Oregon ground squirrel and sage rat
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Oregon ground squirrel and sage rat by G. F. Sykes

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Published by Oregon Agricultural College, Extension Service in Corvallis, OR .
Written in English


  • Rodenticides.,
  • Ground squirrels -- Control.

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Statementby G.F. Sykes.
SeriesCir -- 71., Circular (Oregon Agricultural College. Extension Service) -- 71.
ContributionsOregon Agricultural College. Extension Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 leaf ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17725905M

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