Ground-water conditions in the Lake Powell area, Utah

by Paul J. Blanchard

Publisher: The Division in Salt Lake City, Utah

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Statementby Paul J. Blanchard ; prepared by the United States Geological Survey in cooperation with the Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Water Rights.
SeriesTechnical publication / State of Utah, Department of Natural Resources ;, no. 84, Technical publication (Utah. Dept. of Natural Resources) ;, no. 84.
ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.), Utah. Division of Water Rights.
LC ClassificationsTA7 .U77 no. 84, GB1025.U8 .U77 no. 84
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2497073M
LC Control Number87622024

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