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Published by Wilderness Society in Washington, D.C. (900 17th St. N.W., Washington 20006-2596) .
Written in English


  • Pacific salmon fisheries -- Political aspects -- Northwest, Pacific.,
  • Pacific salmon fisheries -- Political aspects -- California.,
  • Public lands -- Northwest, Pacific.,
  • Public lands -- California.,
  • Fishery resources -- Northwest, Pacific.,
  • Fishery resources -- California.,
  • Fishes -- Conservation -- Northwest, Pacific.,
  • Fishes -- Conservation -- California.,
  • Salmon fisheries -- Northwest, Pacific -- Management.,
  • Salmon fisheries -- California -- Management.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesEcological salmon report.
SeriesThe living landscape -- v. 2., Living landscape -- v. 2.
ContributionsAnderson, Michael., Wilderness Society (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 88, [22] p. :
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14536706M

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