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Summary of public response to parks and wilderness for the 90s.

Summary of public response to parks and wilderness for the 90s.

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Published by BC Parks, Ministry of Forests, Ministry of Lands and Parks in [Victoria, B.C.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • British Columbia,
  • British Columbia.
    • Subjects:
    • Parks -- British Columbia -- Planning -- Public opinion.,
    • Wilderness areas -- British Columbia -- Planning -- Public opinion.,
    • Public opinion -- British Columbia.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSummary of public comments.
      ContributionsBritish Columbia. Ministry of Lands and Parks.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB485.B8 S85 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 143 p. :
      Number of Pages143
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1292327M
      ISBN 100772614156
      LC Control Number92153901
      OCLC/WorldCa25094921

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