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A Climate Services Vision

First Steps Toward the Future (Compass Series (Washington, D.C.).)

by National Research Council (US)

  • 13 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by National Academies Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earth Sciences,
  • Climatology,
  • Science,
  • Nature,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Weather,
  • Meteorology,
  • Science / Meteorology,
  • Earth Sciences - Meteorology & Climatology,
  • Government policy,
  • Research,
  • Scientific bureaus,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10358476M
    ISBN 100309082560
    ISBN 109780309082563

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