Virginia and the outer continental shelf
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Virginia and the outer continental shelf problems, possibilities, and posture : a report by Virginia. Outer Continental Shelf Advisory Committee.

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Published by The Committee in [Richmond] .
Written in English


  • Continental shelf -- Virginia.,
  • Coastal zone management -- Virginia.,
  • Petroleum in submerged lands -- Environmental aspects -- Virginia.,
  • Natural gas in submerged lands -- Environmental aspects -- Virginia.

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Edition Notes

Statementof the Outer Continental Shelf Advisory Committee (Ad Hoc)
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 93, 5 leaves.
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16240737M

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