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Audubon Florida Records, 1900-1970, Box 3 Folder 10 : Warden Reports, Okeechobee Lake - Kissimmee Prairie, 1936-1942

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Title:
Audubon Florida Records, 1900-1970, Box 3 Folder 10 : Warden Reports, Okeechobee Lake - Kissimmee Prairie, 1936-1942
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Audubon Florida
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Tampa, Florida
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University of South Florida
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1 folder
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Box 3 Folder 10

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Audubon societies -- Diaries ( lcsh )
Ecology -- Florida ( lcsh )
History -- Gulf Coast (Fla.) -- 20th century ( lcsh )

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Abstract:
The daily journals of Audubon wardens and statewide reports on certain sites and projects cover activities from 1900 to 1970, with most of the materials concentrated between the 1930s and 1950s.

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University of South Florida
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University of South Florida
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032958557 ( ALEPH )
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A47-00079 ( USF DOI )
a47.79 ( USF Handle )

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Audubon Florida Records, 1900-1970

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY Report weathe r conditions; areas patrolled; hours and minutes spent patrolling; amount of gaso line, oil or parts purchased or taken aboard; numbers and names of boats met with; names of per sons met with in sanctuary areas or taken along. Mention any unusual happenings; any disturbance of birds or other wildlife; estimate numbers and kinds of birds observed at roosting, feeding or nesting oncentrations. Date ........................ ..... to .,QW&ng)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY ll30 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. NOTE: Report weather conditions; areas patrolled; hours and minutes spent patrolling; amount of gaso line, oil or parts purchase d or taken aboard; numbers and names of boats met with; names of per sons met with in sanctuary areas or taken along. Mention any unusual happenings; any disturbance of birds or other wildlife; estimate numbers and kinds of birds observed at roosting, feeding or nesting concentrations Date .. J'y 14.... ... '-' ............... .... '7n y I q l') el 'jr)y s e; a '1 f>Q v 1 0 J-JkobolMq y,' s il-ccl /-Jrn ..f),,t Q h c{ tv k ii.. u o..J..ft, o,.ly S/oo f a.-...,cf .Pall L ;.J.t, )'yjo-hv rl,c mtrfov i>Qdt..1 Smast," J f-17(5 Lo.ff f, ndeY, h/tSh-/. ..fo ./-'7cs d10 .. P,n4ev ')Jq,'l wt:1s Yoh-tovc:J pu/ ,.'1 J"',PL/h/s

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY SANCTUARY (or general area) ..... ...... u.Q-yo.Q. .............................. ......... STATE. ... D6j;l.o.v .. i .CO..Q ..... .............. .............................................. .. INCLUSIVE DATES .... .J.. .. .... ?.., ........ C, ... Y. .. S.4. .$.r. ...... .. 1130 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. NOTE: Report weathe r conditions; areas patrolled; hours and minutes spent patrolling; amount of gaso line, oil or parts purchas e d or taken aboard; numbers and names of boats met with; names of per sons met with in sanctuary areas or taken along. Mention any unusual happenings; any disturbance of birds or othe r wildlife; estimate numbers and kinds of birds observed at roosting, feeding or nesting concentrations. ..... 3, .... Q.(!t. .. 1 ...... C .S.: ............ T. o WGCI ov ho S tS W tJ 1'1 C C
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WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NAT IONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY 1130 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY (or general area) : T.llMPIJ ..... JJ/l. Y .... /J/1/l ......... ..................... .......... ... ................ ................. ............................ ...... INCLUSIVE DATES ... l.0...-::: .... 2. ... ./.. ...... ./:J..U .. 'f .. Ctl. .. S.f ...... J...9.. .. (. S-NOTE: R eport weathe r conditions; areas patrolled; hours and minutes spent patrolling; amoun t o f gas o line, oil or parts purchase d or taken aboard; numbers and names o f boats met with; names o f p e r sons m e t with in sanctuary areas or taken along. Mention any unusu a l happenings; any disturban c e of birds or othe r wildlife; estimate numbers and kinds o f birds observed a t r oostin g, feeding o r nes ting concentrations. Date .. Sl( n .... LS: .... ....... ... S. .......... Ji bettu..7 ;Jul Ja.1 OYi l3a'i. 'JkeY6 qye sf, 'LL a 11 Yl1 c oL1. :fi
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/ WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY h J Wi' ll3 0 Fifth Avenue New York N. Y. SANCTUARY (or general area) .. .. ........... ..... ....... ..................... .... ... STATE .... .... ..... 'J!-k .... ..... .... ... ........... ............... .... ....... .............. .. ., -INCLUS IVE DATES ... .................... ............. /...) NOTE: Report weath e r conditions ; a r eas patrolled; hours and minute s spent patrolling; amount of ga s o line, o i l or parts purchase d or taken aboard; num b e r s and n ames of boats met with; names of per sons m e t with in sanctuary areas or t a k e n along. M ention any unusual happenings; any disturbance of birds o r othe r wildlife; e stimate numbers and kinds of birds observed at roosting, feeding or n esting conce ntrations A th d.,.of:,a;,.v a,,d Mv/U<, tk /J Date ...................................... .................................................... E a c;j1arden s i gn or initial here: A!f k dL?k& Date .............. ............................. ....................................... ....... 2 M 9 6 1 -CP (Use additional s h eet to avoid crowding)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY 1130 Fifth A venue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY (or general area) ....... ,1 ... c.f}y6:q:;,::.: ... .................. STATE ... /.J.o..v.. ,'..J .c; ......... .......................... ................................ .. INCLUSIVE DATES ... .... Ji.U.j .. t ....... ... Jj .. ... Sop.1 ..... .J. f (, S NOTE: Report weathe r conditions ; areas patrolled; hours and minutes spent patrolling; amount of gaso line, oil or parts purchase d or taken aboard; numbers and names of boats met with; names of per sons m e t with in sanctuary areas or taken along. Mention any unusual happenings; any disturbance of birds or othe r wildlife; e stimate numbers and kinds of birds observed at roosting, feeding or nesting concentra lions. Date ... ?.J1..Q. h...... .. P...... .. .. ........ CJ:...... c i (!) \/ e a 'Y 6 p 6 v f rJ 4 J/YJQ YI W 4 .s S hcof, ,,.,,'} csu JJ.s a/. q r6 q J4,,.,..p., 1 f6J o v,.e/ r:f!Ju1AJ Q. f6li.ow 1.AJ1f4 a "rufle, CL01VvioJ he. W-GeivE; -/-he f6lLow fhal fh'5$tr S"'ll) pvo/Lq e o 9 os -1-t, ha,ve b een 9 ,'v i n'l 1-i a '7f.JJ2 w()11k. : ""j ovcv, -rhe 1341-wo.f6-vJ o.-v6 8./-,'LL wq,y)+j anJ C\ \IE no Lv 6J ./-c Cf f o/
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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY ll30 Fifth Avenue,. New York, N. Y. a SANCTUARY (or general .......... ................................ STATE ....... ...................................................... .. INCLUSIVE DATES ...... ... ... l .......... .......... .. NOTE: Report weather conditions; areas patrolled; hours and minutes spent patrolling; amount of gaso line, oil or 'parts purchase d or taken aboard; numbers and names of boats met with; names of per sons met with in sanctuary areas or taken along. Mention any unusual happenings; any disturbance of birds or other wildlife; estimate numbers and kinds of birds observed at roosting, feeding or nesting concentrations. 'Ii' ... Date .............................................................................................. 2M61-CP (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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' ( Weekly Report of Ki s simmee Prairie Warden, Marvin Chandler January 15-21 1936 January 1 5 Hi ghlands County (West of Cornwell, Fla.) Traveled: 40 miles 3 Carcara nests 1 Owl 25 Crc..nes 40 wood Ibis 75 White Ibis. January 16 / Okeech abee County Traveled: 30 miles 1 Carcara nest 8 Burrowing Ovrls 1 0 Cranes 75 E rets, 15 Ward -Herons, 60 White Ibis, 3 0 Wood Ibis. January 17 Kissimmee Prairie Tra v eled: 45 mileB January 18 3 C a rcara nests :Surro vring Ow ls 2 0 Cranes 8 W rd-Herons, 17 E grets, 100 hite Ibis, 40 Arcadia Road Traveled: 80 miles 15 Cranes 10 Carcaras 8 Burrowing Owls 50 'lhite Ibis 7 H avrks

