Wetlands of the Maritime Provinces revised documentation for the wetlands inventory by A. R. Hanson

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Published by Canadian Wildlife Service in Sackville, N.B .

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StatementA.R. Hanson, L. Calkins.
SeriesTechnical report series -- no. 267, Technical report series (Canadian Wildlife Service. Atlantic Region) -- no. 267.
ContributionsCalkins, L., Canadian Wildlife Service. Atlantic Region.
LC ClassificationsQH"541.5"M3"H36"1996
The Physical Object
Pagination67 p.
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20641152M
ISBN 100662252853

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