man-made lake


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Noun1.man-made lake - lake used to store water for community useman-made lake - lake used to store water for community use
water supply, water system, water - a facility that provides a source of water; "the town debated the purification of the water supply"; "first you have to cut off the water"
lake - a body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land
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The campus-like setting is complete with its own man-made lake, serving as a supplemental water supply for fire protection; electrical sub-stations; wells for drinking water; a sanitary-waste treatment facility; baseball fields and jogging paths.
By next month, the viaduct will be part of the pounds 3m Kielder Way, which encircles Europe's largest man-made lake.
The trek, providing unspoilt views of northern Europe's largest man-made lake, will raise money for WaterAid.
POLICE fear Madeleine McCann's body was dumped in a huge man-made lake just 15 miles from where she vanished.
Water supply will not be affected and fishing and boating still will be allowed on the man-made lake -- with the warning to watch out for any large rocks or other underwater hazards.
In addition to its hydro generation role, the 5,700-acre man-made lake is a popular location for year-round outdoor recreation.
However the man-made lake developed a leak and has never filled up with water to the required level, despite an attempt to seal it in 2006.
A new trail for walkers, horse riders and bikers has opened along part of Europe's biggest man-made lake.
The man-made lake, which holds Northern California water flowing south through the California Aqueduct, supplies drinking water for a variety of cities in Southern California.
Scheduled to take place on October 9, the Kielder Marathon will follow an almost entirely off-road course around northern Europe's largest man-made lake, Kielder Water.
Seventy-three years on, staff at the Pleasure Beach have now recovered the earring from a man-made lake under the ride.
In the North East we are, as they say, "cushdie", due to Kielder Water, Europe's largest man-made lake.