Landscape planning with wildlife corridors to increase the habitat value of mined land
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Landscape planning with wildlife corridors to increase the habitat value of mined land a record of study by Norman L. Dietrich

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Published by Texas A & M University in Corpus Christi, TX .
Written in English


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Statementby Norman L. Dietrich
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Paginationxiv, 189 l.
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22258465M

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