Oahu to Howland, May - June 1965 (R. S. Standen)

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Abstract

These are observation check-lists documenting birds seen April 30 - May 6, 1965, as part of Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program. Sheets list location (latitude and longitude, or island in the vicinity), observer, date, time (started), time (ended), and weather (includes sea conditions). Observer is Standen. There are also notes on distance. Below this information is a list of species followed by abundance (quantity), breeding (quantity), and remarks. There are totals for birds at the bottom of sheets. Locations are in the vicinity of the Oahu and Howland Island.

Date Range

1965

Start Date

Apr 30, 1965

End Date

May 06, 1965

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Marshall Islands
  • 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 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 152 Folder 19