Sand-Johnston, October 1966-August 1968

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Abstract

This field book was created by Ralph W. Schreiber during his work with the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, 1968, on Johnston Island. The field notes include observations of flocks and birds in flight; observations of bird and chick behaviors; and bird counts. Birds mentioned include Sooty terns, Brown boobies, Wedge-tailed tropicbirds; Red-footed boobies, and Great frigatebirds.

Date Range

1968

Start Date

Jul 26, 1968

End Date

Aug 06, 1968

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Birds
  • Birds--Counting
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Johnston Island
  • United States
  • Hawaii

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

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 42 Folder 9