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The Resource Damming Grand Canyon : the 1923 USGS Colorado River expedition, Diane E. Boyer and Robert H. Webb ; U.S. Geological Survey ; foreword by Michael Collier, (electronic resource)

Damming Grand Canyon : the 1923 USGS Colorado River expedition, Diane E. Boyer and Robert H. Webb ; U.S. Geological Survey ; foreword by Michael Collier, (electronic resource)

Label
Damming Grand Canyon : the 1923 USGS Colorado River expedition
Title
Damming Grand Canyon
Title remainder
the 1923 USGS Colorado River expedition
Statement of responsibility
Diane E. Boyer and Robert H. Webb ; U.S. Geological Survey ; foreword by Michael Collier
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Boyer, Diane E
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Webb, Robert H
  • Geological Survey (U.S.)
  • ebrary, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geological Survey (U.S.)
  • Geological Survey (U.S.)
  • River surveys
  • Dams
  • Water-supply
  • Water resources development
  • Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
  • Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
Label
Damming Grand Canyon : the 1923 USGS Colorado River expedition, Diane E. Boyer and Robert H. Webb ; U.S. Geological Survey ; foreword by Michael Collier, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Water and the Colorado desert -- Where should the dams be? politics, the Colorado River Compact, and the Geological Survey's role -- Prelude to an expedition : Washington and Flagstaff -- A cumbersome journey : Flagstaff to Lee's Ferry to the Little Colorado River -- Surveys and portages : Furnace Flats through the Inner Gorge -- Of flips and floods : Bass Canyon to Diamond Creek -- Feeling their oats : Diamond Creek to Needles -- Aftermath : politics and the strident hydraulic engineer
Control code
ebr10500185
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 289 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607884411
Label
Damming Grand Canyon : the 1923 USGS Colorado River expedition, Diane E. Boyer and Robert H. Webb ; U.S. Geological Survey ; foreword by Michael Collier, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Water and the Colorado desert -- Where should the dams be? politics, the Colorado River Compact, and the Geological Survey's role -- Prelude to an expedition : Washington and Flagstaff -- A cumbersome journey : Flagstaff to Lee's Ferry to the Little Colorado River -- Surveys and portages : Furnace Flats through the Inner Gorge -- Of flips and floods : Bass Canyon to Diamond Creek -- Feeling their oats : Diamond Creek to Needles -- Aftermath : politics and the strident hydraulic engineer
Control code
ebr10500185
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 289 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607884411

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