Water-quality trends in New England rivers during the 20th century
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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Information Services [distributor] in Pembroke, N.H, Denver, CO .
Written in English



  • New England.


  • Water quality -- New England.,
  • Water -- Pollution -- New England.

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Statementby Keith W. Robinson, Jean P. Campbell, and Norbert A. Jaworski.
SeriesWater-resources investigations report ;, 03-4012
ContributionsCampbell, J. P., Jaworski, Norbert A., National Water-Quality Assessment Program (U.S.), Geological Survey (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsGB701 .W375 no. 03-4012
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 20 p. :
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3286755M
LC Control Number2003628242

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