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Electricity generation and the ecology of natural waters

T. E. Langford

Electricity generation and the ecology of natural waters

by T. E. Langford

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Published by Liverpool University Press in Liverpool .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hydroelectric power plants -- Environmental aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementT.E. Langford.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH545.H93 L36 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 342 p. :
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3092399M
    ISBN 100853233349
    LC Control Number82195530

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