2 edition of Resource conservation and the establishment of national reserves in Latin America found in the catalog.
Resource conservation and the establishment of national reserves in Latin America
Pan American Union. Natural Resources Unit.
|Other titles||Cutibireni National Park : a pilot project in the selva of Peru|
|Statement||prepared in the Natural Resources Unit, Department of Economic Affairs, Pan American Union, General Secretariat, Organization of American States.|
|LC Classifications||SB484.P4 P32 1965|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||30 p.,  leaf of plates :|
|Number of Pages||30|
|LC Control Number||77353921|
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