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Published by American Society of Civil Engineers in Reston, Va .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Water -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Water rights -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementsponsored by Water Laws Committee, Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; edited by Joseph W. Dellapenna.
ContributionsDellapenna, Joseph W., Environmental and Water Resources Institute (U.S.) Water Laws Committee.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF5569 .A76 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17564636M
ISBN 100784408874
ISBN 109780784408872
LC Control Number2007001205
OCLC/WorldCa78893009

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