Swamp sparrow census and historical data, summer 2000 (2)

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Abstract

The field data documents the work of Russell Greenberg for a coastal plain swamp sparrow survey the mid-Atlantic region including New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware during June and July 2000. Pre-printed sheets include name (location), sometimes date, time of day, name of observer, location code, weather (sky code, wind code, temp.), table of terms describing habitat (non-marsh, open water, mud flat/beach, shrub, phragmites, reed/rush/grass, other), list of marsh bird species and quantity, non-marsh bird species and quantity, map with notations regarding landmarks and species observed, detailed description of point, and notes that provide additional information about observations of species and habitat.

Date Range

2000

Start Date

Jun 01, 2000

End Date

Jul 31, 2000

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Migratory birds
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Delaware
  • Maryland
  • Virginia
  • New Jersey

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-179

Collection name

Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center Research Records, 1969-2011

Physical Description

field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 9 Folder 4