Nicaragua II

Irrigation System


Santiago Coyolito, Jinotega

Project Leaders

Morgan Alana:

Hope Fa-Kaji:

Weekly Meetings

Sundays at 3:30 PM

OEDK Classroom



Create a system that reliably provides water from the river to 11 Santiago del Coyolito farms for irrigation. Educate the community on sustainable agricultural practices.


May 2018: Conduct assessment trip to survey the land, connect with the community, and obtain geographic estimates of each farm’s proximity, as well as its elevation difference from the river. Access project scope.

Aug. 2018: Brainstorm and evaluate potential design solution.

May/Dec. 2019: Depending on the determined project scope, implement a partial or full solution.