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The Artibonite Basin is part of / comprises: · Caribbean · Latin America and Caribbean ·
Countries sharing the Artibonite Basin: · Dominican Republic · Haiti ·
Facts & Figures edit
Catchment AreaA 8,800 km3
Neighbouring BasinsA Massacre, Pedernales
PopulationA 1,240,000
Population DensityA 140 /km2
DischargeA 3 km3/yr
Surface Area m3
Average Depth m
Water Volume m2
Water Stress 2500 m3/person/year
Average Precipitation mm/yr
Evaporation mm/yr
Runoff 1100 mm/yr
Land Use
Irrigated Area 321 km2
Irrigable Area 10100 km2
No. of DamsA 1
Dam Density 0.8 dams/km2
Total Water Withdrawals km3
  For Agricultural Use
  For Domestic Use
  For Industrial Use
Renewable Water Available (m3/yr/pers)
References & Remarks
A Transboundary Freshwater Spatial Database, Oregon University

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Water Basin Profile: Physical and Hydrological Characteristics

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Water Basin Profile: Transboundary Political and Institutional Setting

Water Basin Profile: Emerging Challenges and Opportunities for the Future


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