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Understanding wetlands

Bruno Delesalle

Understanding wetlands

a wetland handbook for British Columbia"s interior

by Bruno Delesalle

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Published by Ducks Unlimited Canada, Kamloops Office in Kamloops, BC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wetland animals -- British Columbia.,
  • Wetland ecology -- British Columbia.,
  • Wetland plants -- British Columbia.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWetland handbook for British Columbia"s interior
    Statement[Bruno Delesalle, project manager, editor, writer ; Bonny Brokenshire, researcher, writer].
    ContributionsBrokenshire, Bonny., Ducks Unlimited Canada., Interior Wetlands Program .
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH87.3 .D43 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19399572M
    ISBN 100969294336
    OCLC/WorldCa39515697

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