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Published by U.S. Geological Survey, For sale by Open-file Services Section, Branch of Distribution, U.S. Geological Survey, MS 306 in Lakewood, Colo, Denver (Box 25425, Denver Federal Center, Denver, Colo. 80225) .
Written in English

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  • Water quality -- Colorado.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 138-139.

Statementby Linda J. Britton and Dennis A. Wentz ; prepared in cooperation with the Colorado Department of Natural Resources, Colorado Water Conservation Board.
SeriesOpen-file report -- 80-436., Open-file report (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- 80-436.
ContributionsWentz, Dennis A., Geological Survey (U.S.)., Colorado Water Conservation Board., Colorado. Dept. of Natural Resources.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 139 p. :
Number of Pages139
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18018600M

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Britton, Linda J. Water-quality characteristics of selected lakes and reservoirs in Colorado. Linda J Britton; Dennis A Wentz; Geological Survey (U.S.); Colorado Water Conservation Board.; Department of Natural Resources. Open-file report (Geological Survey (U.S.)), by Linda J. Britton and Dennis A. Water-quality characteristics of selected lakes and reservoirs in Colorado Author: Linda J Britton ; Dennis A Wentz ; Geological Survey (U.S.) ; Colorado Water Conservation Board. This book is a very good resource for Colorado Lakes, perhaps the only one like it. It's heavy on the fishing portion, of course, but still very useful for non-fishermen/women. The only real disappointment so far, is that there is no overall, statewide map showing the relative location of the individual lakes/5(7). Water-quality characteristics of selected lakes and reservoirs in Colorado / by Linda J. Britton and Dennis A. Wentz ; prepared in cooperation with the Colorado Department of Natural Resources, Colorado Water Conservation : Linda J. Britton.

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