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-2J anuar::tl9 O keechabee County Traveled: 45 miles 25 Cra n e s 8 C arcara s 25 E grets 1 0 Wardherons January 20 Fish Branch Island Traveled: 50 miles l Burrowing Ovrl nest 800 Cranes 7 300 W hite Ibis, 200 Wood Ibis, 1 0 W a r d-herons, 6 Hawks, 40 E grets Jan-q ary 21 ,,.. Traveled: 30 miles 2 Carca r a s 4 Cr anes 6 W ard-Herons, 30 White Ibis, 6 H a w ks, 30 E grets

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c 0 p y REPOR T I (January 22-29) I spent t his wee k out on t h e Pea Vine Junction t eritory. Have r e c orded quiet a f e w nests, traveled (200) two hundred miles. Owin g t o t he heavy r ain f all the birds are a little l ate nesting I am assured o f the cooperation of the n tive collectors I am look i n g for dwa r d to your visit d o w n he r e a gain. Yours very truly (signe d ) Marvin Chandler

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J anuary v3 .................... Weekly Report of Ki ssimmee Prairie l arden, M rvin Chandler J nuary 23 -February 11, 19 36 I s t app o g a Island Traveled: 3 0 miles l C nest in pal m 1 Burrowinh O u l on p r airie 1 Bad Eagle nest in cypre s 1 Grent ( HornedJO 1 nest in dead palm. -January 4 K issimmee Prairie T r a vele : 40 miles J anua .ry 2 5 2 C a r a c a r s in marsh 1 Burrowing O l on orairi e 1 Ea le i n pine, 1 o 1 1 .!1..st i n dead palm, 2 H a ks in ammoc k Crane Ponds ( Fish Branc') Tr v e led: 20 miles J onuary 26 600 Cranes (roost) 1 0 C arac ras 8 Burroving Orls 150 E g r e t s Wood I b i s 7 5 100 Tlhite I b i s 6 Rawl-cs KisRimmee Prairie Tr veled : 50 miles J anuary 2 7 Care ras in uo n d Burrowing 0 1 1 i n Prairie Cra n e nes t i n ond 4 7 a r d Heron in uond, 3 in oar, l Eagle on Pine I sland P e vine Junction nd Fort Drum T r a veled: 35 miles

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Report, M rvin C h n dler 2 Janu ary 27 (cont' d ) 1 Crrcara in pond 1 C r ne*O nest T Burro 111ing 0\'71 in Prairie January 28 Peavin Junction & Blue Cypr ess 'l'r veled: J nuary 29 1 C r a c r nest in bay tree 1 Burrowing Owl on Prairie 1 Crone nest, no eggs Herons in. po n d Pe avine a n d Lake Walls Tra veled: 80 miles Jan. 23-Feb.11, 1936 Let a t P e vine Junction R E Padgett of Okeechobee, Fla n d Charlie Padgett -St te G e 1a rdens of O keechobee, F a and John Graham a n d Frcn k Talkins of Sebring Fla. J anuar_y 30 Pe ave Junction Traveled : 7 5 n iles Janu ry 3 1 2 C a r a c e.r nes'tB in palrn 1 C .ra c ara nest in bay tree 1 B a r d nest i n dead grass p o n 4 a r d H r ons nestSFish Branch Island T veled: 5 0 miles Febru r y 1 1 Caracara ne s t 500 Cranes" ( roo t) L e Tra v e led: 90 mile0 8 Caraca r s and 1 nest 1 Cra n e nest in uond 1 5 w rd Heron nes t s ?.5 Smal 1 Blue Heron nests I 1 e r ,il nest, O E grets 7 Fish E gles,. 6 Limutins, 50 Wood Ibis, 3 00 1\i'hite I b i s

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Report, Marvin Ch ncUer Febru .ry 2 I s tappoga Island Traveled: 5 0 miles 1 Ccir a cara nest 50Cra nes -3-Jan. 23 -Feb. 11,1936 1 Red Tai 1 H8.wk nest, 1 Barre d Owl nest, February 3 2 5 W ard Herons, 75 S all Blue Herons, 1 00 Egrets 1 0 H a wks 500 ilhite I b i s 100 Wood Ibis Kissimmee Marsh Traveled: 75 miles 1 C a racar a nest in po n d C araca ras Nests in hammock l 5 Ca.r a c aras !.._ebru ry 4 lO W r d Herons nests, 2 Blac k Buzzards nests, 400 White I b i s 20 0 Wood I b i s 50 W a r d Herons, 7 5 Little Blue Herons S d dle H rnmock Traveled : 60 miles 1 C a r acara nest 1 Burrowing O v l nest 1 E gle nest, 1 ed T il Hawk nest February 5 Lake Port Traveled : 75 miles February 6 4 C a r a c ara nests 1 Burrowing Ovl nest 1 Cr .ne nes t 15 C e .racaras 10 W rd Herorfs Nes t s 1 nest, 20 0 Wood Ibis, 600 White Ibis, 1 0 H .. wks 15 Fish E ,gles. M oun d Hammock Traveled: 50 miles 4 C a r a c ras nest s 1 Burrowin_g l s nest 1 H rks nest, 1 0 Ward Herons neet, 1 Great Horn-O w l nest, 1 Eagle nest

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Report, l arvin Chandler February 7 Kie c o Traveled: 80 mile s 2 C a r acara nests 4 4 W ard H erons, 1 Bard O wl nest, l Havrk nest February 8 Arbuckle T r aveled: 60 m i les 1 Ca.r acara nest 1 Burrowing Owl nest JeJ1. 23-Feb.ll, 1 9 36 1 Crane nest with o n e e gg 1 5 W rd Her o n nests, 1 Red T ail Hawk nest February 9 Fish Branch Island Traveled: 40 miles Cranes ( 1 00 st ) February 10 Peavine Junction Traveled: 100 miles 1 8 February 11 Indian Town Traveled: 100 m iles 3 C a r a c ara nests ne s t 50 Ward Heron s 25 Little Blue Herons, 1 Eagle Visited Misquito C reek rookeries. Birds were p reparing t heir nests in this section

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Weekly Report of rden, February 11 18, 1936 February 11 Kissimmee Prairie Traveled: 50 miles l Caracara nests 5 Ca.racaras 50 Cranes 1 Red-tall 4 Ward Herons nests, 8 Little Blue Herons nests, 25 Ward Herons, 50 Little Blue 10 H a wks, 4 about 0 0 other small birds February 12 Peavine Junction Traveled: 45 miles 2 Caracaras / 4 Burrowing Owls /'. 75 Cranes 2 Bald Eagles, 100 E grets, 400 White Ibis, 20 Wood Ibis, 1 Black Vulture nest, 5 Ward Herons nests, 15 Louisia n a Heron nests, 200 sma l l birds February 13 Kissimmee Marsh Traveled: 70 miles 5 C aracara nests 2 Bard Owls nests 15 Caracaras 10 Cranes x 1 0 W rd Herons nests, 7 Louisia n a Heron nests, 1 H av1k nest, 500 White Ibis, 300 Wood Ibis, 5 0 Ward Heron, 75 Louisiana Herons, 25 Water Turkeys, al:o ut 400 other small birds February 1 4 Lake Kiss immee Traveled: by bo a t to Kicco 5 Caracara nests 1 Bard Owl nest 15 Cara.caras X 10 Cranes / 15 Ward Heron nests, 25 Louisiana Heron nests,

