Location: Mazvikadei Dam, nr Banket

General Information

Quarter degree square: 1730A2

Country: Zimbabwe

Habitat: Brachystegia boehmii woodland, aquatic and disturbed areas around a dam

Altitude range: 1170 -1200 m

Annual rainfall:

Location (short):

Location (detailed): Mazvikadei Dam is the third largestdam in Zimbabwe, situated near Banket, Zvimba Distict, Mashonaland West. The dam was constructed between 1985 and 1988. The main purpose was to provide water for irrigation to the surrounding farming areas. it also provides facilities as a weekend resort.


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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Location details: Mazvikadei Dam, nr Banket.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/location-display.php?location_id=26, retrieved 26 February 2024

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