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Mediterranean mountains in a changing world

Pedro Regato

Mediterranean mountains in a changing world

guidelines for developing actions plans

by Pedro Regato

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Published by IUCN in Gland, Switzerland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mountain ecology -- Mediterranean Region,
  • Biodiversity conservation -- Mediterranean Region -- Planning,
  • Sustainable development -- Mediterranean Region,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Mediterranean Region -- Planning

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPedro Regato & Rami Salman.
    ContributionsSalman, Rami., IUCN--the World Conservation Union., IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH150 .R44 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 88 p. :
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23696532M
    ISBN 102831710588
    ISBN 109782831710587
    LC Control Number2008492072

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