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Programme on Man and the Biosphere (MAB)

Programme on Man and the Biosphere (MAB)

regional meeting on integrated ecological research and training needs in North East Africa and in the Near and Middle East, with emphasis on the ecological effects of irrigation derived from large river basins, Alexandria, 24-27 February, 1976 : final report

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Published in [ ] : Unesco, 1978 .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementorganized jointly by Unesco and UNEP.
SeriesMAB report series ; no. 40
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 83/4726 (T)
The Physical Object
Pagination77 p. ; 30 cm.
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4766191M
LC Control Number78113663

National Report of Activities – Man and the Biosphere Programme Canada The Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme was established in Canada in and its first biosphere reserve (BR), Mont Saint-Hilaire, was established in Today there are 18 BRs in Canada and two regions aspiring to become BRs. In , Lanzarote was designated a Biosphere Reserve by the Man and Biosphere UNESCO program, and it is a founding member of the World Network of Islands and Coastal Zones, created in Lanzarote exemplifies issues related to marine debris for several reasons: (1) from the oceanographic perspective, it is strategically positioned in the.


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