Field book - Quintana Roo, Mexico, 1992-1993

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Abstract

Field notes document the work of James Lynch in Quintana Roo, Mexico, during 1992-1993. Contains postcards, notes, faxes sent, followed by field notes. These contain lists of data for point counts that list species, number of occurrences in burned and unburned forest, tables of data on mist-netting, and narrative style entries. These entries include travel details, work completed, notes on volunteers, and descriptions of field work. Field work description contains hand drawn maps of locations, lists of birds (common name) and quantity, and point count summaries. Also describes trip to El Salvador and Guatemala in 1993.

Date Range

1992-1993

Start Date

1992

End Date

1993

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Bird populations
  • Birds
  • Mist netting
  • Ornithology

Place

  • El Salvador
  • Guatemala
  • Mexico
  • Quintana Roo

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

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

Sublocation

Box 12 Folder 11