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Waterlogged Wealth

Edward Maltby

Waterlogged Wealth

Why Waste the World"s Wet Places

by Edward Maltby

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Agribookstore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Conservation Of Natural Resources (General)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8291492M
    ISBN 100905347633
    ISBN 109780905347639

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Waterlogged wealth examines the value of swamps and marshes, as well as the threats against them. In doing so it takes the reader to some of the world's most bizarre landscapes: the 'inland delta' of the Niger River in drought-stricken Mali; the wildlife-rich Okavango swamps of Botswana; the waterlogged Sunderban forests of India and Bangladesh Author: Edward Maltby.

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Waterlogged Wealth: Why Waste the World's Wet Places. by Edward Maltby A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

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