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Growing trees for forest planting in Montana and Idaho.

D. S. Olson

Growing trees for forest planting in Montana and Idaho.

by D. S. Olson

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Published by U. S. Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest nurseries -- Montana.,
  • Forest nurseries -- Idaho.,
  • Tree planting -- Montana.,
  • Tree planting -- Idaho.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy D. S. Olson.
    SeriesU.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Circular -- no. 120., Circular (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 120.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination92 p.
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16587843M

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