The reduction in inflow to the Pacific Ocean alone was about equal to shutting off the Mississippi River, according to the new study appearing in the May 15 edition of the American Meteorological Society's Journal of Climate.
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Shaffer, Timothy, "Rivers Shrinking: Flow of Many Rivers in Decline" (2009). Rivers Institute Blog Archive. 9.