Urban stormwater management and technology

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Publisher: Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Publisher: Available to the public through the National Technical Information Service in Cincinnati, Springfield, Va

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  • Urban runoff -- United States,
  • Combined sewers -- United States,
  • Water quality management -- United States -- Estimates

Edition Notes

Statementby William G. Lynard ... [et al.]
SeriesResearch reporting series -- EPA-600/8-80-035
ContributionsLynard, William G, Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory, Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory. Storm and Combined Sewer Section, Metcalf & Eddy. Western Regional Office
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 329 p. :
Number of Pages329
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14889873M

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