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Our land and water resources

United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.

Our land and water resources

current and prospective supplies and uses.

by United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.

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Published by [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Land use -- United States.,
    • Water resources development -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 51.

      SeriesU.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Miscellaneous publication no. 1290, Miscellaneous publication (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ;, no. 1290.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS21 .A46 no. 1290, HD183 .A46 no. 1290
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 54 p.
      Number of Pages54
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5166743M
      LC Control Number74601783


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