4 edition of Water resources planning and management and urban water resources found in the catalog.
|Statement||sponsored by the Water Resources Planning and Management Division of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; co-sponsored by the International Water Resources Association ... [et al.] ; hosted by the New Orleans Section ASCE, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 20-22, 1991 ; edited by Jerry L. Anderson.|
|Contributions||Anderson, Jerry L., American Society of Civil Engineers. Water Resources Planning and Management Division., International Water Resources Association., Water Resources Planning and Management Conference (18th : 1991 : New Orleans, La.), Symposium on Urban Water Resources (1991 : New Orleans, La.)|
|LC Classifications||TC401 .W367 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvii, 1058 p. :|
|Number of Pages||1058|
|LC Control Number||91012629|
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