Checklist of the flora and fauna of Wicken Fen
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Checklist of the flora and fauna of Wicken Fen by Laurie Friday

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Published by Harley Books in association with the Management Committee of Wicken Fen in Colchester .
Written in English


  • Wetland plants -- England -- Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve,
  • Wetland animals -- England -- Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve,
  • Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve (England)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 99-105).

Statementcompiled and edited by Laurie Friday and Basil Harley.
ContributionsHarley, Basil., Management Committee of Wicken Fen.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21747157M
ISBN 100946589615

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