Sistemas de regadío tradicional del Padul y su laguna

  1. Pérez Marrero, Jenny 1
  2. Bestué Cardiel, Isabel 2
  1. 1 Universidad de Cádiz

    Universidad de Cádiz

    Cádiz, España


  2. 2 Universidad de Granada

    Universidad de Granada

    Granada, España


Irrigation, society and landscape: tribute to Thomas F. Glick : proceedings [of the] International Conference, Valencia, September 25th, 26th and 27th, 2014
  1. Sanchis Ibor, Carles (coord.)
  2. Palau Salvador, Guillermo (coord.)
  3. Mangue Alférez, Ignasi (coord.)
  4. Martínez Sanmartín, Luis Pablo (coord.)
  5. Glick, Thomas F. (hom.)

Publisher: Universidad Politécnica de Valencia = Universitat Politècnica de València

ISBN: 978-84-9048-274-2

Year of publication: 2014

Pages: 233-253

Type: Book chapter


This paper is a review of what has been published to date on traditional irrigation in Padul valley from the hydraulic design perspective of these traditional systems in order to supply more data for your knowledge. The suggested methodology provides the study of all the existing information, its analysis on the territory through the use of geographic information systems GIS and its relation to the various population centres which have been settling in this area throughout history, as well as its relationship with the lagoon as a determinant in the expansion of arable land before its drying process. We suggest a study methodology that connects the hydraulic capacity of Al-Hagia ditch with the arable area and the crop types