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Landscape and wildlife conservation on farms

Landscape and wildlife conservation on farms

final report for the Countryside Commission for Scotland, the East of Scotland College of Agriculture, the Nature Conservancy Council

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Published by (The Commission) in (Redgorton) ((Battleby, Redgorton, Perth, PH1 3EW)) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agricultural conservation -- Scotland.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCobham Resource Consultants.
    ContributionsCountryside Commission for Scotland., East of Scotland College of Agriculture., Nature Conservancy Council., Cobham Resource Consultants.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS604.64.G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(124)p. :
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19308262M

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