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Global Monthly Water Scarcity: Blue Water Footprints versus Blue Water Availability

  • Arjen Y. Hoekstra mail,

    a.y.hoekstra@utwente.nl

    Affiliations: Department of Water Engineering and Management, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, Water Footprint Network, Enschede, The Netherlands

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  • Mesfin M. Mekonnen,

    Affiliation: Department of Water Engineering and Management, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

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  • Ashok K. Chapagain,

    Affiliation: World Wide Fund-United Kingdom, Godalming, Surrey, United Kingdom

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  • Ruth E. Mathews,

    Affiliation: Water Footprint Network, Enschede, The Netherlands

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  • Brian D. Richter

    Affiliation: The Nature Conservancy, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

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  • Published: February 29, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0032688

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Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 02 Mar 2012 at 22:52 GMT

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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

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Title: “New Study Reveals 2.7 Billion People Are Affected by Global Water Shortages Each Year | The Nature Conservancy”
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