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Monitoring ecological condition in the western United States

Symposium on the Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program (4th 1999 San Francisco, Calif.)

Monitoring ecological condition in the western United States

proceedings of the Fourth Symposium on the Environmental Monitoring Assessment Program (EMAP), San Francisco, CA, April 6-8, 1999

by Symposium on the Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program (4th 1999 San Francisco, Calif.)

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental monitoring -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Shabeg S. Sandhu.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsSandhu, Shahbeg S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.15.M64 S97 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination447 p. :
    Number of Pages447
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20001466M
    ISBN 100792364937
    LC Control Number00044384

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