Models for estimating potential fish yields of African inland waters
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Published by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Rome .
Written in English


  • Fisheries -- Africa.,
  • Fish populations -- Africa.,
  • Freshwater productivity -- Africa.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Ruud C.M. Crul.
SeriesCIFA occasional paper -- no. 16
ContributionsFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Committee for Inland Fisheries of Africa.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 22 p. :
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19723218M

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