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Published by The Agency in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English



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  • Water quality management -- United States.,
  • Watershed management -- United States.,
  • Water quality management -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Watershed management -- Government policy -- United States.

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StatementU.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Dept. of Agriculture.
ContributionsUnited States. Environmental Protection Agency., United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
LC ClassificationsTD223 .C624 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 89 p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL449037M
LC Control Number98162953

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