Geology and ground-water resources of the Fort Pillow Sand in western Tennessee by William Scott Parks

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Published by Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Books and Open-File Reports Section [distributor] in Memphis, Tenn, Denver, Colo .

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  • Hydrogeology -- Tennessee, West.,
  • Groundwater -- Tennessee, West.

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Other titlesGeology and ground water resources of the Fort Pillow Sand in western Tennessee.
Statementby W.S. Parks and J.K. Carmichael.
SeriesWater-resources investigations report -- 89-4120
ContributionsCarmichael, J. K., Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 20 p. :
Number of Pages20
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Open LibraryOL22410141M

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