Bovera is a village in Catalonia in Spain. The village is in the comarca (county) of les Garrigues in the region of Lleida. Bovera is close to the town of Flix. The usually dry River Cana valley leads to the Ebre river at Flix.

Bovera
St. Joseph's church in Bovera
St. Joseph's church in Bovera
Coat of arms of Bovera
Coat of arms
Bovera is located in Catalonia
Bovera
Bovera
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°19′42″N 0°38′24″E / 41.32833°N 0.64000°E / 41.32833; 0.64000Coordinates: 41°19′42″N 0°38′24″E / 41.32833°N 0.64000°E / 41.32833; 0.64000
Country Spain
Community Catalonia
ProvinceLleida
ComarcaGarrigues
Government
 • MayorÒscar R. Acero Giralt (2015)[1]
Area
 • Total31.1 km2 (12.0 sq mi)
Elevation
297 m (974 ft)
Population
 (2018)[3]
 • Total257
 • Density8.3/km2 (21/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Boverí / Boverina
Websitebovera.ddl.net

In early November 2015 there was unusual rain that caused local flooding that was reported as particularly severe compared with other areas. Damage to 20 or 30% of crops such as olives over more than 1000 hectares was estimated.[4]

DemographyEdit

The population of Bovera in 2014 was 290.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ajuntament de Bovera". Generalitat of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-13.
  2. ^ a b "El municipi en xifres: Bovera". Statistical Institute of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-23.
  3. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.
  4. ^ Temporal daña cereales y olivos en Lleida y mejora calibres cítricos y mangos, La Vanguardia, 4 November 2015, Retrieved 9 November 2015

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