Bold Corridor Project Confronts Political Reality

@article{Kaiser2001BoldCP,
  title={Bold Corridor Project Confronts Political Reality},
  author={Jocelyn Kaiser},
  journal={Science},
  year={2001},
  volume={293},
  pages={2196 - 2199}
}
  • J. Kaiser
  • Published 21 September 2001
  • Environmental Science
  • Science
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