Polochic Coffee Project (Robert Reitsma), 1994-1995

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The notebook documents the field work of Robert Reitsma on the Polochic Coffee Project in Guatemala, during 1994-1995. There are notes inside the front cover regarding contact information and notes about work to be completed. Field work related to birds behavior in habitat composed of coffee plantations along the Polochic River in Guatemala. Entries are numbered and list characteristics and measurements of vegetation and habitat as well as birds present. Some entries include additional notes. There are a few notes interspersed that discuss possible follow-on research topics. Also includes a list of expenses.

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  • Animals
  • Migratory birds
  • Birds
  • Plants
  • Coffee
  • Ornithology
  • Botany


  • Guatemala
  • Polochic, Río


  • 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


Box 3 Folder 8