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Main Title National statistical assessment of rural water : summary /
Author Francis, J. D. ;
CORP Author Cornell Univ. Agricultural Experiment Station, Ithaca, NY. Dept. of Rural Sociology.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Drinking Water.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Drinking Water,
Year Published 1984
Report Number EPA/570-9-84-004
Stock Number PB88-213517
OCLC Number 940503257
Subjects Water-supply, Rural--United States--Statistics. ; Water quality--United States--Statistics. ; Drinking water--United States--Statistics.
Additional Subjects United States ; Water supply ; Water pollution ; Rural areas ; Surveys ; Water wells ; Residential buildings ; Cost analysis ; Financing ; Water analysis ; Communities ; Availability ; Volume ; Economic factors ; Government policies ; Statistical analysis ; Demography ; Tables(Data) ; Safe Drinking Water Act of 1974 ; Drinking water
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EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 570-9-84-004 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 02/29/2016
EJBD  EPA 570-9-84-004 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 04/19/2016
NTIS  PB88-213517 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 09/04/1988
Collation 1 volume (various pagings) ; 28 cm
The report presents the findings of a national research survey of rural household water conditions. The purpose of the study, which was mandated by Congress in the Safe Drinking Water Act of 1974, was to gather information about the quantity, quality, availability, and cost of water supplies in rural America. The Study incorporated the physical and technical components of water supplies and performed a laboratory water quality analysis on specimens of each household's systems, the Study looked at the social framework that surround every rural water, the personal economics of securing a water supply, and the financing of intermediate and community systems.
"EPA/570-9-84-004." "June 1984." Cover title. On cover: Technical summary.