Design and performance of created wetlands

by Sara C. Juni

Publisher: South Dakota State University, Dept. of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences in Brookings, S.D

Written in English
Published: Pages: 97 Downloads: 986
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About the Edition

The goal is to develop construction guidelines for compensation wetlands that fostered biodiversity.

Edition Notes

Statementauthors: Sara Juni, Charles Berry.
ContributionsBerry, Charles., South Dakota State University. Dept. of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, South Dakota. Dept. of Transportation. Office of Research.
LC ClassificationsTD756.5 .J86 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 97 p. :
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23206624M
LC Control Number2008397122

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