SIC observation check-lists January - February 1967 (SIC 17)

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These are SIC #17 observation check-lists documenting birds seen January 9 - February 3, 1967, as part of Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program. Sheets list location (latitude and longitude, sometimes name of island in vicinity, though not always indicated), observer, date, time (started), time (ended), weather (includes sea conditions), miles, and hours. Below this information is a list of species followed by abundance (quantity), breeding (quantity), and remarks. Counts are totaled at the bottom of each sheets. There is also observation data on flocks. Includes Norturnal observations. Cruise left from Honolulu.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 09, 1967

End Date

Feb 03, 1967

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


North Pacific Ocean


  • 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 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 151 Folder 14