Fish eating birds and their significance in fish economy
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Published by Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior in Washington .
Written in English


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  • Birds -- Food.

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Other titlesRyboi Ładnye ptit Łsy i ikh znachenie v rybnom khozi Łai stve.
StatementUSSR Academy of Sciences, Ministry of Fish Industry, Ichthyological Committee, The Moscow Society of Biological Investigations ; [chief editor E. N. Pavlovskii ].
ContributionsPavlovskii , E. N. 1884-1965., Soviet Union. Ikhtiologicheskai Ła komissii Ła.
The Physical Object
Pagination331 p.
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14243039M

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