Water quality issues of the San Diego-Tijuana border region
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Water quality issues of the San Diego-Tijuana border region a report and summary of the Second Water Quality Workshop, San Diego, May 22, 1989 by Clifton G. Metzner

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Published by Institute for Regional Studies of the Californias, San Diego State University in San Diego, CA .
Written in English

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Statementby Clifton G. Metzner, Jr.
SeriesBorder issues series ;, 5
LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS (ONLINE)
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p. ;
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1641957M
LC Control Number91196068

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