Assessment of energy resource development impact on water quality

the Belle Fourche and Little Missouri River Basins by S. M. Melancon

Publisher: Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Publisher: Available to the public through the National Technical Information Service in Las Vegas, Springfield, Va

Written in English
Published: Pages: 163 Downloads: 321
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Subjects:

  • Water quality -- Belle Fourche River wastershed (Wyo. and S.D.),
  • Water quality -- Little Missouri River Watershed (Wyo.-N.D.),
  • Energy policy -- Belle Fourche River Watershed (Wyo. and S.D.),
  • Energy policy -- Little Missouri River Watershed (Wyo.-N.D.)

Edition Notes

Statementby S.M. Melancon, B.C. Hess and R.W. Thomas
SeriesInteragency energy-environment research and development program report -- EPA-600/7-79-234, Research reporting series -- EPA-600/7-79-234
ContributionsHess, B. C, Thomas, Robert William, 1939-, Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory (Las Vegas, Nev.), Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory (Las Vegas, Nev.). Monitoring Operations Division
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 163 p. :
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13603614M

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