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Economic and institutional analysis of Colorado water quality management

Economic and institutional analysis of Colorado water quality management

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Published by Environmental Resources Center, Colorado State University in Fort Collins .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water quality management -- Colorado.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementby Robert A. Young ... [et al.]
    SeriesCompletion report series ; no. 61, Completion report series (Colorado State University. Environmental Resources Center) -- no. 61.
    ContributionsYoung, Robert A.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 105 leaves ;
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17761127M

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