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Moricetown Falls as a hazard to salmon migration

D. J. Milne

Moricetown Falls as a hazard to salmon migration

by D. J. Milne

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Published by Fisheries Research Board of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pacific salmon -- British Columbia.,
  • Fishes -- British Columbia -- Migration.,
  • Fishes -- British Columbia -- Spawning.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby D.J. Milne.
    SeriesBulletin -- no. 86, Bulletin (Fisheries Research Board of Canada) -- no. 86
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSH223 .A296a no.86
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18808250M

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Moricetown Falls as a hazard to salmon migration by D. J. Milne Download PDF EPUB FB2

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