Surface-water-quality assessment of the Yakima River basin, Washington analysis of available water-quality data through 1985 water year

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Other titlesSurface water quality assessment of the Yakima River basin, Washington.
Statementby J.F. Rinella, S.W. McKenzie, and G.J. Fuhrer.
SeriesU.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 91-453.
ContributionsMcKenzie, Stuart W., Fuhrer, Gregory J., Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 244 p.
Number of Pages244
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Open LibraryOL14692969M

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