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Conserving biodiversity

Conserving biodiversity

the report of an Aspen Institute environmental policy forum

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Published by Aspen Institute in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biodiversity conservation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementBruce Babbitt and José Sarukhán, co-chairs ; John A. Riggs, editor.
    ContributionsRiggs, John A. 1943-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH75 .C68186 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23210978M
    ISBN 100898434238
    LC Control Number2006280630
    OCLC/WorldCa66407456

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