Field notes, Chiapas, Mexico, 1990

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Abstract

The notebook documents the field work of Russ Greenberg in Chiapas, Mexico, October 19 - 26, 1990. Entries vary in content and structure. First entries related to sparrow experiments during June 1990. Subsequent entries are dated, sometimes headed with location information, and are narrative in structure. They describe travel details including time of day, daily activities, followed by bird lists. Lists include common name, quantity, sex, and habitat. At the end of the journal is a list of predictions as of October 26 for birds and habitat.

Date Range

1990

Start Date

Jun 12, 1990

End Date

Oct 26, 1990

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Migratory birds
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Mexico
  • Chiapas

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-179

Collection name

Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center Research Records, 1969-2011

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 3 Folder 6