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Sydney's Water Supply Falling At Record Rate Due To Drought


At the current rate of decline, discounting rainfall, Sydney dams would only have enough water reserves for another two years.

Sydney:

Australia's biggest city Sydney is running down its water supply at the fastest rate on record with dams expected to fall below half maximum capacity due to the worst drought on record, the government said on Friday.

Warragamba Dam, the city's main water supply, was sitting at 51.4% capacity, down 17.8% in a year and little more than half its level just two years earlier. The amount of water flowing into the dam was just ...


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