Sand-Johnston, October 1966-August 1968

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Creator

Harrington, B. A.

Abstract

This record refers to 5 field books created by B. A. Harrington during his work with the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program on Sand Island, 1968. Envelope 1 contains a field book with nest data; and bird banding data (listing band numbers 565-12022 to 933-91445). Envelope 2 contains a field book with egg and nest observations; egg measurements; and banding data (listing band numbers 535-13529 to 903-97605). Envelope 3 contains a field book with general notes; nest, egg, and chick counts; and banding data (listing band numbers 753-13567 to 933-98835). Envelope 4 contains a field book with notes on social behaviors of birds; nest data; and chick counts. Envelope 5 contains a field book with nest observations and nest data.

Date Range

1968

Start Date

Mar 02, 1968

End Date

Jul 16, 1968

Access Information

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Topic

  • Bird banding
  • Birds
  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Hawaii
  • Johnston Island
  • Sand Island

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

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

5 field books

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 42 Folder 7