Canton Island, 3/19/1975-3/20/1975; Enderbury Island, 3/20/1975, 4/2/1975; Birnie Island, 3/20/1975-3/22/1975

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Abstract

The notebook documents field work conducted by Roger Clapp on Enderbury, Birnie, Canton [Kanton] Islands, March 19 - 22, 1975. Pages are numbered (1 - 22). Entries are dated and include a combination of content. Some are narrative in style and include travel details, observations of birds (type, location, behavior, population estimates) and their nests. Some entries include band numbers and unidentified information. Most of the notebook is blank.

Date Range

1975

Start Date

Mar 19, 1975

End Date

Mar 22, 1975

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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 19