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Glacier Forelands – Unique Field Laboratories for the Study of Primary Succession of Plants

By Thomas Fickert

Submitted: December 21st 2016Reviewed: April 27th 2017Published: October 4th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.69479

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