2 edition of Measuring the lakes"s biological problem found in the catalog.
Measuring the lakes"s biological problem
Lowell E Keup
Bibliography: p. 30-31
|Statement||by Lowell E. Keup, Criteria & Standards Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ; presented at North American Lake Management Conference, April 16, 1979, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan|
|Contributions||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Criteria & Standards Division, North American Lake Management Conference (1979 : Michigan State University)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||31 p. :|
|Number of Pages||31|
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