Soil-vegetation correlations in the Connecticut River floodplain of western Massachusetts by Peter L. M. Veneman

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Subjects:

  • Plant-soil relationships -- Massachusetts.,
  • Riparian ecology -- Massachusetts.,
  • Hydric soils -- Massachusetts.,
  • Floodplain plants -- Massachusetts.

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Other titlesSoil vegetation correlations in the Connecticut River floodplain of western Massachusetts
Statementby Peter L.M. Veneman and Ralph W. Tiner.
SeriesBiological report -- 90(6), Biological report (Washington, D.C.) -- 90-6..
ContributionsTiner, Ralph W.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationv, 51 p.
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17120687M

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