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Protecting Virginia"s groundwater

Margaret S. Hrezo

Protecting Virginia"s groundwater

a handbook for local government officials

by Margaret S. Hrezo

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Published by Virginia Water Resources Research Center, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Va .
Written in English

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  • Groundwater -- Virginia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Margaret Hrezo and Pat Nickinson.
    ContributionsNickinson, Pat., Virginia Water Resources Research Center.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 p. :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14278671M


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