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Biological sampling in support of the Fisheries Act by J. W. Moore

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Published by Alberta Environmental Centre in Vegreville, Alta .
Written in English


  • Canada,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Sampling,
  • Water,
  • Fishes,
  • Methodology,
  • Measurement,
  • Effect of water pollution on,
  • Pollution,
  • Techniques

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementJ.W. Moore
SeriesAECV -- 88-R3, AECV (Series) -- 88-R3.
ContributionsAlberta Environmental Centre
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 42 p. :
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25676248M

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