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Monday 27 March 2023 Dublin: -3°C

# Reservoir

All time
# water safety
ESB warns public of dangers of swimming in reservoirs
The company has said there is a risk of deep and fast-flowing waters, changing water levels and uneven ground
# no swimming
ESB issues warning against swimming in reservoirs during Covid-19 crisis
ESB said it was concerned about the combination of good weather and more people off work and school.
# reservoir dubs
Irish Water seeks to build massive new €80 million covered reservoir in south Dublin
The new reservoir is planned for construction at the existing Stillorgan reservoir site.
# rat reservoirs
'It's like the Burning Man of rats': Have you heard about the rat crisis in New York?
To many residents, it feels like the rats are winning.
# Algal Scum
Whatever you do this weekend, DO NOT swim in this Kerry lake
Or ESB reservoirs.
# a wee problem
Teenage eejit pees in reservoir... so city flushes 38million gallons of water
It wasn’t a good day for Portland, Oregon.
# News Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
Everyone’s talking about a teenager drowning in a reservoir, a Dublin shooting, and tensions in Ukraine…
'Ireland is like a third world country when it comes to water supply'
The Irish Restaurant Association said businesses will be seriously affected by water restrictions saying they are paying the highest water rates in Europe and the water service should reflect that.
# danger
ESB warns public: don't swim in reservoirs
Hidden dangers may include obstacles, deep waters and uneven ground, the ESB said.
# planet earth
Billion-year-old water discovered in Canada could give clues to early life on Earth
Life-giving chemicals have been discovered in isolated water believed to be 1.5 billion years old, raising hopes of scientists finding surviving microscopic organisms from a prehistoric age.
# Wales
Four family members killed after car plunges into Welsh reservoir
Driver of a second vehicle has been questioned on suspicion of dangerous driving causing death.
# Toxic Sludge
Hungarian village evacuated as new reservoir damage found
Village of over 700 evacuated amid fears of fresh toxic sludge leak.