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Texas water management issues

Ernest T. Smerdon

Texas water management issues

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Published by University of Texas at Austin, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Bureau of Engineering Research, Center for Research in Water Resources in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Water-supply -- Texas,
    • Water-supply -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Ernest T. Smerdon and John A. Gronouski.
      SeriesTechnical report / University of Texas at Austin. Center for Research in Water Resources ;, CRWR 221, Technical report (University of Texas at Austin. Center for Research in Water Resources) ;, CRWR-221.
      ContributionsGronouski, John Austin, 1919-, University of Texas at Austin. Center for Research in Water Resources., Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD224.T4 S57 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvii, 207 p. :
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2495468M
      LC Control Number87602631

        In some West Texas and South Texas counties - almost invariably drought-stricken counties - fracking accounts for 10 to 25 percent of water use and is .


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