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Marine mammal ecology and conservation

I. L. Boyd

Marine mammal ecology and conservation

a handbook of techniques

by I. L. Boyd

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine mammals,
  • Ecology,
  • Conservation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Ian L. Boyd, W. Don Bowen, Sara J. Iverson
    SeriesTechniques in ecology and conservation series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL713.2 .M274 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 450 p. :
    Number of Pages450
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25382927M
    ISBN 100199216568, 0199216576
    ISBN 109780199216567, 9780199216574
    LC Control Number2010929117
    OCLC/WorldCa610868402


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