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Report 2/11--2/18/36 -2-February 14 (cont 1 d ) 2 H awk nests, 100 Wood Ibis, 500 White Ibis 50 Ward Heron, 60 Louisiana Herons, 500 Graddes, 25 Hawks, 4 Ea gles, 100 Egrets, 6 Limpkins about 2000 small birds of all kinds Kicco to Ft. Kissimmee By boat 7 Caracara nests 9 Carcaras 25 W rd Heron nests, 10 Louisiana Heron nests, 5 Hawks, 200 Whit e Ibis, 90 Wood Ibis, 6D Egrets, 2 E a le s, a bout 1000 small birds February 15 Ft. Kissimmee to Bluff Hammock 4 Caracar a nests 8 Caracaras 6 Cranes 6 W8rd Heron nests, 1 Bard 0 11 nest, 2 Hawk nests, 75 White Ibis, 15 Wood Ibis, 200 Grackles, 50 Water Turkeys, 10 Ha ks, 5 0 E grets, 25 Ward Herons, 10 Limpkins Tubruary 16 Bluff Hammock to Bassi nger 5 Caracara nests 1 Bard Ov1l nest 15 Caracaras 'I 6 Louisiana Heron nests, 2 H Rwks nests, 1 Bald 100 White Ibis, 50 Wood Ibis, 7 Limpkins, 200 Grackles 15 W ard Herons, 25 Louisiana Herons, 2 Eagles, 25 Egrets, about 500 small birds February 17 Cr ane Pond s Fish Branch Traveled: 60 mi1e s / 1 Crane nest with 1 egg 600 Cranes 10 C ,racaras 3 1 ard Heim nests, 1 Red-tail Hawk nest, 50 wood Ibis, 100 White Ibis, 75 Louisana Herons, 2 Ea gJe s, 60 Egrets, 7 700 other small birds

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Report 2/11 --2/18/ 3 6 February 18 Ista.kpoga Lake Traveled; 75 miles 1 Caraca,r a nest 1 B a r d Ovrl nest X 1 0 Cranes -3/ 8 Caracara 4 Ward Heron nests, 4 Fish Eagles.nests, 50 0 White Ibis, 100 Wood Ibis, 20 W ard Herons, 10 Limpkins, 30 Louisiana Herons, 12 Fish Eagles, 75 E grets, about 1000 other small birds.

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A:.i i .Ll. ... : J..i:: i .113..r: v C .;;.n :.c 4 ;L l If.,' avin Ju ctio. rciv L.J. 75 to P lacil TraT 1 d : 50 le I urro/iur 0.vl Nv.; t Jn r a. ><. I Eair /"' 20 t i.Vlarcl!l. 23. A t La.A:e .Placid, .11/larc Inv s i r rt and Iois PlaciJ to 3a.3.;i t; r. No e .. tu. Traveled 4 0 0 aome one killinr

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1 t i: rv i .w. n 1 r J ua. y J,...uar reavi.a Ju c ti :rra el '1 mil -I c r a w u ti g lace. 50 Ha ra "bi ii Y .ad I"bili E I BarJ 2 5 I a i:r1. Ju e ti t ld; ;.;ilti 5 1 4 v.i.a 1li1 1 o Ea r t fdi 2 90 '[ it ll"bilil t.> I Ii d b l lil z .aa1 .. 2 ti a tar l1ur.ic 1 i t .Id ;a a L ra c ) rr ld: 7 5 nil 3 0 2 150 YiiitS 6 0areara ald 1 a.s;l Ja et t I4tn. i e J:Jar i all tr ti a Hanm ek. ili ""}_ ----. d f r

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ceKly Re ort Ot Ki.:1ait1Laee :Prairie WaBtfen, .Marvin Clta.nd le r. January I5-January z.n, IS:97. January1I5 Saddle Hatlliioe.k TraTeled; 80 rai .lea. I Careara Neat in 2 Nard in pond. I Owl nest in ltollow oak 7 a .Ecreta ..__ QC Wood in .&.i te I bi a 8 Garsa.ra 2 iurrovdng Owls Io Hawka. J a.nua.r y I6tli. Prairie to PeaTine Traveled; 7 i.i mi lea I Careara Neilt in Palm I Hawk Nest in Oak: 20 Crane_w __ 200 W.&ite Ibia I7 Ibiil 5 Ca.reara. 4 Burrowin: Owla 16 Hawka 2 ialcl Eagleii 5 Egreta ...___ J anuar1 I7 t l.l., 1 Long Hamrnoek Traveled; 75 Milea 9 Cra.neil 80 greta 17 ard Herons 8 Carsara 10 Ha ka 2 jarJ Ow la January 18t! Lue 0.Ceeekobee TraTele IOO June t i on 40 ifar
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January IBt.!l (aont' d) 7 5 Lim kin& 500 Fi .i.lt. Ea le Iii IOO arJ Heronfi 2 ite Hawka 7 ZOO Eiretil -2 5 Crane o 11icn of loa;ey January I t Ft Druc:a rraTele ;85 l1lilea 2 2 Ibili. 1 I iald Eaalea Neat in pine ard Heron'a-iireita in iay tree. i3 Cranea 2 iurrowin Owllil 6 Careara 00 E r eta 20 ka IOO Wood Ibia, eedini in awara v 200 i te Ibi Iii J anuar,y 20 Hi lllan a County a.nd Vieini ty, TraTeled; I 0 l\4ilea t IO ar Herons neat in Baykead. i5 Blae Heronlil est in I Vulture eat in palmetto OberaerTed 80 Cranea, IO Carsara, Owla / 7 5 IOO 1Hood. Ibia, 200 i ai te Ibia, 15 Ha.wka '"J ../' 2 E a glea, ater Turkeya, 2 l 90 Mixed Herona. \

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J nuarz 2Iit. eeKly Of i rairie arden, l4arTin C&andler Januar3 2Iat Ine.I9Z7. Okeesaobee .Jounty and Vieinit Tr Teled: IOO nille ObaerTed Cranea hite Ibia 7 5 ood Ibia I Ecreta 25 Haw.Aea u _rowin: 0 li IO Ca.rsar a 10 a.r Hero in alraa. J anuar1 22nd. Oii1eeola Countr TraTeled: 85 !Idle J anu rs Januar,y 24ta, J anuarJ 2 0ta. OberTed 50 Cr nea I 0 Wl!ite Ibia 8 Care ra, I neat in palra tree I ard Owla Ne-rin palm tree 16 ard Heroni'Jre"11t' in palta treelil in ltatllJloc. lCi a i i:amee Jillar a& TraTele11; 7 6 lri lei I6 far Herona e11t' in tU.ra a I re eat in oak tree fJ:) Limp inli1 500 u te Ibili 200 ooa Ibilii 6 Careara 2 5 HawKa 4 iard Owla Pea Tine Just. 1raYele ; IOO Clilea I ilaek Vulture in p lraetto.patea. 2 ara i8J' tree I lillaraA NeiC in karamoek. ea ine J u raTcled: ObaerTe : 25 Cranea 5 Care ra 2 b H&. K 2 a.,le

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2 arTin C J anuar,y 26tll T.il,rou.a irairie to ra.Yeled: 70 Ciile Ob e r Yed: 75 Craneli 100 ,retli 4 ite Ibi 00 I ooa Ibia IO Ra.wk 2 .iald E a l e Ii anuary 27 .a. J anua r:t a I land fr Tel e : IOO mile ObaerTe 44 4 Careara 2 urrowing Owla 14 Haw.&:li roo dti te Ibia 28t.a. Count1 T rs. Y-e le : Iii le : 40 200 1/Ai te Ibia. Ja.nuar1 2 Ilit to iO 1ns Vieinit3 I 25 Herons in 6 Carearaa. anua r:t 2 S tlt I ianuar;r Okeeclt.ohee M ralt. ra Te l e : 7 v Iii le.a 200 .ilite Ibia IOO W ood Ib1 .IO C ra.nea 5 Io .aw a e Yins Juet. j 1ra.Tele 65 ad.lea ObaerTed: 25 Cranea 6 Careara 2 a leli 2 5 ood Ibiil 00 i te. Ibili 2 Ha ka.

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Rc,t.ior t O! .MarTi n ee rairie arden eb:ruar1 5tiln to iiarsa I4ta, i t a Dr. Cobb, Dr. Curey, Dr. Coe, Alex Sprunt and r. Jinkina. r. ell. r. 'r_. r o o :n.aruc. J e te 1 a l!il!. eaTine Junetion nd Tieinit T r T e led : 5 C r n e ne t I 8 u r o i i: Owl 4 v rear t 5 Berona ne 2 ero a q 4 y u n er.a.nei. I6tk J(1 urall. Traveled: I aile 4 Crane net 4: eg Z w n 5 Car eara itk youn 5 eron wi;a zoun1 2 0 criti itk 1ounc 000 ai:aa.11 bird a. re I7tk to 20ta, Oke.eeaobee T ra. ve le .\-5 0 llli le a. 60 Li ici niii ne 1 ta .Y ou.n / 7 5 War Heron& I 0 Wood Ibii witk an e ca. 2 Eacle nea a OberTea: I50 IO Gull 2 .ins 2 Iorke tail 2 5 C a eara liawk 50 hite wood Ibig, 1000 tiall bir iii. GQ.o ii Y' ii not ne .. yet. Found 1:1.at 1ear' n tin j,: l._.,. "' ..... e 11" 4. .. eei. l .. tsla.1n t 111 s loae.

