The USGS/USAID Volcano Disaster Assistance Program the next five years by C. Dan Miller

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey, Books and Open-File Reports Section, distributor in [Reston, Va.?], [Denver, Colo .

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  • Volcanic hazard analysis -- United States,
  • Volcanic hazard analysis -- Central America,
  • Disaster relief

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Other titlesUSGS, USAID Volcano Disaster Assistance Program, Volcano Disaster Assistance Program
Statementby C. Dan Miller, John W. Ewert, and Andrew B. Lockhart
SeriesOpen-file report -- 93-379, U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 93-379
ContributionsEwert, John W, Lockhart, Andrew B, Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination7 leaves
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13618325M
OCLC/WorldCa33057114

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