ATF Trip #2 : Hawaii, 6/7/1963-6/25/1963, Phoenix Islands, 7/6/1963-7/16/1963

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Abstract

The field book documents the field work of Roger Clapp in Hawaiian Islands and Phoenix Islands, June 7 - 25, July 7 - 16, 1963. Work was completed for the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey. The book includes entries that are dated, and include location, bird band number ranges and related information (type, age, whether nesting). There are also counts of eggs, notes on band recovery, unfinished strings, and nesting data. There are hand written maps with locations of birds indicated. These include French Frigate Shoals, East Island, Whale Island, Southeast Island, Howland Island, and Enderbury Island.

Date Range

1963

Start Date

Jun 07, 1963

End Date

Jul 16, 1963

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Enderbury Atoll
  • French Frigate Shoals
  • United States
  • Hawaiian Islands
  • Howland Island
  • Rawaki

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 13-027

Collection name

National Ecology Research Center (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) Field Research Records, 1963-1975, 1988-1989

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 1