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rail 26. 26. eell.1 Re ort O! rTia Ca n ler Ki i ee ar en raa to ar I tok.J01a llill nd IOO 2 eranea eit I Ca.rear reit 2 iurro in "Oil IO Herona neliti witll 1oun1 / i tll. 1oun1 ne t I aawk ne-;:r--in oak. l?olJc Count1 J r Tele : 90 I e Tr i Tr I sranea ne t in pond. 4: iurro ino l ne t ../ I i l a le ne t -w!ta 1ounc 2 Caraar ear'iiri wit& 1oun I aawk ita 1ounc 60 E ret e itk oun Vine Jet. Tele 100 le / 4 iurro o la ne t 2 Crane witk. ,ounc 4 Carsara wita ycnnc I ea le Ne t ita lOJ.llC 4:0 ret Ne twita 1oun1 ai e e .Prairie Teled; IOO railea Raininc all ay, no ne t ""2. area 27to I t OJceeeaobee Lake 2 50 Iii le ,;, ObaerTe 90 &o IOOO otaer bir a. Gloi ne tin zet, c taerinc around Re Li1 t Reet'. lat to TraTele it& Dr. Joanaon, in prairie nd Okeeeaobee LaJce, Ob iir a taat *' will re. ort.

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i ee r irie ar en, arTin Caan ler pril pril 12 rg 7. 4t .to 7tA. i icmee rairie r Tele ; 250 / 6 e rane i ta oun v / / 2 bal eacle. i ta 1oun, (" '2 iOO reta wit you' ---, I iur ro in o la ne t / 2 ar nea neat 4 ec IO Lim kin net, 2 ita e1 wita ounc. ObaerTe I iir a. pril eta to Iota. Hi ilan olk, Gladea, Countie T ra. Te le 0 0 ad le 15 paira erane wit& 1oun1. 6 Caraara wita younc / I Crane s ne t ita e 7 iurro owl net 5 "ila.e.c Vulture it .roun.: i urLe3 Vulture ita 1ounc I Fi A ea le i t youn 200 ood ita ecc an1 1ounc. Ob.ierTe 2,7 5 ai te i bia taa.t I t ink wi 11 neat 1oon. IO Glo w1 Ibi ndxed wita ite TraTele 2 d wit Dr. Stod ffer o! Maryland. aw undreJ o bir Ilt to I2t O.k:eeaiobee L ke Tr Te led ; i 50 cai le 2 u 11 ne.t it 1ounc an e a I aw neat it youn 200 Ibi no ne t. I bill 2 wallo taile flyin,. I waite Ibi 7 5 cai:x:e e ro n 20 aru.11 e1re ta 60 e riean 2v eare ra wit oun 4 burro in o 1 ne t r. to ffer int ii loaation wit me ae ill repeat Wi tli i tri_p. anded tae fddiowin; 2 turke1 buzz (813868-8 1 867)1 pair bal e lea ow. ( SI' 865 nd 813866. E M' '.'.:i.r e o ( a .1 6 c \1 ) 1 r .L Ja.:ir l .1. e 't .i: bir l rro "JD5!B'7-: Ju l : lf". JI:.-'..':.-I ..)

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1 ee.i..:lJ -: t. 0 .t1..i i.n .llcl e ... i --1 ;JX .en i.iril l5t Qril i6t.m. ,&iril J arYi Cl.andle r pril l Z t to I9Z7. i e ating ,]reek a n.i el u I v m i Q e ,.. l ,p. 2T l.r C.., 1' i 0 l ne t 4 a wks ne. t in ri ./ H sh. 2 .-)J.ir e J er 0 q i te I t 1;kOiiHil' Ibi l'i I 5 !OO"J I Y f o birrJ. 3. In ia.n To n ReierTation TraTeled; IIO eareara ne t wi ti!. rounc y eould fl1. I pr. eranea wit young v iurrowing owl neit, I pr. di,&ing burrow./ Oba erTed 15 eareara 25 kawki I O 8ranei lo 'greta, 60 otller birda. eaTine Jubetion TraTele ; 125 miles. 5 3oun er nea. I2 areara wit 1oun 160 ret wit 1ounc. IO iurro in, owla burrowa. I eri.nea nelit it e ga. / 2 bla e Tuleturei 1oun 4 tur4eJ vuletu e wit ounc 8 0 o t er bir Ki a s i me e tllar it r aTeled; 90 I2 lim ne t wit youn1 an 7i e ret i wit 2 youn eranei burro irc o lr.i ,,; r bald ea le it younc V' earaara wit y ounc 5 bias.t Tultures wita oun 6 0 otaer birda. liitok:poca Ialan 11'1' Teled : 7o ile8 7 eranewit' 5 it ounc 2 Tu lturei wit 1Ju nc. 6 burro in o A:a neiit 'i tur.l( e Tul tu wi ta younc b werTe 3 0 15 eareara 2 e l e 5 J o t er bird&. e g a 25 kawk

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"' -2arTin Caandle r ril IZta t o 24ta, I6t to 24t Okeee obee ana Tieinity rravele : mileii 1ate in& tae Gla us Ibia, e t lex runt Jr. a t Moore K a Ten Found 25 Glo Ibi net on Re t i te n e tin. l a ee tor t e eliti'ated 50 Glo:syiil Liti:ptini and unaredi of birda on t i i marsa. I oinc beit to protect tem, tae ee to b e i n our t Tor. I t ina e aaTe a very tine of O 1 t eaion, t e aave of nestinc roun on tae o en ail it aaiil been r er eaaon, are late neitin !or aorae reaiion, -"robably t e late eold eater 1e are la.Tine.

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WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM v NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1 775 Broad way, ew York, N. Y SA CTUARY (or General Are I CLUS IVE DATES ................................ ........... .. .Each 'Jmrrle11 sign or initia l b1' re: tf) If,., (UJe at!di tional sheet to amid C/'otl'tl in ,r:)

