Management of tolerant hardwoods in Algonquin Provincial Park.
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Published by Ministry of Natural Resources in [Toronto] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Hardwoods,
  • Forests and forestry -- Ontario -- Algonquin Provincial Park.,
  • Forest management -- Ontario -- Algonquin Provincial Park.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsMcLean, M. M., Ontario. Ministry of Natural Resources.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSD 397 H3 O59 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 72 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16554106M

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