Area residents want iron grates to prevent birds from being drawn into the overflow vent adjacent to the lake
The winged inhabitants of the lake have been in trouble recently due to the sharp rise in water levels from the recent downpour. Many ducks were swept into the overflow vent adjacent to the lake.
Fortunately, some alerted residents informed the firefighters who rescued the ducks. Rescuers went to the sewer and rescued as many ducks as they could. The ducks were returned to the lake.
“Luckily the firefighters were free that day, and it was a lucky day for the ducks that they were rescued. Not every day is lucky enough. Therefore, we ask the authorities concerned to build grids above the overflow
Ducks are a tourist attraction, especially among children.
“Children come here mainly to see the ducks swimming and eating fish. Children come here mainly to see the ducks swimming and eating fish. They add to the scenic beauty of the lake and need to be protected,” said a regular walker.
Children come here mainly to see the ducks swimming and eating fish. They add to the scenic beauty of the lake and should be protected.
–A regular visitor to Lake Sankey
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“Lake Sankey is an oasis of green cover in a city that is rapidly seeing the depletion of green cover. My sincere suggestion to the authorities is to complete the ongoing work started four or five years ago to beautify Lake Sankey. The grid over the dam was probably unplanned and should be completed along with other works, including the improvement of the children’s park,” said
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