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Evaluation and restoration of water supply wells by Mary Ann Borch

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Published by AWWA Research Foundation and American Water Works Association in Denver, CO .
Written in English


  • Wells -- Maintenance and repair.,
  • Municipal water supply.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-259).

StatementMary Ann Borch, Stuart A. Smith, and Lucinda N. Noble ; prepared for AWWA Research Foundation.
ContributionsSmith, Stuart A., Noble, Lucinda N., AWWA Research Foundation.
LC ClassificationsTD407 .B64 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 272 p. :
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1469702M
ISBN 100898676592
LC Control Number93131615

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