Changes in the channel area of the Missouri River in Iowa, 1879-1976
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Changes in the channel area of the Missouri River in Iowa, 1879-1976 by George R. Hallberg

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Published by Iowa Geological Survey in Iowa City, Iowa .
Written in English



  • Missouri River,
  • Iowa.


  • River channels -- Iowa.,
  • Missouri River -- Channels.

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Bibliography: p. 18.

Statementprepared for the Iowa Conservation Commission by George R. Hallberg, Jayne M. Harbaugh, Patricia M. Witinok.
SeriesSpecial report series - Iowa Geological Survey ; no. 1
ContributionsHarbaugh, Jayne M., joint author., Witinok, Patricia M., joint author., Iowa Conservation Commission.
LC ClassificationsGB565.I8 H34
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4241349M
LC Control Number80622112

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