Water Management

Flood water breaches temporary Bewdley defences

The River Severn has breached temporary barriers in Worcestershire, flooding homes. Flood defences at Bewdley “failed” due to rising water levels in the early hours of Saturday, the Environment Agency (EA) said. One resident said […]

Conservation

Istanbul is set to run out of WATER in 45 days: Turkey’s severe droughts and sprawling urban development are blamed for emergency

Turkey is in its worst drought in 10 years with dams drying up across the country Water levels in Istanbul’s Omerli dam are at their lowest in the last 15 years  Ankara mayor confirmed the capital […]

Conservation

Cotswold Water Park awarded SSSI status

A MAJOR water park has been given greater protection by Natural England. Cotswold Water Park, which reaches into West Oxfordshire, as well as Gloucestershire and Wiltshire, has been given Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) […]