Ireland"s wetlands and their birds by Clive D. Hutchinson

Cover of: Ireland

Published by Irish Wildbird Conservancy in Dublin .

Written in English

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  • Ireland.


  • Water birds -- Ireland.,
  • Wetlands -- Ireland.,
  • Birds -- Ireland.

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Book details

Statementby Clive Hutchinson.
LC ClassificationsQL690.I7 H87
The Physical Object
Pagination201 p. :
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4198861M
ISBN 100950445444
LC Control Number80477806

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