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Preliminary considerations for manipulating vegetation

Leigh H. Fredrickson

Preliminary considerations for manipulating vegetation

by Leigh H. Fredrickson

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wetland plants -- North America.,
  • Waterfowl management -- North America.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLeigh H. Fredrickson and Frederic A. Reid.
    SeriesFish and wildlife leaflet -- 13.4.9., Waterfowl management handbook
    ContributionsReid, Frederic A., U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[6] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15580384M

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