Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands (Vol. 2) Water-harvesting Earthworks by Brad Lancaster

Cover of: Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands (Vol. 2) | Brad Lancaster

Published by Chelsea Green Publishing Company .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Water Supply,
  • Landscape,
  • Nature,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Ecology,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8590407M
ISBN 100977246418
ISBN 109780977246410

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