Tuxson, FFS, August 1966

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This memoranda book contains bird banding lists and bird population counts of R. W. Tuxson, from his work with the Pacific Ocean Biological Survey in 1966. Banding lists include band numbers 645-05301 to 923-18900. Other lists indicate bird counts, nest counts, and some turtle and seal counts, with tally marks. Activities were conducted in French Frigate Shoals, including East Island, Tern Island, Trig Island, and Whale Island. Tuxson indicates that he worked with Harrington, and some data is entered only in Harrington's memoranda book.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 11, 1966

End Date

Sep 01, 1966

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  • Animals
  • Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program
  • Birds
  • Birds--Counting
  • Ornithology


  • French Frigate Shoals
  • United States
  • Hawaii


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU000245

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History, Pacific Ocean Biological Survey Program, records, circa 1961-1973, with data from 1923

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 32 Folder 9