane Dam) [3][6]
Nnywane Dam Lobatse South-East District Nnywane River 1970 2,300 25°06′53″S 25°40′57″E / 25.11467°S 25.68237°E / -25.11467; 25.68237 (Nnywane Dam) [1][7]
Ntimbale Dam Tantebane North-East District Tati River 26,000 20°52′05″S 27°28′09″E / 20.868115°S 27.469254°E / -20.868115; 27.469254 (Ntimbale Dam) [1][8]
Shashe Dam Shashe Mooke North-East District Shashe River 1970 85,000 21°20′44″S 27°24′36″E / 21.345501°S 27.409978°E / -21.345501; 27.409978 (Shashe Dam) [1][9]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Majelantle, A. (October 2009). "BOTSWANA WATER STATISTICS" (PDF). Botswana Water Statistics. Gaborone, Botswana: Central Statistics Office. Archived from the original on 2010-07-07. Retrieved 2010-07-07. 
  2. ^ Google Inc. "Bokaa Dam". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&ll=-24.450978,25.999918&spn=0.042739,0.078621&t=h&z=14. Retrieved 2010-07-07.
  3. ^ a b Hester, Andrew; Tyler, Stephanie J.; Simic, Dragan. "Birding Gaborone (Botswana)". Gaborone, Botswana: BirdLife Botswana. Retrieved 2010-07-07. 
  4. ^ Google Inc. "Gaborone Dam". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&t=h&ie=UTF8&hq=&ll=-24.720794,25.901299&spn=0.085294,0.157242&z=13. Retrieved 2010-07-07.
  5. ^ Google Inc. "Letsibogo Dam". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&ll=-21.822461,27.703743&spn=0.08717,0.157242&t=h&z=13. Retrieved 2010-07-07.
  6. ^ Google Inc. "Mogobane Dam". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&ll=-24.974388,25.696635&spn=0.02128,0.03931&t=h&z=15. Retrieved 2010-07-07.
  7. ^ Google Inc. "Nnywane Dam". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&t=h&ie=UTF8&hq=&ll=-25.115601,25.679812&spn=0.021255,0.03931&z=15. Retrieved 2010-07-07.
  8. ^ Google Inc. "Ntimbale Dam". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&hq=&ll=-20.861378,27.454147&spn=0.350973,0.628967&t=h&z=11. Retrieved 2010-07-07.
  9. ^ Google Inc. "Shashe Dam". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&ll=-21.336871,27.412949&spn=0.087463,0.157242&t=h&z=13. Retrieved 2010-07-07.