Burckhalter, David L., 1967

ID: SIA RU000245

Creator: Burckhalter, David L.

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1967

Citation: National Museum of Natural History, Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, records, circa 1961-1973, with data from 1923

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Abstract

This item consists of photocopied field notes taken by David L. Burckhalter in 1967 as part of his work with the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey. The notes include sequential entries that document his observations of birds on Southeast Island, Pearl and Hermes Reef, and Lisianski Island. There are references to several bird species including Albatross and Blue-faced Boobies. Also included is a sheet of data on Christmas Island Shearwaters.

Date Range

1967

Start Date

May 06, 1967

End Date

Jun 12, 1967

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Birds
  • Sea birds
  • Ornithology
  • Ornithologists

Place

  • Lisianski Island
  • United States
  • Hawaii
  • Pearl and Hermes Reef

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

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 24 Folder 13