Laysan, 1967

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Abstract

The black and white photographs document field work completed during the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, September 1967. Photograph captions list description, location, and negative number, date, and photographer. The photographs were taken by D. I. Hoff and C. A. Ely, R. B. Clapp. Subject matter includes images of flocks of birds around lagoon, various individual birds of various ages (Great Frigatebird, Wedge-tailed Shearwater, Blue-faced Booby, Fairy Tern, Black Noddy) in habitat, vegetation (types), Green Sea Turtle, and camp.

Date Range

1967

Start Date

Aug 31, 1967

End Date

Aug 31, 1967

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Laysan Island
  • United States
  • Hawaii

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

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 223 Folder 15