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u < p,. WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF A .UDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT S ANCTUARY (or General A(/JJ..f;_ .. ... 1:1. .. 0.. .. @.. ... ... e.. ........ ... f?:-. ... ST ATE ............... ..bir ... O .... r.i. ... .. P.. ... ................................. INCLUSIVE DATES ...... l-1.\ .... ... '(... ......... 'J.'!.. ... To. ... ... f.Y\ J tit t.t f J 1. NOTE: Outline work done mileage covere d areas patrolled each day. List species observed giv in g estimated numbers. Scare whether roosting, feeding or nesting. _0 Y ;oi-1 ,eH -r-f?E. 1 F. IRA v e i.. tz /J: .so tV\., t.. e-&. --. NF:"S7!NC.-C o S$ V'.s -----. D (!) w It I re I 13 i 5 ------F 0 I IY <;,.. V) ___,,-r:f,,_lf_f!lt_Y_E__,l..--_0..,....-. __,7,.....o-. \M--; J...-c-s-. s c RA-N s --,c .e : J:J I (VG-. fo CA !\'GAR A $ -----Fee D/IVG-. c.5lf'eo-/A11,, so H A Vv fl$ -----F 1 N-(J 'NJ.. s -----,Eee; P/!Yc;.... ____ -------/ 41 a r;; J.., o s s y '-:; ---------F J: s c:> r< G-. -.5 t:> f.t Nl p J.,-'. N s -------FF-& 0 1 IVG,/ I ---F F C> 1 IV c. ,,,-o VvooP-Tf3t=s -----.;>. f3 A l., D EA t;. J.. e '5 ----e DI f\/ G-1...>-MA 1-1-H f\..\N' ]( S -rll&EI::> l"rv
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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway, ew York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............................................................... ............................... .................. STATE ........................................................................................... ..... .......... .. Ali AJI I -/ IL I CLUSIVE DATES/'.r.IHf.. ................................ r. ............................................... NOTE: Outline work done, mil eage covered, areas patrolled each day. List spe cies observed, giv in g est imat e d numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting Y !3-,..t; CJDN/tR"' I? --------. I 7 N 0-H 11' 0 N $ sr1..,r.s :;;t !{ J.... r N, P I f:'J o --: -I :5PooN-f3/1..S.., '!f3t6 D /IV I IV c:;. P' e Iii' D / IV Ff? t= P p-eE DI IYC-A Each n'arden sig n or i nitial bere: ... C .. .H. ... .... ... (Use additional sheet to m 1 oid croud ing)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway, ew York, N. Y. SA CTUARY DEPARTMENT SA CTUARY (or General ..... ....... .. .. .. I.1. ....... STATE ............... .. .... .. ........................................................ I L SIVE D ATES ............................... ............. ........... ? .?..:r.1.4 .... to 27t1l, lne. NOTE: O utline work done, milea ge covered, areas patrolled each day. List s pecies obs e rv e d g i ving esrimated numbers. Stare wherher roosting feeding or nesting ii/la.1 22.0.1.eee obee La.1t.e no. oore Haven .A.n:i r Tele-i: IOO Mil. 166 Glo 1tiea feedinc a.lone ic way t WorraeaTe. 2 5 C re 1 aw in rot Hole a a.lon.: Hila.Na3. 15 ard Heroni feeJin in Okweeao bee M 1a 25 HawLs ( ixed feedin alone ic ay. 6 Owla neatin' on 75 wooJ lbiii tee in. 00 i c a .11ee riTer. 23. oore liaTen to Cr ne t l I l nd, TraTeled 276JM F1 oca latOLi, o ta Iw lanJ to La.ce wa.lea an re turn i' nd return to oore aTen, tor Crane a ootera. No eaeeked. J 24. Aoore HaTen to Redli,at Ni nt anJ r. araall iO w ite lbi neatin eef and return, TraTeled: bO Mi. and ii/11a. Pe tera. 1000 y'a neatinr 4 Gulla aitting on .Iida/ 25t Joneii F11ta Ca11l!J to HicJt La.lee and return, rraTeled76M ZOO Gloa iea !eedin in at aYen. 25 'flood. Ibi fee.iin in marala. at illoore Na.Yen. 6wla neatinc on ro d. o 20 C reara !eejin alon, Z lb ( in r o hite.lbia feedine ri 25 Stilt tfaeJin 11n pond ne r Granea in e. 0 a.1 27. .hi.l'..d.a. .!J.nA_. 10 ... feeJin in :ra near lldound la. lJlffiOk. e long road. 2 iurro neat in prairie. wooJ ibi feedinc in at Boar 10 arJ Heron in p ond.. 40 feedin alon! rao 'oore a Yen to f .. edlic t Reef .a.nd return. 50 .iii lea. 00 wood lbi ii. f>O aa 1 a1uea neatin IO ti ltd ne.atin;,: Nne ile out' o! raore .leeep coii nc in. 1 Ibi flj'in 1000 lbi neatinc. Taeae bi1da aie doinc fine Each 1mrdeu s i g n or i nitial hrrl': (Usf' addit ional sheet to avoid

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATI O N OF AUDUBON SOCIETIE 177 5 Broadway, ew York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General J:.: ... C. ...... ff.. O ... f.3.. ... e ... .. & ... l') .. '5. ... : .. STATE ........ CJ... ... 9. ...... t,, 1 1:.1v: M O N c _d:: D. A '? -!t!t:h : 70 /'f FD J.. ; &-/f I p F6 IA Al D If> er tf IP N. N\ I l.. E s /ooo iE.S / co rv ft /-re:--/ B /.s Jrft;;.s Ir .N c:-. eq .s M A-J.. 1' 13 h. )f( s N E3 Sri ry 6-. r ,. J.. Ts 'N-f; !S T r"N G-, 0 z 0 A H N I sr: ,f'eo).. ReeF (f'E Ht'....V..&N: s .t,N\ i "' t / o o o t;.. J., o s t l!E Iv F-.S I N &-. w H i-r-e .Zl3i s fltp;.sr/Nc;-. #5 h A o E S /<\(!es Fr-c.DING-. Each Jmrdeu sign or initia l here: .. &f{fi!l ............................................................ (UJe additional Jhl'l'l to m 101'rl crmnlin g)

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u -< p.. WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION O F A unUBON SOCIETIE 177 5 Broadway, ew York, N. Y. SANCT A R Y D E P A RTMENT SANCTUAR Y (or Genera l .. <;; ... .ff. ..... 0 ... ..... & .... A .J.r. .. S T A TE ...... P. .. R.. .. ..f.:Q..J!\ .... ....................................... INCLUSIVE .. f'.(.?.: .... .a .... ..... .. ... 'J /!f: /N Cl -f -"/V e 3 ES.E: Re. o J... i c H -r-Ree F .J-Re-/1t !(> l'f -ro /YI e/./A Yt:!I. : c; t9 M r.. 5. t;:i:-;,&S /,;. NliES/fNt:-. /oo 'NH r "re ;3/s :} .s s 1 /I.. rs NE s -r/ rr &-. I""' h / M p .I'\ f 0N F Ge p /N 6-/ IY M A R H f.SF'o" N/3iJ..J... ree D /fVf:.-N.t:A if' Jc t'c.. 1-t--r Re 13 /:"..;..... R r"' If' N-n-N1oot"c lfA VN:ss t-N/o CRA('{eS Roc.S//fVG-.:ia/3'1\.RKo."Y Nt=S-/-INC.. olY 0 R o A p 7.S-rv 0 0 D -z-13 /s .0 / N 6-0 fV .Po ND. z /'Y\ .,. e LJ Ii A "y F&eS>/N6-.' 0 1'1-C R A ('/ :: S Fee D 1N t;:... /N p/'/f'r i ff' /e=. 0 n N _::_ ; ,f> D J... 1 G H -t/f'E&F .../--lfe .. T tt ff H f"o \N oR M 6 ove;. 7tJ M 1_ / o t:J t;.. J.. o S S' I E S" Pl e -f / IV C- /IP 0 'lV H. 1 "re: r B / NG.,:, -( / /If c.. .5 -r 1 L. Ts Ne s I 1 /Ve. .....s 13" r' If' J.. A D ff" s-1) 1 I e= r e o t l\L t;. IVG It W o R M G o "'V l3. 0-oo D -f"""H e-.8/A=-L> S zj '!_ "':_e:_ -rr_::.. w 0 rr N\ c 0 v 6. -n 0 Ir F-e 0 R D /.3 e (!. ../-If I lV I?"': f (;} M i ES ..:2.. 0 (;._,.. 0 3 s I e-.. Fee D I fY G. I N /VI ft If' .s ff A J... () /Y t;.. 0 ft D .:2. .s-C, A-R 0 A-R A .:s Ft= PD 1. rv G-o w t1 A D. l-.l-H A 'N """..r r e P / 1', t;.-/;v M A Rs H / I Po".&> N 8 / i. fi_ Fe ED /Ne/ N Po/Yo. Ou"'R,.,"G'W QJ()'"J.,S' G-/ .:?oo W o D I 13 Is F e.=3 Pi NG-f..f..O \ IMM.. t:c tft.E&,, / .Ecu; h w a r d e n sign or i n itia l bac: / (Uri' m ldi1i o11a l shl'et J o aJ10i t! r

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WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION O F A U D U BO N SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway, N e w York, N Y. SANC TUA R Y D E P ARTMENT SANCTUARY ( o r G e n e rnl ........ ...... :::: ..... .......... ....... ...... INCL US IVE DATES ................................... ............... .. t'f.J ff. N OTE: Ourline w done, mil e a co ve r e d ar e a s p atro lled e a c h day. Lis t s p e cies obs e rv e d g i ving estim a t e d numbe r s Stat e w h ether roo s ting feedin g or nesting. f u < p.. V'J V'J ..... ::i:: f-< z ..... f-< ..... p::: i"-' tf-F-h_ JJ4vrv --r?-co-c{};, Clcy / 0 ,3 f-< 0 z 0 Q I I' Eac h n'tlrden .rig11 or initial bat': (Use addit i o11o l sh t f l t o omid cromli:wl

