The forest landscape restoration handbook

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Published by Earthscan in London, Sterling, VA .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Forest restoration,
  • Forest landscape management,
  • Forest conservation

Edition Notes

Originally published: London : Earthscan, 2006.

Book details

Statementedited by Jennifer Rietbergen-McCracken, Stewart Maginnis and Alastair Sarre.
ContributionsRietbergen-McCracken, Jennifer, 1962-, Maginnis, Stewart., Sarre, Alastair.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSD409 .F613 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16818281M
ISBN 109781844075843
LC Control Number2008015769

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