Southern Island Cruise 8, January-March 1965

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Creator

  • Huber, L. N.
  • Stadel, Dennis L.
  • Sibley, Fred C.

Abstract

This record refers to 3 field books created for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program Southern Island Cruise 8, in 1965. Envelope 1 contains a field book by L. N. Huber that includes banding data (listing band numbers 753-06613 to 853-41300) collected on Starbuck Island. Envelope 2 contains a field book by Fred C. Sibley that includes shorebird counts and and general notes from work conducted on Caroline Island. Envelope 3 contains a field book by Dennis L. Stadel from his work on Long Island, Caroline Island. The field book includes a list of birds, rats, and crabs observed on the island; banding data for Sooty terns (853-14001 to 853-15000); and some general notes.

Date Range

1965

Start Date

Jun 17, 1965

End Date

Jun 22, 1965

Access Information

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Topic

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

Place

  • Kiribati
  • Caroline Atoll ; Caroline Island
  • Starbuck

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 47 Folder 7