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Alternative methods of estimating benefits an economic evaluation of big game hunting in Alberta by Robert Allan Prather

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  • Big game hunting,
  • Cost effectiveness

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Statementby Robert Allan Prather
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Paginationxi, 144 p.
Number of Pages144
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Open LibraryOL27418882M

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