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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Environmental Awareness Program
Dates:
circa 1977-1990
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-031
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records from the International Center, Office of Environmental Awareness (OEA), concerning the following: Environmental Activities Report, a survey document covering the Smithsonian's environmental research activities; Media and Environmental Conference, held at the Smithsonian Institution in September 1989, whi...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Biological Diversity Program. Biological Dynamics of Forest Fragments Project
Dates:
1976, 1978-1991
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 93-083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Biological Dynamics of Forest Fragments Project - BDFF (formerly the Minimum Critical Size of Ecosystems Project - MCS), headed by Richard O. Bierregaard. Included are research proposals, budget information, correspondence and resumes from researchers, and incoming and outgoi...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Biological Diversity Program. Biological Dynamics of Forest Fragments Project
Dates:
circa 1977-1990
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-135
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Biological Dynamics of Forest Fragments Project (formerly the Minimum Critical Size of Ecosystems Project), headed by Richard O. Bierregaard. Included are proposals and grant information and correspondence and correspondence between Bierregaard and Thomas E. Lovejoy. Many ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Biodiversity Program
Dates:
circa 1980-1991
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-125
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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 ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Biological Diversity Program. Biological Dynamics of Forest Fragments Project
Dates:
circa 1979-1989
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-124
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the Biological Dynamics of Forest Fragments Project (BDFF - formerly the Minimum Critical Size of Ecosystems Project), headed by Project Director Richard O. Bierregaard. A joint venture in conjunction with the World Wildlife Fund, the Smithsonian Institution, and the Instituto Nacional de Pes...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. International Center
Dates:
1986-1994
Size:
8.5 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that pertain to the planning, coordination and funding for Nuestros Bosques, Nuestros Herencia (Our Forests, Our Heritage) a traveling educational exhibit about tropical rainforests in the Americas. The exhibit was cooperatively produced by teams from other Latin American countries, and it was developed ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Environmental Awareness Program
Dates:
circa 1985-1991
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-091
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document three projects by the Environmental Awareness Program. First is a report produced for the Rockefeller Foundation concerning efforts by museums to promote environmental awareness. Records concerning this report include drafts of lectures and the report itself as well as background and conference ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1988
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-206
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audio and video recordings created during the production of the video, "The Reel Jungle." "The Reel Jungle," 1988, was a companion film to the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service exhibition, "Tropical Rainforests: A Disappearing Treasure," which showed the myths and misconceptions that artists a...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1912-1965
Size:
14.15 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (26 document boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 135
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Because the Smithsonian's relations to STRI have been both longstanding and various, STRI files are scattered through the records of the Secretary's office. The earliest STRI files in this unit have been interfiled with newer records or pulled forward, where they dealt with ongoing problems at the facility, so that no original order remains. ...

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Creators:
United States. Canal Zone Biological Area, Barro Colorado Island
Dates:
1918-1964
Size:
6.5 cu. ft. (13 document boxes) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 134
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the creation and development of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, from preliminary discussions in 1918 to the selection of a site on, and reservation of, Barro Colorado Island in 1923, and its subsequent development as a center for research into the ecology of the American tropics. The records include cor...

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