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Restoring natural habitats a manual for habitat restoration in the Greater Toronto bioregion

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Published by The Trust in Toronto, Canada .
Written in English


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Statementprepared by Hough Woodland Naylor Dance Limited, Gore & Storrie Ltd. for the Waterfront Regeneration Trust.
ContributionsHough Woodland Naylor Dance Limited., Gore & Storrie Limited., Ontario. Waterfront Regeneration Trust.
LC ClassificationsQH541.15.R45 R56 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 179 p. :
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL585559M
ISBN 100777846071
LC Control Number96175498

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