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Published by Illinois State Water Survey in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English


  • Soil conservation,
  • Soil erosion

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SeriesMiscellaneous publication -- 149, Miscellaneous publication (Illinois State Water Survey) -- 149.
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Pagination1 sheet ([6] p.) :
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Open LibraryOL26219442M

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