20 Most Famous Dams and Reservoirs in Kerala



Dams And Reservoirs are Major Reasons for Agriculture increase in Kerala, There are almost about 30 Dams and 18 Reservoirs in Kerala which Provide efficient water supply to the fields.

Almost all these remain full because of the flow from the western ghats and the passage through the green landscapes.

But for the past 2 years, the monsoon rainfall has increased in Kerala and many floods have occurred in Kerala and destructed a part of the forest.

But nonetheless, The forest grew again and Nature’s normal activities are again still continuing.

Kerala is blessed to have abundant Rivers, Lakes, Waterfalls, and also Forests. They are almost protecting the Forests ok Kerala.

These Dams in Kerala generates almost 40% of Hydroelectricity that is spread across Kerala and also helps in providing uninterrupted Electricity.

Also, These Dams are very high and provide a fantastic viewpoint, Most of the Dams are near Wayanad, Munnar, and Idukki, Some of the Dams are in Sabarimala

Below are the Famous Rivers and Lakes in Kerala

Banasura Sagar Dam


Malampuzha Dam


Walayar Dam

Mangalam Dam

Pothundi Dam

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Chimmini Dam

Idamalayar Dam

Mattupatti Dam

Ponmudi Dam

Muttom Dam

Idukki Dam

Mullaperiyar Dam

Thenmala Dam

Neyyar Dam

Peechi Reservoir

Parambikulam Reservoir

Kakki Reservoir

Tunakadavu Reservoir

Pannagalkuthu Reservoir

Buthatahkettu Reservoir

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