Field book - Australia (Western Australia and New South Wales), September-October 1990

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Field notes document the work of James Lynch in Western Australia and New South Wales during September 4 to October 28, 1990. The notebook contains travel details, hand drawn diagrams with notations, and notes on field work. These contain observations of birds (type, age, sex, quantity), description of habitat, time of day, notes on bird banding, and the use of transmitters. Some entries contain narrative style content about work completed. At the end of the volume are tables of observation data from a census.

Date Range


Start Date

Sep 04, 1990

End Date

Oct 28, 1990

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  • Animals
  • Bird populations
  • Bird banding
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Western Australia
  • New South Wales
  • Australia


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 17-003

Collection name

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Research Records, 1964-1999

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 12 Folder 3