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Published by USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English


  • Natural resources -- Illinois,
  • Resource-based communities -- Illinois,
  • Natural resources conservation areas -- Illinois

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Other titlesNRCS urban and community assistance., Balancing community development and natural resource conservation.
ContributionsUnited States. Natural Resources Conservation Service.
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Pagination1 folded sheet (6 p.) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17014285M

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