Michigan Birds, 1985 (1 of 2)

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Abstract

This is 1 of 2 folders including field notes, photographs and correspondence that document Walkinshaw's ornithological field work in Michigan, 1985. Includes a mix of bird counts (type, quantity, location, sometimes description of environment or condition); observations of birds' nests with dates and descriptions of vegetation, parents (appearance and behavior), eggs (quantity, measurements and characteristics); photographs of nests; diagrams of nest locations; and additional notes. Locations include but are not limited to counties in Michigan: Washtenaw, Jackson, Ingham, Shiawassee, Chippewa, and Newaygo.

Date Range

1985

Start Date

1985

End Date

1985

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Birds--Counting
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Ingham
  • United States
  • Shiawassee
  • Chippewa
  • Newaygo
  • Jackson
  • Washtenaw
  • Michigan

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Color photographs
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA Acc. 93-079

Collection name

Walkinshaw, Lawrence H, Lawrence H. Walkinshaw Papers, c. 1916-1991

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 5 Folder 12