TITLE

Keep in with the flow

AUTHOR(S)
Tudge, Colin
PUB. DATE
October 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;10/26/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1792, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the exhibition called Living Waters on aquatic conservation at the Horniman Museum in London, England. Continuous pollution of rivers as it passes from its catchment to the sea; Description of the exhibits; Reflection of the sophistication of modern aquarium craft; Cost of the exhibition.
ACCESSION #
10556432

 

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