2 edition of Water resources in the twenty-first century found in the catalog.
Water resources in the twenty-first century
Marshall E. Moss
by Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Books and Open-File Reports Section, U.S. Geological Survey [distributor] in [Washington, D.C.], Denver, CO
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 24-25.
|Statement||by Marshall E. Moss and Harry F. Lins.|
|Series||U.S. Geological Survey circular ;, 1030|
|Contributions||Lins, Harry F.|
|LC Classifications||QC981.8.C5 M67 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 25 p. :|
|Number of Pages||25|
|LC Control Number||88600420|
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