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The sustainable water resource handbook

Gareth McConkey

The sustainable water resource handbook

South Africa : The essential guide

by Gareth McConkey

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Published by Alive2green in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply,
  • Food security,
  • Water resources development,
  • Sanitation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[edited by Gareth McConkey and Jac Wilsenach]
    ContributionsSouth Africa. Dept. of Water Affairs, South Africa. Dept. of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, South Africa. Dept. of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, South Africa. Environmental Goods and Services Forum
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1741.S7 S87 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination163 p. :
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25184183M
    ISBN 100620450665
    ISBN 109780620450669
    LC Control Number2009404803

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