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Watershed projects

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works and Transportation. Subcommittee on Water Resources.

Watershed projects

(Brundage Watershed, Idaho; Calapooya Creek Watershed, Oregon; Elk Creek Watershed, Kansas; Los Olmos Creek Watershed, Texas; South Fork Licking River Watershed, Ohio) : hearing before the Subcommittee on Water Resources of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, second session, March 15, 1984.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works and Transportation. Subcommittee on Water Resources.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

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    • Watershed management -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .P8968 1984d
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 34 p. ;
      Number of Pages34
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3000225M
      LC Control Number84602733

      Acknowledgments This is the fourth edition of the Water System Design Department of Health (DOH) employees provided valuable insights and suggestions to this publication.


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