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- Dyer, Jamie; Mercer, Andrew; Rigby, James R.; Grimes, Alexandria
- Journal of hydrology 2015 v.531 Pt.2 pp. 360-369
- aquifers; groundwater; groundwater recharge; growing season; managers; principal component analysis; rain; river deltas; water table; watersheds; Mississippi River
- ... Water resources in the lower Mississippi River alluvial valley play a critical role in agricultural productivity due to the widespread use of irrigation during the growing season. However, the unknown specifics of surface-atmosphere feedbacks in the region, along with diminishing groundwater availability and the non-sustainable trend in irrigation draws from the alluvial aquifer, makes it difficul ...