Reuniting Finley and Bohlman

Banding waterfowl

Title
Banding waterfowl
LC Subject
Bird banding
Repository
Oregon State University. Libraries
Creator
Finley, William L. (William Lovell), 1876-1953
Description
Manuscript that reveals the previously held belief that all birds migrate south. Through tracking the banded birds, it was discovered that birds seek the areas where food is abundant, regardless of direction. The document describes the discovery that the drop in the bird population was due to the destruction of their breeding grounds.
Work Type
manuscripts (documents) typescripts
Date
1930/1939
Rights
Rights Reserved - Free Access
Local Collection Name
William L. Finley Papers, 1899-1946 (MSS Finley)
Type
Text
Format
application/pdf
Set
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center Reuniting Finley and Bohlman
Primary Set
Reuniting Finley and Bohlman
Is Part Of
Series 1: Manuscripts; Box 2, folder 6: Manuscripts: Typescripts, circa 1930s
Institution
Oregon State University