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Phenology and production studies on semi-arid shrub types

H. G. Fisser

Phenology and production studies on semi-arid shrub types

annual progress report : 1980 results

by H. G. Fisser

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Published by The Station in Laramie, Wyo.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vegetation and climate $z West (U.S.),
  • Shrubland ecology,
  • Plant phenology

  • Edition Notes

    Statement [by H.G. Fisser ... [et al.]] ; submitted by Wyoming Agricultural Experiment Station
    SeriesScientific report -- no. 1172, Scientific report (Wyoming Agricultural Experiment Station) -- no. 1172.
    ContributionsWyoming Agricultural Experiment Station, U. S. Bureau of Land Management
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25481614M


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