Watershed projects. Hearings, Ninety-first Congress, first session. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on Conservation and Credit.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .

Written in English

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  • Flood control -- United States.

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LC ClassificationsKF27.A3226 1969b
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Paginationiv, 213 p.
Number of Pages213
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Open LibraryOL4376207M
LC Control Number78606069

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