Stadel, Dennis L., 1964

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Abstract

This item consists of the photocopied field notes of Dennis L. Stadel created during his work with the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey in 1964. The field notes document Stadel's work counting, banding, and collecting birds in Hawaii and Midway Island. Represented to a lesser extent is Stadel's work observing, trapping, and conducting autopsies on rats and mice; and creating census counts of seals. Interspersed with field notes are personal travel accounts and reflections. Some drawings are included, possibly of bird burrows.

Date Range

1964

Start Date

May 31, 1964

End Date

Nov 02, 1964

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Rattus
  • Birds
  • Seals (Animals)
  • Sea birds
  • Ornithology
  • Ornithologists

Place

  • United States
  • Mokapu Point
  • Hawaii
  • Midway Islands

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU000245

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, records, circa 1961-1973, with data from 1923

Physical Description

1 field

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 27 Folder 14