Appraisal of the water resources of the Skunk Creek aquifer in Minnehaha County, South Dakota Grant L. Ohland ; prepared in cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers ... [et al.] by Grant L Ohland

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SeriesWater-resources investigations report -- 87-4156
ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
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Paginationv, 54 p. :
Number of Pages54
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