Coastal environmental management

guidelines for conservation of resources and protection against storm hazards

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Statementprepared by the Conservation Foundation for Council on Environmental Quality ... [et al.].
ContributionsConservation Foundation., Council on Environmental Quality (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsHT392 .C55
The Physical Object
Pagination161 p. :
Number of Pages161
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Open LibraryOL4239022M
LC Control Number80603578

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