Field notebooks, 1980-1983 : 1-8-82 to 3-23-82

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Creator

Eike, James W.

Abstract

This field book contains field notes on birds taken from 8 January to 23 March 1982. Notes contain daily lists of various birds spotted in Virginia. Most of the birds listed were observed at Eike's home on 6207 Newman Road, Fairfax or in the surrounding area. Crows along Colchester Road near Braddock Road and gulls along Clifton Road are also included. Birds sighted in other locations may also be included. Notes often include weather and temperature information, quantity, sometimes time spotted, and the sex of the birds. Legend on the verso of the cover: triangle -- bird seen in triangle; "s" – singing; “c” – calling; “L” – local.

Date Range

1982

Start Date

Jan 08, 1982

End Date

Mar 23, 1982

Access Information

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Topic

  • Bird watching
  • Bird watchers
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Fairfax
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007342

Collection name

James W. Eike papers, 1927, 1950-1983

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 13