Pollution in the lower Columbia Basin in 1948 with particular reference to the Willamette Basin

by Frederic Forward Fish

Publisher: U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Washington

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Bibliography : p. 22.

Statementby Frederici F. Fish and Robert R. Rucker.
SeriesSpecial scientific report : fisheries -- no. 30., Special scientific report--fisheries -- no. 30.
ContributionsRucker, Robert R.
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p. :
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14176613M

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Pollution in the lower Columbia Basin in with particular reference to the Willamette River: Series title: Special Scientific Report - Fisheries: Series number: Year Published: Language: English: Publisher: U.S.

Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service: Contributing office(s) Western Fisheries Research Center. Pollution in the lower Columbia Basin in with particular reference to the Willamette Basin. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

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