School site development for conservation and outdoor education
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Published by Pennsylvania Dept. of Education, Bureau of General and Academic Education in Harrisburg .
Written in English


  • Nature study.,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Study and teaching.,
  • Ecology -- Study and teaching.

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Edition Notes

StatementText by Eleanor H. Bennett.
ContributionsPennsylvania. Bureau of General and Academic Education.
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p. :
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14317806M

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