A roundtable discussion on comprehesive pesticide management, public outreach, and enforcement

by New York (State). Legislature. Senate. Committee on Environmental Conservation

Publisher: s.n. in New York

Written in English
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  • Pesticides,
  • School grounds,
  • Law and legislation

Edition Notes

StatementNew York State Senate Standing Committee on Environmental Conservation
LC ClassificationsKFN5010.3 .E58 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination116 p. ;
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24807214M
LC Control Number2010532625

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