- Miboro Dam
Miboro Dam Location Takayama, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. Construction began 1957 Opening date 1961 Dam and spillways Height 131.0 m Length 405.0 m Impounds Shō River Reservoir Capacity 370,000,000 m³ Catchment area 442.8 km² Surface area 880 hectares
The dam flooded several villages and shrines, submerging them completely, two cherry trees were taken from one of the submerged shrines and placed in Shirakawa-go where it's said that each petal represents a memory from someone who lived in the villages before they were flooded.
- ^ "Hydropower & Dams in South and East Asia". Hydropower and Dams. p. 9. http://www.hydropower-dams.com/d/d_S&East_Asia_Map.pdf. Retrieved 3 October 2010.
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