Effects of urban runoff on Lake Ellyn at Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey, Open-File Services Section, Western Distribution Branch in Urbana, Ill, Denver, CO .
Written in English


  • Urban runoff -- Illinois -- Ellyn, Lake

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Statementby Robert G. Striegl
SeriesU.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 84-603
ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13610787M

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