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4 edition of Protecting nature found in the catalog.

Protecting nature

regional reviews of protected areas

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by IUCN--The World Conservation Union in Gland, Switzerland .
Written in English

  • Natural areas -- Congresses.,
  • National parks and reserves -- Congresses.,
  • Nature conservation -- International cooperation -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ.A. McNeely, J. Harrison, P. Dingwall, editors.
    ContributionsMcNeely, Jeffrey A., Harrison, Jeremy., Dingwall, P. R., World Congress on National Parks and Protected Areas (4th : 1992 : Caracas, Venezuela)
    LC ClassificationsQH75 .P795 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 402 p. :
    Number of Pages402
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL902048M
    ISBN 102831701198
    LC Control Number95194741

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