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Wildlife conservation in semi-natural habitats on farms a survey of farmer attitudes and intentions in England and Wales by Great Britain. Agricultural Development and Advisory Service.

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • England.,
  • Wales.

Subjects:

  • Wildlife conservation -- England.,
  • Wildlife conservation -- Wales.,
  • Farmers -- Attitudes -- England.,
  • Farmers -- Attitudes -- Wales.,
  • Farms -- England.,
  • Farms -- Wales.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 28.

StatementAgricultural Development and Advisory Service, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Food.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL84.4.G7 G7 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 69 p. :
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4285667M
ISBN 100112405398
LC Control Number78312344

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