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South Spruce Ecosystem Rehabilitation Project draft environmental impact statement.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Intermountain Region, Dixie National Forest, Cedar City Ranger District in Cedar City, UT (82 North 100 East, Cedar City 84720) .
Written in English


  • Engelmann spruce -- Utah -- Dixie National Forest.,
  • Forest management -- Utah -- Dixie National Forest.,
  • Forest conservation -- Utah -- Dixie National Forest.,
  • Logging -- Environmental aspects -- Utah -- Dixie National Forest.,
  • Fire management -- Utah -- Dixie National Forest.,
  • Dixie National Forest (Utah) -- Management.

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Other titlesDraft environmental impact statement, South Spruce Ecosystem Rehabilitation Project, Dixie National Forest.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15538877M

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