Notebook of hydrographic data, apparently from Louisiana Oyster survey

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Abstract

The notebook records hydrographic data, apparently from Louisiana Oyster survey conducted by the United State Bureau of Fisheries, February 2 - 22, 1898. Data recorded includes location, date, station number, surface and bottom densities and temperatures, depth and nature of bottom. Locations in Louisiana include the vicinity of Cypremort Point, Karako Bay, and points in Saint Bernard.

Date Range

1898

Start Date

Feb 02, 1898

End Date

Feb 22, 1898

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Topic

  • Ostreidae
  • Oysters

Place

  • United States
  • Louisiana
  • Saint Bernard
  • Cypremort Point

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007184

Collection name

United States Bureau of Fisheries, Records, circa 1877-1948

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 17 Folder 1