USGS - science for a changing world

USGS Multimedia Gallery

Maps, Imagery, and Publications Hazards Newsroom Education Jobs Partnerships Library About USGS Social Media

:
Multimedia Gallery Home | Photos

Bird Migration Card from Dust Bowl
Bird Migration Card from Dust Bowl
Thumbnail Medium Original

Details

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.

Location:

Date Taken: 1937

Photographer:
Photographer Email:
Photographer Organization: USGS


Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.

Source:

Please visit the USGS Bird Phenology Program for more information. 

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

Suggest an update to the information/tags?


Tags: bird citizen ecosystems historical phenology science

 

 

Browse More: Photo Collections | Photo Sets

 

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: http://www.usgs.gov/photos/default.asp?p=02_21_2014_fKam1QP108_02_21_2014_0
Page Contact Information: Image Gallery Webmaster
Page Last Modified: Thursday, May 22, 2014