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Ground water on tropical Pacific Islands

Gordon W. Tribble

Ground water on tropical Pacific Islands

understanding a vital resource

by Gordon W. Tribble

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey in Reston, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Groundwater -- Islands of the Pacific,
  • Water-supply -- Islands of the Pacific

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 30-31).

    Statementby Gordon Tribble.
    SeriesCircular -- 1312, U.S. Geological Survey circular -- 1312.
    ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB1192 .T75 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 35 p. :
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23728604M
    ISBN 109781411318595
    LC Control Number2009416083

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