Field Notes, POBSP, Shelton, Volume 67

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Volume 67 are the journal and species accounts of Phillip C. Shelton completed for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, in Sand-Johnston, February 2 - September 23, 1967. This is a typed copy of the original journal. Dated entries describe weather; daily work sometimes with time of day; descriptions of characteristics and behaviors of individual and groups of shore and pelagic birds, their nests and eggs with references to band numbers headed with type of bird; references to FIC staff; and bird counts with reference island locations (i.e. guywire). Format of data tables for counts is same as Shelton's other journal for POBSP. Includes maps with notes. Includes locations on Oahu, and North Island [Akau].

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 02, 1967

End Date

Sep 23, 1967

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Birds at (202) 633-0794 to make an appointment.


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


  • United States
  • Sand Island
  • Johnston Atoll
  • Hawaii
  • Oahu


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

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 volume

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Birds


Volume 67