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Published by Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service, Major Issues System in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


  • Coastal zone management -- United States,
  • Barrier islands -- United States,
  • Estuaries -- United States,
  • Water levels -- United States,
  • Shore protection -- United States

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Edition Notes

Other titlesCoastal resource issues in nineteen eighty-seven
Statementby Jeffrey A. Zinn
SeriesIssue brief -- order code IB87144, Issue brief (Library of Congress. Major Issues System) -- no. IB87144, Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1987-88, reel 5, fr. 00994
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Major Issues System
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15456090M

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