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I ( I 0 0 WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadwa y, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY D EPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General ..... ... ..................... .......... INCLUSIVE DATES ....... ..... ... ... .............. ...... ... g N OTE: Outline wo done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day List spec ies observed giving estimate d numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. '\ ( ,-, ,J I Lc.....t...I('. f-i!<'--,-x. c < u I -r c r \...,); 1L _>.! /t._.I._ C C / l f... I <... .. (..C ...w-----. A.. J /j-1 -a.. ,_;.__.._ }(A.-' -.. v /' : .. 1... \. .. r; l Each wmden .rign or initial bere: ........ .. ........................................ .. (Use additio nal sbeet to a 1 1 oid croi w ling)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .ip_ .. ... -STATE ....... .... .. ........................................... INCLUSIVE DATEs ... ....... ... +.::. .... 9.J:i ... .... NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered areas patrolled each day. List spec ies observed, giv in g estimat e d numbers. Stace whether roosting, feeding or nesting. J u < p.. Vl Vl ....... ::i:: f-< f-< ....... p:; f-< 0 z 0 i:l r-, 1 \ ,.t_ ,. "f'L f \. p1 /, \ I \ f._ Eath warden sign or initial here:

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z .... WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT '1 I .. SANCTUARY (or General .... STATE .... ... : ....... INCLUSIVE DATES .... '. ..... ./ ........ ...... k.6. ... .... NOTE : Ourline work done, mileage covered, areas patrollec! each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. -...--J"Ltl 0 Q (Us e additional sheet to avoirl crowdiug) 71--l}-1r-/l, '7 A Each warden sign or initial here: ................................................. ?lL.f.-1 .. .... @?. ....

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT .-.-..,,,., ..... .!........................ ..... ............ .......... ..... NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co vere d areas patrolled each day. List species observed, iving estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nesting. Dat ....... ."a.. ... .. .. .................... "" ... + : 0 ,.-..,,( /1 l d-. 0-V ,(,.;. b 0 0 0 Date ..... .............. ............................................................. ..... .... ............ Each warden sign or initial here: .................... .. ,, .. J9.l:, ... ......................... (Use additional shee t to avoid crowding)

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0 z WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL A SSOCIA TI O N O F AUDUBO N SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ....... .... -;;.. .... ............................................ .......... INCLUSIVE DATE5......... .... ..J..'J. ..... r::6 ... .... Jb.:/L [ Cf' .,3 g NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co vere d areas patrolled each day. List species observed givin estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. D"""' L .,.. Oil. / LJ b ..,,._...:.. 0 Date._.. ........ ........ /Or>7.tt Date ................. ................................................................................ '. .. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) Each warden sign or initial here: ................. .. ;.,J. .... Q ...................................

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 100 6 Fifth Aven ue, New Y o r k N. Y. SANCTUARY D E P A RTMENT .;....... I -z. SANCTUAR Y (or General ........... ............ :r: .......... INCLUSIVE DATES ... ......... /... ....... ........................... J t/ .:J
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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or G ener a Area) ...... .J. .... .. ,e, .. .. .d_ ... f... ..... '. ... ...................... .. INCLUSIVE DATE ..... .... ......... 1. ...... ..... ..... t..i.,. ............... .. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage cover e d areas patrolled each day. Li s t s pecies observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, fee ding or nesting. D ate ... :'.:! ........ .... ./ ..................... .. L/ 0 0 .......... Vl Date ......................................................... ;a= .... = .. {) Each warden sign or initial here: (Use additional shee t to av oid crowding) ........................... :JY.\ ... .........

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WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES I 1006 Fifth Avenue, New Yor k N. Y SANCTUARY D E P A RTMENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Area) ......... ....... l ......................... .. ................... : ............. .... ........... INCLUSIVE DATES .. ... .... i. ....... -tk .... ..... 3 f / f ,i J N OTE: O utline work done, mil eage co v ered areas patrolle d each day. Li s t speci e s o b s erved giving estimate d numbers. Sta t e whether roosting, feed ing or nesting. Date............... ................................................. ._5 &L<> .LJL_,j._'. e; -n-ata .. .... :;L.... ...... ... ..... ...... .. .J.. 0 .... -.... ...... --...... -....... ... .... ... ... ...... -,,/e-( '--/ ;:r-. /tau.,; &L 1 v z ,.... t: ....... -L-Cc-L /Ji,_ t-'9 ... ;z:i-; z 0 A n. Irr /J-vv .JDat Each war den s ig n or in itial here: 'aitional sheet t o av oid c r o wding) ........... : ..................................... J.b ....

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0 z WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOC IA TI O N O F AUDUBON SOCIETIES 100 6 Fifth A v enue New York N Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or G ener al ... ............ ........................ ....................... ............ INCLUSIVE DATES ... ... ... .. 4.to. ....... .. .............. vv'(/ 0 i::l Date ....................................................................................................... Date ....... ......................................................................... ...................... Each warden sign or initial here: .............................................. Zb ........ #.: ... 0... .... (Use addition a l sheet to av oid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM I' NATIONAL ASSOCIAT ION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New Y ork, N. Y. SANCTUARY D E P A RTMENT SANCTU A R Y (or General ............ : ....... .... STATE. ...... .................................................................. INCLUSIVE DATES ........................... !... ... ........................... .! ....... N OTE: O utline w k done, mileage co v ere d areas patro ll e d eac h day. Li s t sp e ci e s o b served, g i v ing estimated numbers. Sta t e whether r o osting feeding or nes ting D ate .................................. V) D ate .. .. .. .............................................................................................. .. !:: D ate ...................................................... ............................................ f-'4 0 z 0 i::l Date ...................................................................................................... .. D ate ...................................................................................................... D ate ...................................................................................................... .. E ach w a r den sign o r i n i t ia l here: .. ......................... -:llz ... .............. ................. (Use additi o na l shee t t o av oid cr o wding)

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0 z WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Ave n ue, New York, N Y S ANCTUAR Y D E P ARTME N T N OTE: O u tline w o r Clone, mil eage c o vere d areas patroll e d each d ay List spe cies observed g i ving estimat e d numbe r s S t at e w h et h e r r oo sting, feeding or n esti ng. g / o -7 0-,$ J-o -d.. ( I -{I

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f-; 0 z WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (o< Gene l Am) .... .... ........ ...................................... INCLUSIVE DATES ......... .................... -.. .. .. i!. ...... .. ........ ..... -4.. ...... /..LJ. .. :c/01 / lj c31. NOTE: Outline work one, mileage co v ered areas patrolled each day List species observed, gi v ing estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Each warden sign or initial here:

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u < WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM [jr NATIO N A L A SSOCIATION O F AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1 J" 100 6 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT If=-. f ,, SANCTUARY (or General ...... .............. ......................... .... ..................................................... INCLUSIVE DATES .... ......... l ... ...... 0?. ...... 7 J.:jJI 11 NOTE: Outline work done, mileage cov ered, areas patrolled each day. Lis t s pecies observed, gi ving estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nesting V'J / Oe> p--v (! '?J(Use additional shee t to avoid crowding)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM ifj.,,. NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General .... ............ STATE ........ .................................................................... .. INCLUSIVE DATEs .. ............ tJ ..... ............. f..!"4.. ... 1 NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting ............................................... .. ....

