3 edition of Water policy and management found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Statement||sponsored by the Water Resources Planning and Management Division of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; co-sponsored by the American Water Resources Association ... [et al.] ; hosted by the Denver Section, ASCE, Denver, Colorado, May 23-26, 1994 ; edited by Darrell G. Fontane and Harry N. Tuvel.|
|Contributions||Fontane, Darrell G., Tuvel, Harry N., American Society of Civil Engineers. Water Resources Planning and Management Division., American Water Resources Association.|
|LC Classifications||TC401 .W3628 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvii, 899 p. :|
|Number of Pages||899|
|LC Control Number||94014046|
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