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Example of Emergency Water tank.jpg
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A large water basin for a fire department to take water. It is designed to get fast access to water for extinguishing fires whenever the water pipes are not adequate and no natural water is close by.

Possible Rendering

Emergency water tank.svg suggested by User:Chrisana13


+ water_tank:volume=liter (liter)

I'd like to change the unit from liter to cubic metres - please have a look at the discussion page [[1]].

It is probably a good idea to add tags for reservoir if it is appropriate: - covered - man_made=reservoir_covered - open - landuse=reservoir+natural=water