Declared as a UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) World Heritage Site in 1995, the Nagacadan Rice Terraces in Nagacadan, Kiangan, Ifugao is being irrigated by an irrigation project of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA).
The Aliguyon Communal Irrigation System (CIS) located in Kiangan, Ifugao, recently underwent repair works funded under the RRECIS (Restoration, Rehabilitation and Repair of Existing Communal Irrigation Systems) which was completed in September 2018.
The irrigation system has 20 hectares service area which is a portion of the Nagacadan Rice Terraces.
The Aliguyon CIS lined canal stretches to 72 meters and 1.5 kilometers of unlined canal.
According to Mary Ananayo, Irrigators’ Development... read more