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Population and natural resources, and other reports.

Population and natural resources, and other reports.

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Published by International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources in Gland, Switzerland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population.,
  • Natural resources.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 4.

    SeriesCommission on Ecology occasional paper ;, no. 3
    ContributionsInternational Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB849.41 .P64 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p. :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2285820M
    LC Control Number86152687


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