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Fresh Water Source
Fresh Water Source (Aquae dulcis origo).jpg
Latin name: Aquae dulcis origo
Item type: Food
Obtained: Scooping
Location(s): All biomes
Alterable: No
Consumable: Yes
Reduces thirst and medicine


The Fresh Water Source is a food item and medicine.

Where to find[]

Flowing streams and clear water usually indicate a SenseIcon FreshWater.png Fresh Water Source.

How to use[]

Scoop ico.png Scoop the fresh water source using your hands to be able to drink the liquid. The Fresh Water Source will be your healthiest source to reduce Thirst ico.png thirst.

Fresh Water Sources are possible SenseIcon FishingSpot.pngFishing Spots and likely places to find plants to Eat ico.png eat such as the SenseIcon Horsetail.pngHorsetail.


The Fresh Water Source can be drunk to heal Food Poisoning minor ico.png Food Poisoning major ico.png Food Poisoning, Heat minor ico.png Heat major ico.png Heat, Non-Omnivore minor ico.png Non-Omnivore major ico.png Non-Omnivore, and Venom Poisoning minor ico.png Venom Poisoning major ico.png Venom Poisoning.

The Fresh Water Source can also be used for protection against heat in areas only where heat takes place. Drinking Fresh Water Source while not afflicted with heat will confer Heat shield.png Heat Protection.

The Fresh Water Source is different than other medicinal items because you can continuously consume the item without the item running out. You can cure yourself of Heat and obtain protection from Heat at the same time. Drink water until you are cured and then continue drinking until you have full Heat protection.