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Parallel Processes in Hydrology and Water Quality: A Unified Time-Series Approach.

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Parallel Processes in Hydrology and Water Quality: A Unified Time-Series Approach. / Young, P. C.

In: Water and Environment Journal, Vol. 6, No. 6, 1992, p. 598-612.

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Young, P. C. / Parallel Processes in Hydrology and Water Quality: A Unified Time-Series Approach. In: Water and Environment Journal. 1992 ; Vol. 6, No. 6. pp. 598-612.

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