1991 Puget Sound Water Quality Management Plan
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1991 Puget Sound Water Quality Management Plan adopted November 21, 1990. by Washington (State). Puget Sound Water Quality Authority.

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Published by Puget Sound Water Quality Authority in Seattle, Wash .
Written in English


  • Water quality management -- Washington (State) -- Puget Sound.,
  • Water -- Pollution -- Washington (State) -- Puget Sound.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesPuget Sound Water Quality Management Plan.
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 344 p. ;
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15166418M

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