Geology and groundwater resources of the Peace River district, northwestern Alberta
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Geology and groundwater resources of the Peace River district, northwestern Alberta by John Frederick Jones

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Published by Queen"s Printer in Edmonton .
Written in English



  • Alberta,
  • Peace River district.


  • Hydrology -- Alberta -- Peace River district.,
  • Geology -- Alberta -- Peace River district.,
  • Water-supply -- Alberta -- Peace River district.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 125-130.

Statementby J. F. Jones.
LC ClassificationsQ180.C2 R34 no. 16
The Physical Object
Pagination143 p. In portfolio with 7 fold. illus. and 6 fold. maps (part col.)
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4967779M
LC Control Number76457805

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