Bird-habitat relationships on southeastern forest lands

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station, Forest Service in Asheville, N.C .

Written in English

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  • Birds -- Southern States -- Geographic distribution.,
  • Forest birds -- Southern States.

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Statementby Paul B. Hamel ... [et al.].
SeriesGeneral technical report SE -- 22
ContributionsHamel, Paul B., Southeastern Forest Experiment Station (Asheville, N.C.)
The Physical Object
Pagination417 p. :
Number of Pages417
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22417725M

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