Coastal waterbird colonies Maine by Carl E. Korschgen

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  • Maine.


  • Water birds -- Maine.,
  • Bird populations -- Maine.,
  • Birds -- Maine.

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Statementby Carl E. Korschgen ; project officer, Ralph Andrews ; performed for National Coastal Ecosystems Team, Office of Biological Services, Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
ContributionsNational Coastal Ecosystems Team (U.S.), Biological Services Program (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsQL684.M2 K67
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 83 p. : & microfiche (3 sheets ; 11x15 cm.) in pocket.
Number of Pages83
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4236816M
LC Control Number80601237

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