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Water Resources Planning and Management: Saving a Threatened Resource-In Search of Solutions

Proceedings of the Water Resources Sessions at Water

by Mohammad Karamouz

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by American Society of Civil Engineers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Water supply & treatment,
  • Water quality management,
  • Water Resources Engineering,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Water resources development,
  • Real Estate - General,
  • Management,
  • Congresses,
  • Water-supply

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages905
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8375720M
    ISBN 100872628760
    ISBN 109780872628762

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Water Resources Planning and Management: Saving a Threatened Resource-In Search of Solutions by Mohammad Karamouz Download PDF EPUB FB2

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