State Groundwater Protection Legislation
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State Groundwater Protection Legislation A Proposed Comprehensive Policy Framework by Larry Morandi

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Published by National Conference of State Legislatures .
Written in English


  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • Politics/International Relations

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12022867M
ISBN 101555164587
ISBN 109781555164584

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