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Investigating nature through outdoor projects

36 strategies for turning the natural environment into your own laboratory

by Vinson Brown

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Stackpole Books in Harrisburg, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biology -- Field work

  • Edition Notes

    StatementVinson Brown.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH318.5 .B7 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3499474M
    ISBN 100811722139
    LC Control Number82019660

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