Conservation in Canada

a conspectus by J. S. Maini

Publisher: Information Canada in Ottawa, Ont

Written in English
Published: Pages: 441 Downloads: 457
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Edition Notes

Statementedited by J.S. Maini and A. Carlisle.
SeriesPublication - Dept. of the Environment, Canadian Forestry Service ; no. 1340, Publication (Canadian Forestry Service) -- no. 1340.
ContributionsCarlisle, A.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 441 p. :
Number of Pages441
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16416006M

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