Landscape Ecology, Cross-disciplinarity, and Sustainability Science

@article{Wu2006LandscapeEC,
  title={Landscape Ecology, Cross-disciplinarity, and Sustainability Science},
  author={Jianguo Wu},
  journal={Landscape Ecology},
  year={2006},
  volume={21},
  pages={1-4}
}
  • Jianguo Wu
  • Published 2006
  • Sociology
  • Landscape Ecology
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