Erosion of land in northwestern Alberta
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Erosion of land in northwestern Alberta report and recommendations. by Alberta Environment Conservation Authority.

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Published by Alberta Environment Conservation Authority in Edmonton, Alta .
Written in English



  • Alberta.,
  • Alberta


  • Soil erosion -- Alberta.,
  • Soil conservation -- Alberta.,
  • Land use -- Alberta -- Planning.,
  • Watershed management -- Alberta.,
  • Soil conservation -- Government policy -- Alberta.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsS625.C2 A44 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 73 p., [2] folded leaves of plates :
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3042195M
LC Control Number82134523

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