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National Cave and Karst Research Institute Study

National Cave and Karst Research Institute Study

a draft report to Congress as required by Public Law 101-578 of November 15, 1990

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Published by National Park Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Southwest Regional Office in [Santa Fe., N.M.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National Cave and Karst Research Institute (U.S.),
  • Caves -- United States -- Management -- Planning,
  • Karst -- United States -- Management -- Planning

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNational Cave and Karst Research Institute study report to Congress
    Statementprepared by Office of the Associate Regional Director, Planning and Professional Services, Southwest Regional Office.
    ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service. Southwest Region. Office of the Associate Regional Director, Planning and Professional Services.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37, [32] p. :
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14551535M
    OCLC/WorldCa32155371

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