Mississippi River Barge Traffic Threatened By Drought

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Fog shrouds grain barges attached to the Capt. Bill Stewart tow boat... News PhotoAgriculture,Attached,Barge,Business,Delivering,Drought,Finance,Fog,Horizontal,Man Made Object,Midwest USA,Missouri,North America,River,The Americas,Transportation,USA,WeatherPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergFog shrouds grain barges attached to the Capt. Bill Stewart tow boat as it floats in the Mississippi River south of St. Louis, Missouri, U.S., on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. Barges carrying grain, soybeans, coal, oil and other commodities on the Mississippi River have started to reduce their loads to navigate waters shrunk by the worst drought in 50 years. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images