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Top 10 Tallest Dams Wallpapers in the World

Top 10 Tallest Dams Wallpapers in the World

This is a list of the tallest dams in the world over 135 meters in height. Currently, the tallest dam in the world is the Nurek in Tajikistan at 300 meters.

1. Nurek Dam,Tajikistan 
Nurek Dam Wallpapers Tajikistan

The Nurek Dam is a large earth fill dam located on the Vakhsh River in the central Asian nation of Tajikistan. The Nurek Dam was constructed by the Soviet Union between the years of 1961 and 1980.  At 300 m (984 ft) it is currently the tallest dam in the world. It is uniquely constructed, with a central core of cement forming an impermeable barrier within a 300-meter-high rock and earth fill construction. Length of the dam top is 714m, width at foundation level is 1420m and at the dam top is 20m.

2. Grande Dixence Dam, Switzerland
Grande Dixence Dam Switzerland Wallpapers

The Grande Dixence Dam is a concrete gravity dam on the Dixence River at the head of the Vald Herens in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.
03. Inguri Dam, Georgia
Inguri Dam Georgia Wallpapers

The Inguri Dam is a hydroelectric dam on the Inguri River in Georgia. Currently it is the world's Third highest concrete arch dam with a height of 272 metres.It is located north of the town Jvari.

4. Vajont Dam, Italy
Vajont Dam Italy Wallpapers

5. Chicoasen Dam, Mexico
Chicoasen Dam Mexico wallpapers

6. Tehri Dam, India
Tehri Dam India Wallpapers

7. Alvaro Obregon Dam, Mexico 
Alvaro Obregon Dam Wallpapers

8. Mauvoisin Dam, Switzerland
Mauvoisin Dam Switzerland Wallpapers

Top 10 Tallest Dams in the World

9. Guavio Dam, Colombia
Guavio Dam Colombia Wallpapers

10. Mica Dam, Canada
Mica Dam Canada Wallpapers

The Mica Dam is a hydroelectric dam spanning the Columbia River 135 kilometres north of Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada.

Top 10 Tallest Dams Wallpapers in the World


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