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Are we prepared for the next drought?

Are we prepared for the next drought?

managing low water year emergencies : proceedings of a workshop, May 6, 1983, Airport Sheraton Inn, Portland, Oregon

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Published by Marine Advisory Services, Washington Sea Grant Program, College of Ocean and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington in Seattle, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Droughts -- Northwest, Pacific -- Congresses.,
  • Droughts -- Research -- Northwest, Pacific -- Congresses.,
  • Water rights -- Northwest, Pacific -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesManaging low water year emergencies.
    Statementeditors, Charles F. Broches, Michael S. Spranger, Bill H. Williamson.
    ContributionsWilliamson, Bill H., Broches, Charles F., 1950-, Washington Sea Grant Program.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 134 p. :
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14090905M

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