Vaal Dam hits three year low

Levels at eleven of the 14 dams within the Integrated Vaal River System have declined this week with the Vaal Dam hitting a three-year low. Courtesy #DSTV403

JOHANNESBURG - Levels at 11 of the 14 dams within the Integrated Vaal River System have declined this week with the Vaal Dam hitting a three-year low.

The Water and Sanitation Department is calling on customers to save as much water as possible.

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Sputnik Ratau speaks for the department, says this is to be expected because there been more consumption without any recharge of the dams.

The Vaal Dam is currently at 45-percent capacity while last year in July it was at 67-percent.

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