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Estimating water quality benefits

Marc Ribaudo

Estimating water quality benefits

theoretical and methodological issues

by Marc Ribaudo

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, ERS-NASS [distributor in Washington, D.C. (1301 New York Ave., NW, Washington 20005-4783), Rockville, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water quality

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarc O. Ribaudo, Daniel Hellerstein
    SeriesTechnical bulletin -- no. 1808, Technical bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 1808
    ContributionsHellerstein, Daniel R., United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationii, 29 p.
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13615241M
    OCLC/WorldCa27748675

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