2 edition of Ecology of resource degradation and renewal found in the catalog.
Ecology of resource degradation and renewal
|Statement||edited by M. J. Chadwick and G. T. Goodman.|
|Series||Symposium of the British Ecological Society ; 15|
|Contributions||Chadwick, M. J., Goodman, Gordon T.|
|LC Classifications||QK911.B7 A35 no. 15 1975, QH545.A1 A35 no. 15 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 480 p.,  leaves of plates,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||480|
|LC Control Number||76363152|
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