Students' Conceptions of Scale Regarding Groundwater

@article{Dickerson2005StudentsCO,
  title={Students' Conceptions of Scale Regarding Groundwater},
  author={Daniel Dickerson and Timothy J. Callahan and Meta Lee Van Sickle and G. Hay},
  journal={Journal of Geoscience Education},
  year={2005},
  volume={53},
  pages={374 - 380}
}
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