Published 1995 by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.] .
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|Statement||Natural Resources Section, Environment and Natural Resources Policy Division.|
|Series||Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1995, 95-92 ENR.|
|Contributions||Library of Congress. Environment and Natural Resources Policy Division. Natural Resources Section., Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||24|
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