Enderbury Island, 4/18/1971-4/21/1971

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Abstract

The notebook documents field work conducted by Roger Clapp on Enderbury Island, April 18 - 21, 1971. Pages are numbered (24 - 57). Entries are dated and list band number and unidentified abbreviations of information. On page 36 there is a list of abbreviations and meanings for subsequent table of information on egg floatation. Entries after this vary in content, but include a combination of information about eggs, nests, environment, bird banding and returns, as well as narrative explanations of work completed. A portion of the notebook is blank.

Date Range

1971

Start Date

Apr 18, 1971

End Date

Apr 21, 1971

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Enderbury Atoll
  • Kiribati

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 2 Folder 11