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Published by Springer in New York .
Written in English


  • Nutrient pollution of water -- Rhode Island -- Narragansett Bay,
  • Estuarine pollution -- Rhode Island -- Narragansett Bay,
  • Estuarine health -- Rhode Island -- Narragansett Bay,
  • Coastal zone management -- Rhode Island -- Narragansett Bay,
  • Narragansett Bay (R.I.) -- Environmental conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAlan Desbonnet, Barry A. Costa-Pierce, editors.
SeriesSpringer series on environmental management
ContributionsCosta-Pierce, Barry A., Desbonnet, Alan.
LC ClassificationsTD427.N87 S38 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 570 p. :
Number of Pages570
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16751192M
ISBN 100387352988
ISBN 109780387352985
LC Control Number2007932596

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