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Man-made lakes

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Man-made lakes

planning and development.

by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

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Published by United Nations Development Programme, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Rome .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reservoirs

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 71.

    StatementEditor: Karl F. Lagler.
    ContributionsLagler, Karl Frank, 1912- ed., United Nations Development Programme.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD395 .F65
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 71 p.
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5029663M
    LC Control Number73853018

    World Register on Man-Made Lakes . E. FELS AND R. KELLER 43 Artificial Lakes of Romania PETRE GASTESCU AND ARIADNA BREIER 50 Biological, Chemical, and Related Engineering Problems in Large Storage Lakes of Tasmania HENRY H. MCFIE 56 Man-Made Lakes in South India s. v. GANAPATI 65 Man-Made Lakes in Ivory Coast p. LESSENT 74 Section: Volta. Florida Atlas of Lakes. The Florida Atlas of Lakes was created in by the University of South Florida Water Atlas program, with funding and support from the Florida Lake Management Society and Florida software-comparativo.com Florida Atlas of Lakes database contains water quality and hydrology data collected by Florida LAKEWATCH volunteers and Water Atlas program sponsors. Missouri Lakes Shown on the Map: Bull Shoals Lake, Harry S. Truman Reservoir, Lake of the Ozarks, Mark Twain Lake, Stockton Lake, Table Rock Lake and Thomas Hill Reservoir. Missouri Stream and River Levels: The United States Geological Survey has a number of stream gages located throughout Missouri. These estimate stream levels, discharges and.


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