The quality of bathing water in Ireland (1997)
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The quality of bathing water in Ireland (1997) by Ireland. Environmental Protection Agency.

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Published by Environmental Protection Agency in [Ardcavan], Co. Wexford .
Written in English


  • Water quality -- Ireland.,
  • Bathing beaches -- Ireland.,
  • Marine pollution -- Ireland.

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StatementEnvironmental Protection Agency.
The Physical Object
Pagination38p. :
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17865003M
ISBN 101899965912

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