Environmental Research Needs in Transportation

Report of a Conference. March 21-23, 2002
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Transportation Research Board
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ISBN 10030907715X
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Workshop;] -- This Circular documents the second in a series of conferences held to identify and document the most critical transportation environmental research needs, as a guide to research agencies and.

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