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Competing interests in water resources

USCID Water Management Conference (1996 Las Vegas, Nev.)

Competing interests in water resources

searching for consensus : proceedings from the USCID Water Management Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, December 5-7, 1996

by USCID Water Management Conference (1996 Las Vegas, Nev.)

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Published by U.S. Committee on Irrigation and Drainage in Denver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply -- Congresses.,
  • Water-supply, Agricultural -- Congresses.,
  • Water-supply engineering -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesProceedings, 1996 Water Management Conference
    Statementsponsored by U.S. Committee on Irrigation and Drainage ; edited by Herbert W. Greydanus, Susan S. Anderson.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsGreydanus, Herbert W., Anderson, Susan S., U.S. Committee on Irrigation and Drainage.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD201 .U83 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination484 p. :
    Number of Pages484
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL704157M
    ISBN 101887903038
    LC Control Number97060367

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