Restoration of Forests: Environmental Challenges in Central and Eastern Europe (NATO Science Partnership Sub-Series: 2:)

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Subjects:

  • Ecological science, the Biosphere,
  • Forestry & silviculture: practice & techniques,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Restoration ecology,
  • Forests & Forestry,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Nature,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Central Europe,
  • Eastern Europe,
  • Forests and forestry,
  • Natural Resources,
  • Nature / Forests & Forestry,
  • Congresses,
  • Europe, Central,
  • Forest Ecology

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ContributionsR.M. Gutkowski (Editor), Tomasz Winnicki (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages472
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7808428M
ISBN 100792346343
ISBN 109780792346340

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