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Ecosystem Management in the United States

An Assessment Of Current Experience

by Steven Lewis Yaffee

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Applied ecology,
  • Biology, Life Sciences,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Ecology,
  • Environmental Science,
  • United States,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology - Ecosystems,
  • Natural Resources,
  • Science / Ecology,
  • Ecosystem management

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGaylord Nelson (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8611577M
    ISBN 101559635029
    ISBN 109781559635028

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