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a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage

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Last season, while fishing the main river from Flat Rock, a fish turned in the side stream inches from my feet.
But an Environment Agency spokeswoman said: "Under the Water Resources Act 1991, we have powers to maintain and improve main rivers.
She said the overall flood situation in central parts of Thailand had improved and volumes of water flowing through Bangkok s main river, the Chao Phraya, had decreased.
This part of the main river however is the main spawning area for salmon and sea trout having been opened up by the recently constructed fish ladder - but often fish were deterred from using it because of the very poor water quality.
This will obstruct the flow of water into the main river.
He said: "Vast quantities of peat have travelled down the gorge and are now entering the main river with the rain of the last 24 hours.
That being the case, the fish are likely suspended over offshore structure such as humps, drops and bends in the main river channel.
The money is being spent on the 60-year-old Barston sewage works in a bid to clean-up waste water pumped into Solihull's main river and streams.
He then moved into Pool 4, where he targeted a 100-yard ridge located off the main river.
As part of the state garden show bayreuth in 2016 will be carried out in the floodplain of the red main river within the entire project investment in the core area of ?
Anthony Hutchinson from Sunderland took two sea-trout off the South Tyne plus a salmon from the main river.
THE main river coursing through Thailand's capital swelled to record highs yesterday amid fears that flood defences could break and swamp the heart of the city.
Some 60,000 young Atlantic salmon, raised in Environment Agency hatcheries, have been released into the main river as well as the River Teme and River Leadon as part of the Severn Salmon Restoration Programme.
Environment Agency Wales wanted to use local fish to stock this stretch of water, so eggs and sperm were taken from indigenous grayling in the main River Dee.
The top finishers found their fish staging midway along secondary transition areas between the flats and main river channel.