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Public response to planned environmental change

Gordon L. Bultena

Public response to planned environmental change

a study of citizen views and actions on the proposed Ames Reservoir

by Gordon L. Bultena

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Published by Dept. of Sociology, Iowa State University in Ames .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reservoirs -- Public opinion.,
  • Reservoirs -- Iowa.,
  • Public opinion -- Iowa.,
  • Environmental policy -- Iowa.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmes Reservoir, proposed.
    Statementby Gordon Bultena, David Rogers and Vince Webb.
    SeriesIowa State University. Dept. of Sociology and Anthropology. Sociology report ; 106, Sociology report -- 106.
    ContributionsRogers, David, 1930-, Webb, Vincent J.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination108 p. ;
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16621230M

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