2 Chronicles 32:4

4 They gathered a large group of people who blocked all the springs and the stream that flowed through the land. “Why should the kingsa of Assyria come and find plenty of water?” they said.

Read 2 Chronicles 32:4 Using Other Translations

So there was gathered much people together, who stopped all the fountains, and the brook that ran through the midst of the land, saying, Why should the kings of Assyria come, and find much water?
A great many people were gathered, and they stopped all the springs and the brook that flowed through the land, saying, "Why should the kings of Assyria come and find much water?"
They organized a huge work crew to stop the flow of the springs, cutting off the brook that ran through the fields. For they said, “Why should the kings of Assyria come here and find plenty of water?”