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Delta as a source of drinking water

Judith Heath

Delta as a source of drinking water

monitoring results--1983 to 1987

by Judith Heath

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Published by Dept. of Water Resources, Central District in [Sacramento] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • Delta Region.
    • Subjects:
    • California. Interagency Delta Health Aspects Monitoring Program.,
    • Drinking water -- Standards -- California -- Delta Region.,
    • Water-supply -- California -- Delta Region.,
    • Water quality management -- California -- Delta Region.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by Judith Heath, Bruce Agee, and Marvin Jung].
      ContributionsAgee, Bruce., Jung, Marvin., California. Dept. of Water Resources. Central District.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/01575 (T)
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 149 p. :
      Number of Pages149
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1988184M
      LC Control Number90620581
      OCLC/WorldCa20741795

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