7 edition of The ecological basis of conservation found in the catalog.
|Statement||edited by S.T.A. Pickett ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Pickett, Steward T., 1950-, Cary Conference (6th : 1995 : Institute of Ecosystem Studies)|
|LC Classifications||QH75 .E25 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxi, 466 p. :|
|Number of Pages||466|
|LC Control Number||96018325|
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