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Inventory of New Zealand soil sites of international, national, and regional importance

Inventory of New Zealand soil sites of international, national, and regional importance

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Published by New Zealand Society of Soil Science in [Canterbury .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand.
    • Subjects:
    • Soils -- New Zealand.,
    • Landscape protection -- New Zealand.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (v. 2, p. 120-129).

      Other titlesSoil sites of international, national, and regional importance.
      StatementJoseph Arand ... [et al.].
      SeriesNew Zealand Society of Soil Science occasional publication,, 2
      ContributionsArand, Joseph., New Zealand Society of Soil Science.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS599.75 .I58 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <2 > ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1176129M
      LC Control Number94161225

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Inventory of New Zealand Soil Sites of International, National and Regional Importance. Part 1: South Island and Southern Offshore Islands. (1st edition). New Zealand Society of Soil Science Occasional Publication 1. Author(s) Arand, J.; Basher, L.; (et al.), Publisher: Department of Soil Science, Lincoln University, Canterbury.

Inventory of New Zealand Soil Sites of International, National and Regional Importance. Part 2: North Island and Northern Offshore Islands. (1st edition). New Zealand Society of Soil Science Occasional Publication 2. Author(s) Arand, J.; Basher, R.; (et al.), Publisher: Department of Soil Science, Lincoln University, Canterbury.

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