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Published by International Water Management Institute in Colombo .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Sri Lanka.

Subjects:

  • Water resources development -- Sri Lanka.,
  • Land use -- Sri Lanka.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementI.R. Calder.
SeriesSWIM paper ,, 3
ContributionsInternational Water Management Institute., System-Wide Initiative on Water Management".
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2000/03221 (H)
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL517284M
ISBN 109290903619
LC Control Number98917113

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