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1981 white whale monitoring program, Mackenzie Estuary

Pamela N. Fraker

1981 white whale monitoring program, Mackenzie Estuary

by Pamela N. Fraker

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Published by LGL Limited in Sidney, B.c .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whales -- Northwest Territories -- Mackenzie River Estuary,
  • White whale.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 70-72.

    Statementby Pamela Norton Fraker and Mark A. Fraker for Esso Resources Canada Limited ... [et al.].
    ContributionsFraker, M. A., Esso Resources Canada Limited.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737C433 F72
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 74 p. :
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21122369M

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1981 white whale monitoring program, Mackenzie Estuary by Pamela N. Fraker Download PDF EPUB FB2

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