Hydrogeology of the Rio Grande Valley and adjacent intermontane areas of southern New Mexico
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Published by New Mexico State University in Las Cruces .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • New Mexico,
  • Dona Ana County.,
  • Sierra County.

Subjects:

  • Groundwater -- New Mexico -- Dona Ana County.,
  • Groundwater -- New Mexico -- Sierra County.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 60-65.

Statementby W. E. King [and others]
SeriesWRRI report ;, no. 6
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGB705.N6 N64 no. 6, GB1025.N6 N64 no. 6
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 141 p.
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4072563M
LC Control Number79635967

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