Southern Island Cruise 9, September-November 1965

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Abstract

This record refers to 3 field books created for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program Southern Island Cruise 9, in 1965. Envelope 1 contains a field book by Paul W. Woodward from his work on Hull Island (Orona). The field book includes banding data (listing band numbers 753-51551 to 893-63888); and a list of molt data observations for Sooty terns. Envelope 2 contains a field book by Kenneth E. Amerman from his work on Phoenix Island (Rawaki). The field book includes bird banding data (listing band numbers 544-12930 to 893-46700)and nest counts. Envelope 3 contains a field book by Robert R. Fleet that includes nest counts and general notes from work conducted on Phoenix Island (Rawaki).

Date Range

1965

Start Date

Sep 24, 1965

End Date

Sep 30, 1965

Access Information

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Topic

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

Place

  • Orona
  • Rawaki
  • Kiribati

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 48 Folder 9