Kure, June 1968-June 1969

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Abstract

This record refers to 3 field books of Paul W. Woodward and 1 field book of R. L. Brownell, Jr., from their work with the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program on Kure Island, June-August 1968. Envelope 1 contains a field book by Paul W. Woodward with nest and egg counts; and banding data (listing band numbers 773-19467 to 913-73213). Envelope 2 contains a field book by Woodward with chick and egg counts; maps of roosts; nest measurements; and egg measurements. Envelope 3 contains a field book by Woodward with egg counts; egg measurements; nest measurements; and roost maps. Some banding data is also included (band numbers 587-85660 to 767-47479). Envelope 4 contains a field book by R. L. Brownell, Jr. with seal data and counts; and descriptive field notes on seal behaviors.

Date Range

1968

Start Date

Jun 05, 1968

End Date

Aug 13, 1968

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Bird banding
  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Birds
  • Seals (Animals)
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Kure Atoll
  • United States
  • Hawaii

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA RU000245

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, records, circa 1961-1973, with data from 1923

Physical Description

4 field books

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 40 Folder 1