lake kinneret water level

PEOPLE ON paddle boards float on Lake Kinneret in 2016. It is Israel’s major surface fresh-water sou

Why a full Kinneret means more than just hydrology

After an abundant rain hit Israel over the last weekend, the Water Authority announced that the level of its waters reached its full capacity, marking a record since 2004.

PEOPLE ON paddle boards float on Lake Kinneret in 2016. It is Israel’s major surface fresh-water sou

Kinneret water level rises by 6 cm over weekend

The Degania Dam is expected to be partially opened at the beginning of May in order to prevent flooding.


Does the water level of the Kinneret reflect the country's morale?

They say that the level reached by Lake Kinneret in any year reflects the national mood.

Israel's water worries return after four years of drought

Despite advanced desalination and wastewater treatment technology, the drought is taking a toll even on Israel's most fertile regions.

Lake Kinneret

Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers

Givati stressed the importance of ensuring that the lake’s shores have proper signage, warning bathers to be aware of the conditions, particularly when there are strong easterly winds.

Israel fire

WATCH: Static electricity fire engulfs car in flames at Israeli gas station

Motorist escapes unharmed from rare combustion near Lake Kinneret.

A view of Lake Kinneret

As Kinneret water level plummets, residents fear effects of prolonged drought

Emek Hayarden Regional Council, Water Authority spar on best method to convey water to Jordan.

Kinneret accessible

חוֹף נָגִיש לְנָכִים

Beach accessible to the disabled

Gaza Strip

Is the regional water crisis a bigger problem than Islamic State?

Daniel Pipes to ‘Post’: Only Israel, with its cutting-edge scientific prowess, can offer assistance to the region.

Lake Kinneret

Lake Kinneret rises slightly over storm, still much room for improvement

Lake's water level stood at 211.81 meters below sea level as of Monday morning.

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