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Emergy analysis of cropping-grazing system in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China


  • Zhang, L.X.
  • Yang, Z.F.
  • Chen, G.Q.


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  • Zhang, L.X. & Yang, Z.F. & Chen, G.Q., 2007. "Emergy analysis of cropping-grazing system in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 35(7), pages 3843-3855, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:enepol:v:35:y:2007:i:7:p:3843-3855

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