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:i u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT -4 SANCTUARY (or General Area) ..... ........ :L. .. .... ...... -.. ...... ... -............................ ......................................... INCLUSIVE DATES .. ........ ../. ................. 2... ......... N OTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. V) z >-< 0 z Date ................................................ ........................ ..... ............ ............. Date ..... ..... ........................................................................................... 0 Date .............................. .......... ............................ ... ...................... ........ Date .................................................................... .... ...... ........ ................. Date ................................ .............. ............................. .......... ................ Each warden sign or initial here: (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ... ... ... ..... :t.::: .. .... ....................................... INCLUSIVE DATES .......... ....... ........ ..... /'f i!J NOTE: Outline work done, mileag e cov e r e d, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, givin estimated numbers. State whether roosting, fee ding or nesting. Da ................................................. /... ...................... ......... ..... g:.;;a;zc ... R,_ j" D -4; .. vi + / z ...... //eJ 'tll. .. .. t: ....... ............... ........... .'-' -a 41"-dis;..e::.."'-' 7tiL 6 z 0 Q Each warden sign or initial here: 4u jj_-{!....-............. ...... .... ......... ........................ "" (Use additional sh e et to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM
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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM f NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General .. ............ .................... ......... ....... ... INCLUSIVE DATES .... ......... ... :e g;t.L,, I 1 3 I NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. A Date ......................... .......... ........................ ............... r Vl Date .......................................................... z ...... ...... i::z:: 0 z Date .... ..... ................... .......................................................................... 0 Cl Date ........................................ .............................................................. Date ....................................................................................................... Date ..................................................................... .................................. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) Each ivarden sign or initial here: ?rt.. /.J..---V 1 1

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u < NATIONAL WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 100 6 Fifth Avenue, New Y o rk, N. Y. SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT /JP.. SANCTUARY (or General Area) ... .. ........................................ STATE ................................. ............ ...................................... ........................... INCLUSIVE .... ........ %.d. N OTE: O utline w ork 3'o ne, mil eage covered, areas patroll e d eac h day. List species o b served, giving estimate d n u m b ers. Sta t e whether r o osting, feeding or nesting. D ate ........................................................................................ .. ............. D ate ....................... ........... .... ................................ .............................. V) D ate ....................................................................................................... z .... !--1 .... !--1 0 z D ate ....................................................................................................... 0 D ate ................ ....................................................................................... D ate ..................... ................................................ ... ... ........................... D ate ................................................................... .................................... Each war den sign or initia l he re: M. ... d. ...... ................ (Use addi t i onal sheet to ayoid cro wding)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......... .......... .............................................. ST ATE ......... .................................................................. .. INCLUSIVE DATE S ........ Ma y .... 8.ththrUl-5-th-""""""" l '1 NOTE: Outline work done, mil eage covered, areas patrolled each day. List s pecies obser ve d giving estimate d numbe rs. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Okeechobee vicinity Protecting Glossy Rook ery Mileage covered---300 miles 650 Glossy Ibis nesting----From 2 to 4 e gg s each nest 25 B l ack Neck Stilts nesting 15 Black Duck s nestin g 200 Gulls nesting 75 Vhite Ibis nesting 500 Egrets building nests--A t mouth of Indian Prairie Canal 200 Snowy Egrets building mouth of Indian Cana l ; 250 White Pelicans f eeding 50 0 Limpkins feeding 7 5 Stilts feeding 1 2 Everglades Kites feeding o 200 Gulls feeding Z 19 Carcaras f e e ding o 25 Sandhill C ranes feeding 500 Ducks feeding 2 Bald Eagles feeding ,ach warden sign or initial here: ./!. ................................. !. ................................... .! ... .. (Ure additional Jheet to m;oid cr01nli11g)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM N ATIONA L A SSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 100 6 Fifth A v enue, New Y ork, N. Y SANCTUARY D E P A RTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .... ........................................................ STATE ......... !.l.9r..i.da .. ................................................................. .. :Ma.y 16 thru J.Vl.a.y 23 1939 INCLUSIVE DATES ......... .............. .............. .......... ... ....................... ... ....... ... J ......... NOTE: Outline work done, mil e a g e co ve red, area s patrolle d each d ay. Lis t s p e ci e s o b ser v ed, gi ving e stimate d numb ers. State whether roo s tmg, feedmg or nestmg Patrolled Okeechobee Lake 6 0 miles---mileage covered Fisheating Q oveand returned---area s patrolled Saw 500 White Ibis, feeding Saw 500 .Bmeri can Egrets, f eeding Saw D ate ... ... Y, ... 17. ...... 1939 ............ ..... .... .... .............. Guarded Glossy Rookeries 650 Glossy Ibis with young and e g g s 150 Limpkins with y oung a nd egg s 30 Blac k Neck Stilts nesting 125 Louisiana and Little Blue Her o n nesting V) z I-< D ate .................................. .................................................................. From Kissinnnee River to R ed Light Reef a nd returned through marshes. 85 miles---mileage covered Looking for Egret Hookeries 5 0 0 Egrets observed, at mouth of Indian Prairie Canal 5 Date .......... ay .... 19..1 .... 19. 3 9............................. ........... /'I {3 Guarded Gl ossy R ookeries Glossies still building new nests f"" 0 z o Date .... May. ... 2 9 ...... 193. 9 ........................................ Patrolled Okeec hobee Lake Shores and ..... o okeries, checking Sp o r t Fishermen. Fishermen checked---200 Fishermen, no guns or violations. ( N o te): Large sign bo ards are a great rotection t o Guarding Rookeries Checking Fishermen D ate ... ............ ............. i ............ ....................................... ................... !{8 Each warden sign o r initia l here: Gener a l patrol duty around Okeec hobee Lake DateMay 23, 1939 Genera l patrol duty around Dkee c h o bee (Use additional sheet to a yoid c rowding) .J....i ake

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WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 100 6 Fifth Avenue, New Y o rk, N. Y. SANCTUARY D E P A RTMENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Area) .......... .... ....... ............................................. STATE.. ........ :1.J'l.Or.. id.a ..................................................................... May 16 t hru J.V.la.y 23 1939 INCLUSIVE DATES ........... ....... ......... ....... .......... ................................................. J .......... NOTE: O utline work d o ne, mileage covered, areas patrolle d each day List species observe d giving estimate d numb ers. State whether roosting, feedmg or nesung. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake 6 0 m i les---mileag e covered Fish e a t i n g Qoveand returned---area s p aDrolled Saw 500 fhite Ibis, feeding Saw 500 .tlm.eric a n Egrets, feeding Saw G u arded Glossy Rookeries 6 50 G l ossy Ibis with youn g and e g g s 150 L i m p kins with y ou ng a n d e gg s 30 Black Neck Stilts nesting 125 Louisia n a and Little Blue Heron, nesting V) z ...... From Kissimmee River to R ed Light Reef a nd returned throu gh marshes. 85 miles---mil e a ge covered Looking for Egret 500 Egrets observed, a t mouth of Indian Prairie C a n a l 5 D ate ... .. ... .ay ... 19.1 ...... 19. 3 9................................ ........ /I/ /3 G u arded Glossy Rookeries Glossies still building ne w nest s 0 z c:i D ate .... May .... 29. .... 193. 9 ......................................... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake Shores and ..... ookeries, checking Sport Fish erme n Fishern1en checked---200 Fishermen, n o guns or violations. ( Note): Large sig n b o ards are a great rotection t Guarding Rookeries Chec k i ng Fishermen !(8 D at e ......................... .... '..................................................... .................. Gener a l patrol duty around Okeechob e e Lake. Date.May 23, 1939 Genera l patrol duty around Dk:eechobee (Use additional sheet t o avoid crowding) Each warden sign or initia l here:

