Wetland conservation in the Pacific Islands region
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Wetland conservation in the Pacific Islands region proceedings of the Regional Workshop on Wetland Protection and Sustainable Use in Oceania, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 6-10 June 1994. by Regional Workshop on Wetland Protection and Sustainable Use in Oceania (1994 Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea)

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Published by Wetlands International-Asia Pacific in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia .
Written in English

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SeriesPublication ;, no. 118, Publication (Wetlands International) ;, no. 118.
LC ClassificationsACQUIRED FOR NAL
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 222 p. :
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL336844M
ISBN 100642213828
LC Control Number97945085

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