by European Environment Agency, Office for Official Publications of the European Communities in Copenhagen, Luxembourg .
Written in English
|Other titles||Demonstration of indicators and GIS methods|
|Statement||progress report of the DGVII-DGXI-Eurostat-EEA Working Group of the SEA of the TEN.|
|Series||Environmental issues series ;, no. 11, Environmental issues series (Copenhagen, Denmark) ;, no. 11.|
|Contributions||European Commission. Directorate-General Transport., European Commission. Directorate-General for Environment, Nuclear Safety, and Civil Protection., Statistical Office of the European Communities., European Environment Agency.|
|LC Classifications||GF91.E88 D48 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||53 p. :|
|Number of Pages||53|
|LC Control Number||98234484|
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