Wisconsin voluntary site-level forest management guidelines.
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Published by Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources, Division of Forestry in Madison, Wis .
Written in English



  • Wisconsin.


  • Forest management -- Wisconsin.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsWisconsin. Division of Forestry.
LC ClassificationsSD144.W8 W517 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationa-n, 232 p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3726386M
LC Control Number2003364141

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