Use of aerial surveys by the Canadian Wildlife Service
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Use of aerial surveys by the Canadian Wildlife Service by Denis A. Benson

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Published by Canadian Wildlife Service, National Parks Branch, Dept. of Northern Affairs and National Resources in [ ] .
Written in English



  • Canada.


  • Canadian Wildlife Service.,
  • Aerial surveys in wildlife management -- Canada.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Denis A. Benson.
SeriesCanadian Wildlife Service occasional papers ;, no. 3, Occasional paper (Canadian Wildlife Service) ;, no. 3.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 82/2487
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p., 5 p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3106004M
LC Control Number82212670

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