22 Jan The days of flooding are numbered in Baños de Molgas
At a meeting between the Miño Sil Hydrographic Confederation and the management committee of the Risc Miño-Limia project, a project to prevent the risks associated with floods, yesterday the completion of the construction works of the new Saica stations, which carry an automatic water quality information system, was reported. In Ourense, those of the rivers Avia in Leiro and Arenteiro in O Carballiño have already been put into operation.
In addition, it was reported that the studies of the natural retention measures against floods in Baños de Molgas, one of the most affected localities in Ourense, are already at an advanced stage. They are expected to be completed during the first half of this year.
The budget of the project under which these measures are included exceeds 2,335,000 euros and already exceeds 80% of its execution. The main objective is to improve the capacity to react to extreme events.
Source: La Región