Baker Island, February 1967

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The field book was created for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program Southern Island Cruise 17, February 19, 1967. The field book by Frank Smith relates to bird banding return data collected on Baker Island (listing band numbers 587-83801 to 923-27600). Includes activity account (types and quantities of birds (adult and chick), eggs, and nests), data on presence of rodents, locations of bird populations, and shorebird count. Beginning has notes from travel completed in 1966.

Date Range


Start Date


End Date

Feb 19, 1967

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


  • Baker Island
  • United States


  • 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

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 59 Folder 1 Envelope 2