Factors influencing recreational use of private woodland by Donald F Dennis

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station in [Radnor, Pa.] (100 Matsonford Rd., Suite 200, P.O. Box 6775, Radnor 19087) .

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  • Forests and forestry -- Recreational use -- Northeastern States.,
  • Forest reserves -- Recreational use -- Northeastern States.,
  • Forest landowners -- Northeastern States

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StatementDonald F. Dennis
SeriesResearch note NE -- 341
ContributionsNortheastern Forest Experiment Station (Radnor, Pa.)
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL13613779M

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