1973 water resources assessment for Puerto Rico.

by Puerto Rico. Dept. of Natural Resources.

Publisher: Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Dept. of Natural Resources in Puerta de Tierra

Written in English
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Edition Notes

ContributionsPuerto Rico. Interagency Technical Task Force on Water Resources.
LC ClassificationsTC433.P8 P83 1974
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 160 leaves :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5019664M
LC Control Number76623802

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