Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of Natural History. Biodiversity Program
Program Records, circa 1980-1991
This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Biological Diversity Program's BIOLAT (Biological Diversity in Tropical Latin America) project. BIOLAT is a joint program between the Smithsonian and Man and the Biosphere (a program of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization), and is concerned with training, research, and public education on biodiversity in the Amazonian rain forest. Materials include budget proposals, resumes of applicants, evaluations from field expedition participants, annual reports, lists of workshop participants, and correspondence (much of it generated by Terry L. Erwin, Director of the BIOLAT program).
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Erwin, Terry L., 1940-
- National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Biological Diversity of Tropical Latin America
- U.S. National Committee for Man and the Biosphere
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 92-125, National Museum of Natural History. Biodiversity Program, Program Records