Goldman, E. A., California, December 1930 - January 1931
Mammal Section, Bird and Mammal Labs, Fish and Wildlife Service, US Department of the Interior, Division of Mammals
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Goldman, Edward Alphonso, 1873-1946
The journal documents the field work of Edward A. Goldman in California, December 16, 1930 - January 28, 1931. Entries are dated and sometimes headed with location. Subject matter covers observations of wildlife (mammals, types including coyotes, bears, skunk; abundance) per station location, poison lines, terrain and vegetation, trapping, summaries of local individual's observations and knowledge of sites, flora, and fauna. There are significant extent discussing coyote population management, behavior (feeding and impressions of), and habitat. Includes contacts and information for individuals summarized. Location information is often specified by name of ranch. Locations include Bakersfield, Placerville, Fresno to Madera, California.
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