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The dynamics of Earth's surface water

High-resolution satellite mapping of Earth's surface water during the past 32 years reveals changes in the planet's water systems, including the influence of natural cycles and human activities. See Letter p.418

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Figure 1: Maps showing variability of surface water in the Ganges delta.

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