Swamp sparrow census and historical data, summer 2000 (5)

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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 (open text), and notes that provide additional information about observations of species and habitat. Also includes maps with notations relating to historical data and lists of data points per observer. Some pages include latitude and longitude.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 01, 2000

End Date

Jul 31, 2000

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  • Animals
  • Migratory birds
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


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


  • 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


Box 9 Folder 7