Weishui Reservoir is located in southwest part of Songzi, central China’s Hubei province. It is construction at the middle reaches of Weishui River. As a large-scale water conservancy project, it is intended with comprehensive benefits including irrigation, flood control, electricity generation, aquatics cultivation, etc.
The reservoir stretches across four counties and cities in Hubei and Hunan provinces, namely, Wufeng, Songzi, Shimen and Li County. With a total storage of 593 million steres, the reservoir irrigates 520,000 mu farmland in Songzi, Gong’an and Li County.
(hubei.gov.cn by Mao Huifang)