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assessment of ecological & recreational resources at the regional and national scales

assessment of ecological & recreational resources at the regional and national scales

an account of the meeting of the Recreation Ecology Research Group held at Battleby Centre, Redgorton, Perth March 31st-April 2nd, 1978

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Published by Recreation Ecology Research Group in [s.l.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Graham C. Barrow.
ContributionsBarrow, Graham C., Recreation Ecology Research Group.
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Open LibraryOL14285609M

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