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Scotland"s mountains an agenda for sustainable development by Andy Wightman

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Published by Scottish Wildlife and Countryside Link in Perth .
Written in English


  • Mountains -- Scotland.,
  • Land use -- Scotland -- Management.

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Edition Notes

StatementAndy Wightman.
ContributionsScottish Wildlife and Countryside Link.
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18363208M
ISBN 100951858254

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