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Revegetating processed oil shale and coal spoils on semi-arid lands

Neil C. Frischknecht

Revegetating processed oil shale and coal spoils on semi-arid lands

interim report

by Neil C. Frischknecht

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Published by Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Cincinnati, Ohio, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oil-shales,
  • Coal mines and mining

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Neil C. Frischknecht and Robert B. Ferguson, Intermoutain Forest and Range Experiment Station
    SeriesInteragency energy-environment research and development programs report ; EPA-600/7-79-068, Research reporting series -- EPA/600-7-79-068
    ContributionsFerguson, Robert B., 1928- , joint author, Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory (Cincinnati, Ohio), Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Ogden, Utah)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13564512M

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Revegetating processed oil shale and coal spoils on semi-arid lands (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Neil C Frischknecht; Robert B Ferguson; Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory (Cincinnati, Ohio).

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