Southern Island Cruise 14, July-August 1966

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Creator

  • Crossin, Richard S.
  • Hoff, D. I.
  • Huber, L. N.

Abstract

This record refers to 3 field books created for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program Southern Island Cruise 14, in 1966 on Howland Island. Envelope 1 contains a field book by Richard S. Crossin that includes bird banding data (listing band numbers 587-83522 to 953-29000); Sooty tern egg measurements; a description of methodology for conducting Sooty tern nest counts; and Sooty tern nest counts. Envelope 2 contains a field book by D. I. Hoff that includes bird banding data (listing band numbers 723-61600 to 953-0600). Envelope 3 contains a field book by L. N. Huber that includes bird banding data (listing band numbers 723-61001 to 953-10500); and observations of Blue-faced booby pair with young.

Date Range

1966

Start Date

Jul 12, 1966

End Date

Jul 21, 1966

Access Information

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Topic

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

Place

  • United States
  • Howland 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 52 Folder 11