3 edition of Pursuing excellence in water planning and policy analysis found in the catalog.
Pursuing excellence in water planning and policy analysis
|Statement||by Gregory Graves ; prepared for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Water Resources Support Center, Institute for Water Resources|
|Contributions||U.S. Army Engineer Institute for Water Resources|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 382 p.|
|Number of Pages||382|
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