TITLE

Your questions answered

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, Frank
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Oct96, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents questions and answers on nature conservation. Includes confirmation of a variety of trillium wth four leaves; Identification of slime molds; Predatory behavior of weasels.
ACCESSION #
9611200600

 

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