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| Last Updated:: 09/11/2016

List of Backwaters of Kerala

 

 

District

No.

Name of Backwater

Area (Ha)

 

Thiruvananthapuram

1

Poovar Kayal

30.93

2

Poonthura Kayal

97.59

3

Veli Kayal

22.48

4

Kadinamkulam Kaya

346.88

5

Anchuthengu Kayal

521.75

6

Edava – Nadayara Kayal

157.65

TOTAL

1177.28

Kollam

1

Paravoor Kayal

662.46

2

Ashtamudi Kayal

6424.15

3

Kayamkulam Kayal

140.58

TOTAL

7227.19

Alappuzha

1

Kayamkulam Kayal

1511.75

2

Poomeen Kayal

3.37

3

Vadakkal Kayal

1.46

4

Chethi Kayal

4.11

5

Arthungal Kaya

5.96

6

Pozhichal Kayal

20.41

7

Vettakkalchal Kayal

27.10

8

Vembanattu Kayal

10661.23

TOTAL

12235.39

Kottayam

1

Vembanattu Kayal

2926.77

TOTAL

2926.77

Ernakulam

1

Vembanattu Kayal

2257.89

2

Kochi Kayal

7503.80

TOTAL

9761.69

Thrissur

1

Azhikode Kayal

82.02

2

Kodungalloor Kayal

613.81

3

Chettuva Kayal

713.87

4

Pattikkara Kayal

 

5

Manakkady Kaya

 

TOTAL

1409.70

Malappuram

1

Puthupponnani

150.83

2

Ponnani Kayal

757.19

3

Poorappuzha

62.98

4

Kadalundi Kayal

323.56

TOTAL

1294.56

Kozhikode

1

Kadalundi Kayal

83.85

2

Beypore Kayal

783.74

3

Kallai Kayal

160.13

4

Korappuzha

1038.08

5

Payyoli Puzha

26.70

6

Kottapuzha

584.12

7

Newmahe Puzha

88.28

TOTAL

2764.90

Kannur

1 

Mahe

91.89

2

Dharmadam Kayal

359.06

3

Valappattanam

3077.64

4

Palakkode

598.25

5

Cheruvathur

30.58

TOTAL

4157.42

Kasaragode

1

Cheruvathur

1123.12

2

Nilewaram

824.69

3

Chittari Kayal

89.33

4

Bekal Kayal

43.37

5

Kappil Pozhi

2.22

6

Neembil Kayal

22.47

7

Chandragiri

575.81

8

Mogral Puthur

89.74

9

Kumbala

221.54

10

Suvarnagiri

6.22

11

Manjeswaram

158.41

12

Thalappady

17.12

TOTAL

3174.04 

GRAND TOTAL

46128.94