Private forestry in Norway-- a case study in small woodland management and policy. by John A. Zivnuska

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Published by Society of American Foresters in [Washington] .

Written in English

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  • Norway.


  • Forests and forestry -- Norway.,
  • Forest management.,
  • Forest policy.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 47-49.

Book details

SeriesForest science. Monograph, 1
LC ClassificationsSD203 .Z5
The Physical Object
Pagination49 p.
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5784732M
LC Control Number59044027

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