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Our diseased forest trees need help

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Published by Northeastern Forest Experiment Station in Upper Darby, Pa .
Written in English


  • Trees,
  • Prevention,
  • Diseases and pests

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Edition Notes

SeriesForestry science photo story -- no. 7, Forestry science photo story -- no. 7.
The Physical Object
Pagination[4] p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25608856M

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