Enderbury Island, 5/31/1973-6/1/1973

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Abstract

The notebook documents field work conducted by Roger Clapp on Enderbury Island, May 31 - June 1, 1973. Pages are numbered (111 - 141). Also includes notes on Hull Island [Orona]. Entries are dated and contain a variety of content. Some are narrative in style, describing work completed, details about environment, counts and descriptions of birds and nests. Other entries are list of numbers (possibly band numbers), locations, and unidentified data. A portion of the notebook is blank.

Date Range

1973

Start Date

May 31, 1973

End Date

Jun 01, 1973

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Enderbury Atoll
  • Orona
  • 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 15