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Quality of surface waters of the United States, 1966

United States Geological Survey

Quality of surface waters of the United States, 1966

Parts 1 and 2. North Atlantic slope basins and South Atlantic slope and eastern Gulf of Mexico basins.

by United States Geological Survey

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Published by U.S. Government Printing Office in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply -- United States.,
  • Water -- Composition.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesU.S. Geological Survey water-supply paper -- 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 984 p.
    Number of Pages984
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20575833M

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