Sand-Johnston, September 1968-June 1969

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Abstract

This record refers to 3 field books created during work for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program on Johnston Island in 1969. Envelope 1 contains a field book by Philip C. Shelton that includes field notes with bird observations; seal observations; bird counts; egg measurements; and banding data (including band numbers 535-13515 to 933-65417). Envelope 2 contains a field book by Philip C. Shelton that includes chick and egg counts; and bird banding data (including band numbers 615-19284 to 943-93676). Envelope 3 contains a field book by L. N. Huber that includes banding data lists, some with coloring notations (band numbers 587-92334 to 993-22000).

Date Range

1969

Start Date

Jan 24, 1969

End Date

Jun 28, 1969

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Topic

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

3 field books

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 43 Folder 2