Bang Lang Reservoir
|Bang Lang Reservoir|
|Primary inflows||Pattani River|
|Primary outflows||Pattani River|
|Water volume||1,420 million cubic metres (1,150,000 acre·ft)|
The reservoir's dam, Bang Lang Dam, is 85 metres high with a crest of 422 metres long, and the reservoir has a capacity of 1,420 million cubic metres. It is used for irrigation and flood control as well as to produce 72 MW of electricity.
The construction of the dam was approved on April 3, 1973, and construction started in July 1976. In June 1981 the dam was completed. It was officially inaugurated on September 27, 1981 by HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn.
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