Prohibiting water projects in national parks and monuments
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Prohibiting water projects in national parks and monuments hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives, Eighty-third Congress, first session, on H.R. 1038, a bill to prohibit the construction, operation, or maintenance of any project for the storage or delivery of water within or affecting any national park or monument, March 10, 1953 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Public Lands

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Water -- Storage -- United States,
  • National parks and reserves -- United States

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Paginationiii, 46 p. ;
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15252964M

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