Water resources of the Salinas Valley, California
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Water resources of the Salinas Valley, California by Homer Hamlin

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Water -- Storage -- California -- Salinas River Valley.

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Edition Notes

Subject series: J, Water-storage, 9.

Statementby Homer Hamlin.
SeriesU.S. Geological Survey. Water-supply and irrigation paper -- no. 89, Water-supply paper (Washington, D.C.) -- no. 89.
The Physical Object
Pagination91 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22979208M
LC Control Number05000044

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