Shushtar, Historical Hydraulic System, inscribed as a masterpiece of creative genius, can be traced back to Darius the Great in the 5th century B.C. It involved the creation of two main diversion canamore
Shushtar is a city in and the capital of Shushtar County, Khuzestan Province, Iran. At the 2016 census, its population was 192,028. Shushtar is an ancient fortress city, approximately 92 kilometres away from Ahvaz, the centre of the province. Much of its past agricultural productivity derives from the irrigation system which centered on the Band-e Kaisar, the first dam bridge in Iran. The Mayor of Shushtar is Ahmad Asefi.