Field book - Honduras, January and August 1995

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Creator

  • Lynch, James Francis, 1942-
  • Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Abstract

Field notes document the work of James Lynch in "El Cusuco" National Park [Cortés department, Honduras] during January 10 - 28 and August 13 - 18, 1995. Contains brochures and loose sheets with field notes. Field notes are dated, headed with location or route, followed by narrative style entries that describe travel details, names of colleagues, bird lists, and descriptions of field work. These include numbered locations with time of day, descriptions of netting, birds and their behavior, habitat, vegetation, and maps of netting sites with notations. Also includes tables of data for netting (species and quantity recorded per day) and species accounts.

Date Range

1995

Start Date

Jan 10, 1995

End Date

Aug 18, 1995

Access Information

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Topic

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

Place

  • Honduras
  • Cortés

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 12 Folder 19