Published 1979 by Dept. of Conservation and Environment, Western Australia in [Perth] .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Statement||by Karen Majer.|
|Series||Wetlands of the Darling system, Bulletin / Dept. of Conservation and Environment, Western Australia ;, no. 61, Bulletin (Western Australia. Dept. of Conservation and Environment) ;, no. 62.|
|LC Classifications||QH77.A8 M34|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||30 p. :|
|Number of Pages||30|
|LC Control Number||81164900|
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