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Assessment of biological effects of treated wastewater on the Truckee River

University of California, Berkeley. Sanitary Engineering Research Laboratory.

Assessment of biological effects of treated wastewater on the Truckee River

final report

by University of California, Berkeley. Sanitary Engineering Research Laboratory.

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Published by University of California, College of Engineering, School of Public Health, Sanitary Engineering Research Laboratory in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Subjects:
    • Water -- Pollution -- Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.),
    • Sewage -- Environmental aspects -- Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.),
    • Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby H. P. Skarheim ... [et al.].
      SeriesSERL report ; no. 73-2, Publication - California State Water Resources Control Board ; no. 52, Publication (California. State Water Resources Control Board) ;, no. 52.
      ContributionsSkarheim, H. P., California. State Water Resources. Control Board.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD1 .C34 no. 73-2, QH545.W3 .C34 no. 73-2
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 129 p. :
      Number of Pages129
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4855834M
      LC Control Number75620565


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