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Ecology of fjords and coastal waters

Mare Nor Symposium on the Ecology of Fjords and Coastal Waters (1994 TromsГё, Norway)

Ecology of fjords and coastal waters

proceedings of the Mare Nor Symposium on the Ecology of Fjords and Coastal Waters, Tromsø, Norway, 5-9 December, 1994

by Mare Nor Symposium on the Ecology of Fjords and Coastal Waters (1994 TromsГё, Norway)

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Published by Elsevier in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fjord ecology -- Congresses.,
  • Coastal ecology -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementeditors, Hein Rune Skjoldal ... [et al.].
    ContributionsSkjoldal, Hein Rune.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.5.F56 M37 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 623 p. :
    Number of Pages623
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL804536M
    ISBN 100444820965
    LC Control Number95041055


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