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Summary of the informational hearings on the January 1997 floods

Summary of the informational hearings on the January 1997 floods

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Published by The Committee in [Sacramento, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • San Joaquin River (Calif.),
  • Sacramento River (Calif.),
  • California,
  • San Joaquin River.,
  • Sacramento River.
    • Subjects:
    • Floods -- California -- San Joaquin River.,
    • Floods -- California -- Sacramento River.,
    • Flood damage prevention -- California -- San Joaquin River.,
    • Flood damage prevention -- California -- Sacramento River.,
    • Flood control -- California -- San Joaquin River.,
    • Flood control -- California -- Sacramento River.,
    • San Joaquin River (Calif.),
    • Sacramento River (Calif.)

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesInformational hearings on the January 1997 floods, January 1997 floods
      StatementCalifornia State Assembly, Water, Parks & Wildlife Committee.
      ContributionsCalifornia. Legislature. Assembly. Committee on Water, Parks, and Wildlife.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB1399.4.C2 S86 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[3], vii, 43, [10] leaves ;
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3986714M
      LC Control Number2001315681
      OCLC/WorldCa37232796

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