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The Canadian Endangered Species Protection Act

The Canadian Endangered Species Protection Act

a legislative proposal.

by

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Published by Environment Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Endangered species -- Law and legislation -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLoi sur la protection des espèces en péril au Canada
      ContributionsCanadian Wildlife Service.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKE5210 .A25 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination18, 18 p. ;
      Number of Pages18
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL544835M
      ISBN 100662619730
      LC Control Number96124915


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