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role of water in shaping the economy of the Pacific Northwest

G. L. Bodhaine

role of water in shaping the economy of the Pacific Northwest

by G. L. Bodhaine

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Published in [Portland, Ore.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply -- Northwest, Pacific.,
  • Water resources development -- Northwest, Pacific.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title: Water.

    Other titlesWater.
    Statement[by] G.L. Bodhaine [and others. Prepared by the] U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Tacoma, Wash., for the Bonneville Power Administration.
    SeriesUnited States. Bonneville Power Administration. Pacific Northwest economic base study for power markets -- v. 2, pt. 10.
    ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination218 p.
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14250452M

    A review of scientific information on issues related to the use and management of water resources in the Pacific Northwest. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. p. Fresh water is a valuable and essential commodity in the Pacific Northwest States. Ciscoe Morris is well known in the Pacific Northwest. He appears regularly on TV and radio. His book, Ask Ciscoe, remains a best : Ciscoe Morris.

    Gender in the Pacific ILO Country Office for Pacific Island Countries is committed to promoting gender equality in the world of work together with our tripartite constituents through The Pacific Action Plan on Decent Work (PAPDW) and The Decent Work Country Programmes. The first edition of Shaping Seattle Architecture, published in , introduced readers to Seattle’s architects by showcasing the work of those who were i.

      The Portuguese impact on the geography of North America is most visible in. Neither tourism nor military activity plays an important role in the economy of the Great Lakes/ Corn Belt. The climate and weather of the Pacific Northwest are influenced by all of the following EXCEPT. Kwakiutl, self-name Kwakwaka’wakw, North American Indians who traditionally lived in what is now British Columbia, Canada, along the shores of the waterways between Vancouver Island and the mainland. Their name for themselves means “those who speak Kwakwala.” Although the name Kwakiutl is often applied to all the peoples of that group, it is the name of only one band of Kwakwaka’wakw.


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