Notes on the Geography of New Zealand: Taupo: Photo 2
Here's the outlet, the head of New Zealand's longest river, the Waikato. (Don't get your calipers out; it's less than 300 miles long.) The lake level used to be much higher until one fine day the outlet plug gave way and the lake level fell over 200 feet. Be glad nobody was around.
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