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... Underground waters of eastern United States

Fuller, Myron L.

... Underground waters of eastern United States

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Groundwater

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    StatementMyron L. Fuller, geologist in charge
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTC801 .U2 no. 114
    The Physical Object
    Pagination285 p.
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24825175M
    LC Control Number05000760
    OCLC/WorldCa6268780

      The western half of the United States is home to various bodies of water, from small tributaries to rushing rivers. The largest bodies of water, like the massive Great Salt Lake, are vital to local economies, providing visitors with a host of recreation options. Others, like the cold waters of the north, support thriving fishing operations. MAIN LIBRARY. Perry-Castañeda Library East 21st St. Austin, TX. Phone: ()


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