Birnie Island, 5/30/1973-6/18/1973

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Abstract

The notebook documents field work conducted by Roger Clapp on Birnie Atoll, May 30 - June 18, 1973. Pages are numbered (42 - 110). Includes comments on Canton by Tech Sarg Gary Aslin. Entries are dated and written as a series of short notes describing nest counts, location and behavior of birds and other wildlife, band numbers, and summaries. A portion the notebook is blank.

Date Range

1973

Start Date

May 30, 1973

End Date

Jun 18, 1973

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Birnie Atoll
  • Kiribati
  • Kanton

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 14