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Managing water for drought

William J. Werick

Managing water for drought

national study of water management during drought

by William J. Werick

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Published by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Water Resources Support Center, Institute for Water Resources in [Alexandria, VA] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Water-supply -- United States -- Management.,
    • Droughts -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesNational study of water management during drought
      Statementprepared by William J. Werick and William Whipple, Jr.
      SeriesIWR Report ;
      ContributionsWhipple, William, 1909-, United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD223 .W417 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL552480M
      LC Control Number96134148

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