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WATER. That liquid substance of which the sea, the rivers, and creeks are composed.
     2. A pool of water, or a stream or water course, is considered as part of the land, hence a pool of twenty acres, would pass by the grant of twenty acres of land, without mentioning the water. 2 Bl. Com. 18; 2 N. H. Rep. 255; 1, Wend. R. 255; 5 Paige, R. 141; 2 N. H. Rep. 371; 2 Brownl. 142; 5 Cowen, R. 216; 5 Conn. R. 497; 1 Wend. R. 237. A mere grant of water passes only a fishery. Co. Lit. 4 b.
     3. Like land, water is distinguishable into different parts, as the sea, (q.v.) rivers, (q.v.) docks, (q.v.) canals, (q.v.) ponds, q v.) and sewers, (q.v.) and to these may be added at water course. (q.v.) Vide 4 Mason, R. 397 River; Water course.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The Angat power plant has been on forced outage for several months now due to the low water level at the dam, contributing to the recent power supply crunch in Luzon that saw the grid go under red alert more than 10 times.
Rain and water running off into Angat are increasing water level in the dam, PAGASA noted.
Marikina River Water Level (Marikina City Website / MANILA BULLETIN)
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The recent spell of rainfall in the catchment area of Hub Dam in Balochistan and Sindh, had increased the water level at the lake of the dam by 20 feet on February 22.
The Drainage and Irrigation Department has issued a flood warning due to the expected rise of water levels of rivers in Hulu Terengganu and Setiu districts tomorrow.
KASUR -- The Rescue 1122 has made all out arrangements to meet any emergency in the district though water level in River Sutlej was still within the normal range.
'The recent monsoon spell has added 33 feet water to the dam bringing its water level to 1,953 feet mean sea level (AMSL) just 29 feet below the maximum storage capacity of 1,982 AMSL,' executive engineer Khanpur dam Taj Ali told Dawn on Tuesday.
ISLAMABAD -- The heavy monsoon season has improved the river flows in the country, which has increased the water level in major reservoirs.
Summary: As the water level rises to tipping point, there is fear among people living in the vicinity of the Idukki dam
The water level of the Shimen Reservoir has reached 232.21 meters on May 14.