TITLE

Letters to the editor

AUTHOR(S)
Simmons, John; McGregor, Kirsty
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
New Zealand Tree Grower;Aug2009, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Several letters to the editor are presented including one sharing his views on the Afforestation Grant Scheme implemented in New Zealand and another one asking for information on past tree planting records.
ACCESSION #
44030422

 

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