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Revegetation with native species proceedings, 1997 Society for Ecological Restoration annual meeting, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, November 12-15, 1997 by Society for Ecological Restoration. Conference

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station in Fort Collins, CO (240 West Prospect Rd., Fort Collins 80526) .
Written in English


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StatementSponsored by the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, Western Regional Coordination Committee (WRCC-21) for Drastically Disturbed Lands and the USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station.
SeriesProceedings RMRS -- P-8.
ContributionsHolzworth, Larry K., Brown, Ray W., Western Regional Coordinating Committee on Revegetation and Stabilization of Deteriorated and Altered Lands., Rocky Mountain Research Station (Fort Collins, Colo.)
LC ClassificationsSB193.3.U5 S635 1997
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Pagination43 p. :
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15560336M
LC Control Number99203228

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