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Klamath basin water issues hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Power of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, second session ... July 6, 1994. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Water and Power.

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Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Klamath River (Or. and Calif.)

Subjects:

  • Water conservation -- Klamath River (Or. and Calif.),
  • Ecosystem management -- Klamath River (Or. and Calif.),
  • Klamath River (Or. and Calif.)

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Edition Notes

SeriesS. hrg. ;, 103-915
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF26 .E55 1994c
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 91 p. ;
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL892997M
ISBN 100160466067
LC Control Number95183536
OCLC/WorldCa32128465

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