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Canada"s environment today

Thomas H. Shillington

Canada"s environment today

the state of Canada"s environment : selected highlights

by Thomas H. Shillington

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Published by Environment Canada in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental protection -- Canada,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Canada,
  • Canada -- Environmental conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesState of Canada"s environment, selected highlights.
    Statement[compiled and written by Tom Shillington and Wayne Bond].
    ContributionsBond, Wayne K., Canada. State of the Environment Reporting., Canada. Environment Canada.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13620166M
    OCLC/WorldCa31111001

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