Welcome to Mesopotamia

From the Greek, 'meaning between two rivers'

Welcome to Mesopotamia

Mesopotamia is a great place to live because we live by two rivers, we have the best gods ever.

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The water wan an uncontrolled water supply on the plains. The Sumerians created  irrigation systems  with levees, canals, dams, and reservoirs

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Enough food could not be produced in the foothills of the Zagros mountains. people moved out of the foothills and onto the plains.

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The irrigation system had to be maintained. villages were forced to work together to clean the silt that was clogging the canals.

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