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Historical, political, and social factors affecting public policy on river diversion

Edward R. Kaynor

Historical, political, and social factors affecting public policy on river diversion

out-of-basin diversion of Connecticut River flood waters to the Boston metropolitan area

by Edward R. Kaynor

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Published by Water Resources Research Center, University of Massachusetts in Amherst .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts
    • Subjects:
    • Water resources development -- Massachusetts -- Citizen participation.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementEdward R. Kaynor.
      SeriesPublication - Water Resources Research Center, University of Massachusetts at Amherst ; no. 25, Publication (University of Massachusetts at Amherst Water Resources Research Center) ;, no. 25.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD224.M4 M37 no. 25, TC424.M4 M37 no. 25
      The Physical Object
      Pagination56 p. ;
      Number of Pages56
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5172028M
      LC Control Number74624128

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