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potential for agroforestry schemes on the island of Anglesey

T. H. Thomas

potential for agroforestry schemes on the island of Anglesey

a feasibility study

by T. H. Thomas

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Published by University College of North Wales, School of Agricultural and Forest Sciences in Bangor .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementT. H. Thomas and Susan Chard.
ContributionsChard, Susan., Ynys Môn/Isle of Anglesey (Wales), University College of North Wales. School of Agricultural and Forest Sciences.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ((153,155p.)) :
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20197347M

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