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Stream temperatures, flood impact, public health issues, and nutrient management 1996 James A. Vomocil Water Quality Conference. by James A. Vomocil Water Quality Conference (1996 Oregon State University)

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Published by Oregon Water Resources Research Institute, Oregon State University Extension Service in Corvallis, Or .
Written in English


  • Water -- Pollution -- Congresses.,
  • Water temperature -- Congresses.,
  • Floods -- Congresses.

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Other titlesProceedings of the 1996 James A. Vomocil Water Quality Conference.
SeriesSpecial report -- 970., Special report (Oregon State University. Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 970.
ContributionsVomocil, James A.
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15575049M

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