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Published by Water Research Laboratory, University of New South Wales in Manly Vale, N.S.W .
Written in English


  • Water -- Pollution -- Australia,
  • Water -- Dissolved oxygen

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby J.K. Tuck and R.G. Bowrey.
SeriesReport - University of New South Wales, Water Research Laboratory -- no. 150
ContributionsBowrey, R. G.,
LC ClassificationsTD424.4A9 T8
The Physical Object
Pagination7, 90, 17 p., [42] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19664108M
ISBN 100858242419

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