Nazca, Puquios
Peru, Nazca 2008-11-03 - The puquios  are connected to each other by undergrown canals that are still sometimes cleaned and maintained. Some of the canals run above ground like these two.

Peru, Nazca 2008-11-03 – The puquios are connected to each other by undergrown canals that are still sometimes cleaned and maintained. Some of the canals run above ground like these two.

Peru, Nazca 2008-11-03 – The puquios are connected to each other by undergrown canals that are still sometimes cleaned and maintained. Some of the canals run above ground like these two. a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter
Peru, Nazca 2008-11-03 - The puquios aquifers  are accessed by wells like this one which have a ramp leading down to the water which can then be scooped up in a bucket.

Peru, Nazca 2008-11-03 – The puquios aquifers are accessed by wells like this one which have a ramp leading down to the water which can then be scooped up in a bucket.

Peru, Nazca 2008-11-03 – The puquios aquifers are accessed by wells like this one which have a ramp leading down to the water which can then be scooped up in a bucket. a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter
Peru, Nazca 2008-11-03 - Puquios here visible as rock lined depressions are wells that reach down into an aquifer that drive water along underground channels. In the past these were used for irrigation but now they are only informally maintained.

Peru, Nazca 2008-11-03 – Puquios here visible as rock lined depressions are wells that reach down into an aquifer that drive water along underground channels. In the past these were used for irrigation but now they are only informally maintained.

Peru, Nazca 2008-11-03 – Puquios here visible as rock lined depressions are wells that reach down into an aquifer that drive water along underground channels. In the past these were used for irrigation but now they are only informally maintained. a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter These Puquios are an...