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Water for growing communities

Janis E. Carpenter

Water for growing communities

refining tradition in the Pacific Northwest

by Janis E. Carpenter

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Published by Northwest Water Law & Policy Project in [Portland, Or.] .
Written in English

  • Municipal water supply -- Government policy -- Northwest, Pacific,
  • Water rights -- Northwest, Pacific

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Janis E. Carpenter.
    SeriesResearch publication -- PO95-2., Research publication (Northwestern School of Law. Northwest Water Law and Policy Project) -- PO95-2.
    ContributionsNorthwestern School of Law. Northwest Water Law and Policy Project.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p. ;
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16317895M

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