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Water, changing values and needs for people and nature--.

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Published by Natural Water Resources Association, Bureau of Reclamation, Public Affairs Division in Arlington, VA, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water quality management -- United States.,
  • Water-supply -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesChanging values and needs for people and nature--.
    ContributionsNational Water Resources Association (U.S.), United States. Bureau of Reclamation. Public Affairs Division.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. :
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17661799M

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