Effectiveness of programs for the protection of Chesapeake Bay hearing before the Subcommittee on Environmental Protection of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, second session, September 20, 1988. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Subcommittee on Environmental Protection.

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  • Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.),
  • Chesapeake Bay Watershed.


  • Water -- Pollution -- Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.),
  • Estuarine pollution -- Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.),
  • Water quality management -- Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.),
  • Environmental protection -- Chesapeake Bay Watershed.

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SeriesS. hrg. ;, 100-883
LC ClassificationsKF26 .E647 1988e
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 311 p. ;
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2150676M
LC Control Number88603485

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