Environmental guidelines for coastal zone management in Thailand, zone of Phuket

by H. F. Ludwig

Publisher: The Division in Bangkok, Thailand

Written in English
Published: Pages: 130 Downloads: 163
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  • Thailand,
  • Phuket (Province),
  • Phangnga (Province)
  • Subjects:

    • Coastal zone management -- Thailand -- Phuket (Province),
    • Environmental policy -- Thailand -- Phuket (Province),
    • Coastal zone management -- Thailand -- Phangnga (Province),
    • Environmental policy -- Thailand -- Phangnga (Province)
    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared for Environmental Impact Evaluation Division, National Environment Board with the cooperation of the U.S. Agency for International Development (Thailand) by H.F. Ludwig in cooperation with Southeast Asia Technology Co. Ltd.
      ContributionsThailand. Kō̜ng Wikhro̜ Phonkrathop Singwætlō̜m., USAID/Thailand., Southeast Asia Technology Co.
      LC ClassificationsHT395.T52 P475 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 130, [10] p., [24] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages130
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3153993M
      LC Control Number82920052

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