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Introduction to water in California

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply -- California,
  • Hydrology -- California,
  • Water-supply -- California -- Management

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-244) and index.

    StatementDavid Carle.
    SeriesCalifornia natural history guides -- 76.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD224.C3 C3723 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 261 p. :
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23242230M
    ISBN 100520235800, 0520240863
    ISBN 109780520235809, 9780520240865
    LC Control Number2003061246

    A PRIMER ON CALIFORNIA WATER RIGHTS Prepared by Gary W. Sawyers, Esq. The following is a "primer" on basic California water rights. It is by no means comprehe nsive, and is intended only as an introduction to California's system of surface and groundwater r ights. Specific situations must be analyzed with reference to the operative Size: 31KB. Chemistry of Sea water water: either (1) the kilogramor (2) the amount of water which at 20° C. and pressure one atmosphere occupies the volume of one liter. The latter unit is designated as LZO,but in this discussionit will be indicated asL. The system in which the constituents are reported asthe amounts.


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