2 edition of Oil spill, Long Island Sound, March 21, 1972; environmental effects. found in the catalog.
Oil spill, Long Island Sound, March 21, 1972; environmental effects.
by [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water Program Operations]; for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 85
|Statement||[Prepared by Vast, inc. for] Division of Oil and Hazardous Materials, Office of Water Program Operations, Environmental Protection Agency and Region I, Environmental Protection Agency, Boston, Mass|
|Series||Water pollution prevention and control. Oil and hazardous materials program series|
|Contributions||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Division of Oil and Hazardous Materials|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 136 p.|
|Number of Pages||136|
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