Ministry of Forestry and Water Affairs of State Hydraulic Works (DSI) General Directorate, in Yalova take measures in subsequent years with a shortage of drinking water has overtaken the experience .
Having a dry year of 2013 and meet drinking water drought persisted in Yalova in 2014 had fallen to 4 percent Gokce Dam water level . Forestry and Water Affairs Minister Prof. Dr. Veysel Eroglu with instructions is implemented through projects Yalova Gokce Dam, which provides drinking water level in the water rose to 35 percent from 4 percent level. General Directorate of State Hydraulic Works , Gokce Dam Kurtköy leads the auction has started work on April 22, 2014 and May 14 , 2014. 120 days on the water a short time as the completion of the diversion dam was signed transferring 6 September of 2014 a great success . Completed this diversion with saffron stream from a year to 13 million cubic meters of water , is transferred to the dam with pipes of 7 thousand 483 meters long.
The other hand, drought remedy for the implementation of \"very urgent drinking water project\"with 15 deep water wells were opened and the pump completed with the installation of electrical equipment was commissioned on September 18 , 2014. Transferred to Yalova Municipality was presented to the 15 wells of 7.7 million cubic meters of water annually from the service of Yalova . Water shortages in phoenix that is sensitive to the measures taken on the Photo Eroglu exceeded . Gokce Dam made the occupancy rate rose to 35 percent from 4 percent of the work and services received after the completion of permanent structures for the water problem does not happen .