Planning trails with wildlife in mind a handbook for trail planners by Colorado. State Trails Program

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Published by Colorado Dept. of Natural Resources, Colorado State Parks, Colorado State Trails Program in Denver, Colo.] .

Written in English

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  • Trails,
  • Planning,
  • Human-animal relationships

Edition Notes

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StatementTrails and Wildlife Task Force, Colorado State Parks, Hellmund Associates
ContributionsColorado. Dept. of Parks and Recreation, Colorado Trails and Wildlife Task Force, Hellmund Associates
LC ClassificationsGV1045 .P52 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 51 p. :
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24941176M

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