Science Research

Volume 6, Issue 2, April 2018

  • Dam Break Analysis and Inundation Mapping, Case Study of Fincha’a Dam in Horro Guduru Wollega Zone, Oromia Region, Ethiopia

    Jiregna Nugusa Duressa, Asie Kemal Jubir

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 2, April 2018
    Pages: 29-38
    Received: 23 October 2017
    Accepted: 18 December 2017
    Published: 26 April 2018
    Abstract: Fincha’a Dam was constructed in 1973 for the purpose of electricity generation, irrigation, fishery and truism with 22.2m height and 340m crest length. Fincha’a dam is rock fill dam with uncontrolled over flow spillway. There are different economic developments downstream of the Fincha’a dam including hydropower pant, irrigation project, residentia... Show More