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Water in the Netherlands

Water in the Netherlands

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Published by Ministry of Transport and Public Works in [The Hague] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Netherlands.
    • Subjects:
    • Water resources development -- Netherlands.,
    • Water quality management -- Netherlands.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsNetherlands. Ministerie van Verkeer en Waterstaat.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1697.N4 W36 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination68 p. :
      Number of Pages68
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1966406M
      LC Control Number90200706

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[The Hague]: Ministry of Transport and Public Works, [] (OCoLC) The Dutch coastline is kilometers long and 75% is made out of dunes which can be a couple of kilometers wide.

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