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Phenology of Arizona fescue and mountain muhly in the northern Arizona ponderosa pine type

H. A. Pearson

Phenology of Arizona fescue and mountain muhly in the northern Arizona ponderosa pine type

by H. A. Pearson

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Published by Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Fort Collins, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arizona fescue -- Arizona -- Phenology,
  • Mountain muhly -- Arizona -- Phenology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHenry A. Pearson.
    SeriesResearch note RM -- 89.
    ContributionsRocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Fort Collins, Colo.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17619768M
    OCLC/WorldCa32406056

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Phenology of Arizona fescue and mountain muhly in the northern Arizona ponderosa pine type by H. A. Pearson Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Phenology of Arizona fescue and mountain muhly in northern Arizona ponderosa pine type. U.S. Forest Serv. Res. Note RM, 4 p.

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