Southern Island Cruise 13, March-May 1966

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Creator

  • Smith, Frank
  • Thompson, Max C.
  • Crossin, Richard S.

Abstract

This record refers to 3 field books created for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program Southern Island Cruise 13, in 1966 on McKean Island. Envelope 1 contains a field book by Frank Smith that includes bird banding data (listing band numbers 712-00521 to 863-50500). Envelope 2 contains a field book by Max C. Thompson that includes bird banding data (listing band numbers 565-17110 to 863-46392); nest counts; and shorebird counts. Envelope 3 contains a field book by Max C. Thompson and Richard S. Crossin. The field book includes bird banding data (listing band numbers 568-71050 to 863-49870).

Date Range

1966

Start Date

Apr 17, 1966

End Date

Apr 18, 1966

Access Information

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Topic

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

Place

  • Kiribati
  • McKean Atoll; McKean 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

3 field books

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 51 Folder 11