Land cover/land use in Kiambu District



Publisher: Dept. of Resource Surveys and Remote Sensing, Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources in Nairobi, Kenya

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 22-24).

StatementHarrison Mukunda ... [et al.].
SeriesTechnical report -- no. 175
ContributionsMukunda, Harrison., Kenya. Dept. of Resource Surveys and Remote Sensing.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 24 p. :
Number of Pages24
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Open LibraryOL23225033M
LC Control Number2009349254

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