Biodiversity in the forest
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Biodiversity in the forest the Canadian Forest Service three year action plan. by Canadian Forest Service. Science Branch.

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Published by Science Branch, Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English



  • Canada


  • Canadian Forest Service.,
  • Forest biological diversity conservation -- Government policy -- Canada -- Planning.,
  • Sustainable forestry -- Government policy -- Canada -- Planning.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsSD414 .C36 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination38 p. :
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL313497M
ISBN 100662257367
LC Control Number97224442

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