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Bird Migration Card from Dust Bowl
Bird Migration Card from Dust Bowl
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Title: Bird Migration Card from Dust Bowl

Description: Data From this Card:

Name of Bird: Mallard
Locality: Wiseton Saskatchewan 
Observer: Mrs. Mary E M. Dickson
First Seen: 7th
Number Seen: 12
Next Seen: April 8, over 100 seen
Became Common:
Last Seen:
Common or Rare: Common
Breeds: No
Notes: Our lake went dry in 1936 and no water ran into it in 1937 so duck, geese and swans did not remain. I have no record of them on the fall migration.


Date Taken: 1937

Photographer Email:
Photographer Organization: USGS

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Please visit the USGS Bird Phenology Program for more information. 

File Details:
Type: JPEG image - 51.00 KB
Dimensions: 423 x 177

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