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Irrigation Facilities
 
Major Irrigation Systems by Service Area (1997)
 
Major Irrigation Systems
 Service Area (Ha.) 
Irrigated Area (Ha.)
 Wet Season 
 Dry Season 
1.  JS - BVRIS      
Jalaur River Irrigation System (Proper) 8,852 15,519 9,000
Jalaur River Irrigation System (Extension) 2,617 - -
Suage River Irrigation System 2,921 - -
Btac. Viejo River Irrigation System 1,714 1,410 965
2.  ASBRIS      
Aganan River Irrigation System 4,863 4,047 2,216
Sta. Barbara-Tigum Irrigation System 3,399 2,947 1,947
3.  SRIS      
Sibalom River Irrigation System 2,020 1,750 900
TOTAL 
26,386
25,673
15,028
Source:  National Irrigation Administration
 
 
Operational CIS
Non-Operational CIS
A. Small Irrigation Project
 
 
CIS / CIP
34
14
B.  Identified Sources of Irrigation Water
 
 
Total Number of Rivers/Creeks
34
14
Source:  National Irrigation Administration
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Potable Water Supply Sources
 
Potable Water Supply (1997)
 
Level I
Level II
Level III
Doubtful Sources
Public
 
 
 
 
Number
18,777
381
64
8,573
Household
122,893
22,453
16,714
47,468
Private
 
 
 
 
Number
22,312
2,544
381
5,161
Household
35,449
4,050
402
7,874
Source: IIPHO, Provincial Capitol
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Metro Iloilo Water District Services (1997)
 
A. Source : Location
 
    Deepwells : 4 deepwells, Brgy San Jose, San Miguel & 4 Deepwells at Oton Area 
    Surface Water : Diversion works (DAM), Brgy. Daja, Maasin 
    Infiltration Gallery  :   2 Infiltration Galleries at Brgy. Talanghawan, Sta. Barbara  
    & Brgy. Ungka, Pavia
 
B. Treatment and Water Quality
 
    Deepwell Sources : All Deepwell Sources negative 
    Surface Water Source : Treatment Processes are Chlorination & Disinfection 
    Treated for Potability Standards : Conforms with the Phil. National Standard for 
    Drinking Water
 
C. Service Connections
 
 
Maasin
Cabatuan
Sta. Barbara
Pavia
Iloilo City
Oton
Domestic
240
467
419
666
8,221
49
Government
5
8
8
8
102
-
Commercial
14
11
16
30
2,589
1
Public Faucet
1
2
6
3
163
-
Total 
260
488
449
707
11,075
50
 
D. Population Served : 300,000
 
E. Existing Storage / Distribution Reservoirs
 
    Covered, All Wells and Infiltration Galleries : 8 Deepwells & 2 Infiltration Galleries 
    Open Reservoir : 2 million gallons Sedimentation Basin and 11.5 million gallons Reservoir 
    Elevated Steel Tank : 568 cu.m. @P.S. No. 3A, Brgy Jibao-an, Pavia
 
F. Water Demand 
 
    Maximum/day : 49,136 cubic meters per day 
    Average/day : 40,947 cubic meters per day 
    Peak Hour : 81,894 cubic meters per day 
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