|Statement||with the cooperation of Department of the Army--Corps of Engineers ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Universities Council on Water Resources., Engineering Foundation (U.S.), United States. Army. Corps of Engineers., Conference on Water Resources Planning and Management in the United States Federal System (1986: New England College)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 148 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||148|
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