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i:i:I u -< WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONA L ASSOCIAT ION O F AUDUBO N SOCIETI E S 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area ) ................ .. ............................................. ST A TE ... F.J...<:>.::r..t.9,.. ....................................................................... May 24 thru May 31 INCLUSIVE DATES ................................... .................................................................... .. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage cover e d areas p a trolled e ach da y Li s t s p e ci e s observ ed gi v ing e s timat e d numbers. State whether roo s ting, feeding or nesting. Date ....... ..... ....... ....................................... Panrolled Okeechobee Lake-Areas p atrolled Covered 60 :efil e s Protecting lossy Rookery Date ........... May .... 2 5 .. ...... 19.3.9 .................................. .. Patrolled South Shores of Okeechobee Lake Covered ?5 miles for Egrets nests, about 300 feeding in Fisheating Bay ?5 White Pelicans feeding 300 Ducks mixed species 5 Everglades Kites 400 mixed specie s of Herons V'l Date ......... ,I,Y;i,Y ..... .. ....... .................................... .. Protecting Glossy Rookery z ,..... i:i:I f-i ,..... p::: f-i 0 z Date .......... .May ..... 2.7 .. ...... l.9.3 9 ............................... .. Protecting Glossy Rookery 0 Q Date ........... ..... 2.$.., ..... 19..3.9. .................................... Protecting Glossy Roolcery Glossies with foung an! eggs nare ........ .... R'o.okery Date May 30 1939 Protecting Glossy Rooke r y Date ............ May .. .. 31 .. ...... 1939.. ............................... Each warden si n or initial here: Patrolled W ormcove area /::? Saw 300 Egrets---500 W'hi te lb:is --200 Limpki G..'...... .... .. .. Saw 200 limpkins nesting and feeding, most -ly young ............................................................................................................ .. (Use addition a l sheet to av oid crowding)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth A v enue, New York, N Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...... .................... ............................. .STATE. ...... Jf.lorid a ............... ...................................................... INCLUSIVE DATES ........... ... ... ... ..... f:?. ......... .. NOTE: Outline work done mil e age co v ered areas patrolled each day. List s p e cies obser v ed, gi ving estimated numbers. Stat e whether roo s ting, feeding or nes ting. u < Date ... .......... .. .. okeeciiO'hee i..ake 500 White Ibis-----species observed 200 W o o d Ibi s----" 10 Everglades Kites-" 5 Ospreys-----------" Date ...... ... ..... .... Gios s1e s 800 you ng Glo ssies and e gg s 3 0 0 mixed Herons-----nesting 7 5 stilts 5 0 Black Duck s ---" 300 Limpkins ---nesting and with y o u n g "' Date ........ ............ a ......................... ..... ....... .... .... .... ............ Patrolled San ctuary Area and vicinity 500 A Egrets----feeding 1000 White Ibis--" 250 Limpkins ----n 500 Ducks, mixed species----feedin g 100 Stilts-------feedin g t: Date ... J.:une ..... 4 ...... 1.9.3.9 ................ .... ................ Patrolled S t ate R o ad # 29 and White Ibis Rookery 25 Sandhil l Cr anes----feeding 10 Burrowing Owls---n f-4 0 z 8 Oar c aras--------" 150 0 White Ibis roosting at Taylor' s Creek 0 0 Date ........ ..... B'I1anc h .Are a 200 cranes----teeding 15 Burrowing Uwls ----feeding 1 0 Carcaras------feedi ng 500 Cranes---roostin g Date ........ J:une ...... 6 .. ,. ..... l 9 3 9 .................. ........... .. Protecting Glossy R ookery Some young on wings. Date .......... .... ROokery Date June 8 1939 Pro t e c t i ng Glossy Rookery Birds will be leav i ng ne s t s about July 15 (Use additional sheet to avoid c r owding) Each warden sign or initial here: ....... ..................

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or G eneral Area) .................... ........................................ .ST A TE ............ ......................................................... INCLUSIVE DATES .... J.une ...... 9._ .. t.hru ... J.un.e ..... 1 5 .... .... NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolle d each d ay. List species observed, gi ving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nes ting. Date .... J".une ..... 9 .. ...... l.9.3 9 : .................... .......... Protecting Glossy Rooker y 800 Glossies---nesting and with young D ate ........ Jun e .... 1 0 ... 19. 3 9 .................................. Patrolled Sanctuary en D ate .... 1000 lhite Ibis---observed ::i:: 300 Lim:pkins---" f-1 100 Stilts-------" 50 0 A Egrets-----n 200 S nowy Egrets-----" f-1 """' f-1 0 z D ate ..... J une ..... 12 ., ...... 19..3 .9. .............................. ...... Pa:b11olle d San ctuary 4 Sandhil l Cranes-observed 300 W ood Ibis----n 10 Carc a ras ----------n 100 Limpkins -------" 8 E verglades Kites----" 0 Cl Date ..... J..1JAQ.. ... l .i2. 1 ... ..................................... Protecting Glossy Rookery 80 0 Glossies---ne sting and with young 100 Stilts--" 3 00 Gulls-------nesting Date ......... J.:iJP...E?. ...... l.4 ..... .1.93.9. ................................ Visitin g C rane P onds 10 0 miles---mileag e covered 500 C r a n e s --roosting at B righton Crane P o nd 6 Carca ras---observed 1 5 Burr o wing owls---observed 25 Hawks-----observed Date ..... ...... :1::.9. J ..... ........................ ......... Patrolled San ctuary (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) Each warden sign or initia l here: .......... t///1 v-t f ... ... ................................................. .... .. ................ ............................

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New Y ork, N. Y SANCTUARY D E P A RTMENT SANCTUA R Y ( o r Genera l Area ) ................... .. .. .............................................. S TATE. .... ....... .... ........................................................ INCLUS I VE D ATES ....... ..... l.9 ... ... t.hr.u .... ..... 22 .... N OTE: Outline work done, mil eage co vere d areas patrol1e d each d ay. List species observe d giving estimate d numb ers. Sta t e whether roosting, feedi n g o r nesting. D ate .... J:une. ..... 1.6., ...... 1.9.3.9. .......... ........................... Patrolled Sanctuaries rJ) D ate ...... June ... .. lB. ...... l 9 3 9 .............................. ... Patrolled Sanctuaries 500 White Ibis-----------observed 200 W ood Ibis-----------n 150 Limpk:ins-------------" 75 Stilts---------------" 300 Gulls----------------" t: D ate ....... Protecting Glossies 1000 yo ung Glossie.s-----------------------observ ed 200 Limpkins-----------------------" 300 Little Blue Herons, with youne; Rnd 0 100 Egrets ------------------------------" Z 6 Everglades Kites----------------------" 0 Cl D ate .. J:une ... 2.0.,. ...... 1.939 ......... ............................. Protecting Sanctuaries nar e ........ s 25 W ood Ibis ----------------observed 4 Everglades Kites----------" 150 Ducks mixed species------" (Use addi t iona l shee t t o av oid cro wding) wardt;n si n o r i n i t ia l her e : ........ .?I. ....................................

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/ u < ll< V) V) f-< z f-< f-< 0 z 0 A WARDEN'S WEEKL Y REPORT FORM NATIO NAL ASSOCIATION O F A UDUBO N SOCIE TIES 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...... ....................................................... STATE. ..... ... ...... ................... ............. .................... INCLUSIVE DATES ... ...... ..... .... ....... une 600 White .lbis----------------observed 1000 Egrets -----------------" 300 Limpkins ----------------200 Stilts -------------------" 5 Ever g l ades Kites---------" Date June 25 1939 Protected Glossies Young are mostly on wing s Date June 26 1939 Patrolled Sanctuaries fatching Al a 1;ird unruly, but I m s taying o n his trail. Date June 2 7 1939 This man wants to be Patrolled Sanctuaries a n d contacted Alexander Sprunt, Jr., Supervisor Southern Sanctuaries. Date June 28 1939 Patrolled Okee c hobee Sanctu ry Watching Al Albritton. Date June 29 1939 ../ Protecting Glossies and contacting fishermen. Date June 30 1939 Patroifed Okeechobee Sanctuaries Patrolled Crane Ponds at Brighton. About 500 Cranes roosting. Each warden sign or initia l here: .... ............ .... ..............................

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v' u < rJ) rJ) ...... :i:: t-< z ...... f"'" ...... t-< 0 z 0 0 ./ J w ARDEN'S WEEKL Y REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION O F AUD UB O N S O CIETIES 1 77 5 Broadw a y, N e w York, N. Y SANCTUARY D E P ARTME NT S A NCTUARY (or G e n eral Area) ................ .. 1......................................... STATE ....... F.lor..id a ......... ............................................................. INCLUS IVE DATES J .U.lY. ... l .. t.hr.U. .... J:UlY. ... 7 ............ N OTE: Outline work done, mil eage c o ve r e d are a s p a troll e d e ach day. Lht spe cies obser ve d, giv in g esti m a t e d numbe r s St a r e w h ethe r roos ting feeding or nes ting .1Ja1ie J u.ty .11 .L IJ;j'd Patrolled Okeechobee Sanctuary Date July 2 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Lake 500 Glossies--------------observed 1000 White Ibis-------------" 500 Ducks mixed species---" 200 Limpkins---------------n 10 Everglades Kites-------" Date.July 3 1939 Patroll3d Okee c h obee Samctuary 1000 \"lhite Observed 6 Everglades Kites------n 10 Carcaras------------" 200 Stilts------------------" 100 Limpldns-----------------" D a t e 4 From Okeec obee to F t Myers and returned-----220 miles covered Looking for highway shooting. 300 E .crrets nestjng about 5 miles out of Ft. Myers in Cypress Head No shooting seen. Dat e Jul y 5 193 9 Patrolled Crane Ponds ../"500 Cranes roosting in Brighton Ponds v 200 Fish Branch 75 miles------mileage covered. Date 6 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie The prairie is wetand hundreds of water birds are feeding in = /ponds Young Burrowing OWls are s h owing up good.25 Carcaras --------observed 125 miles-----m.ileage covered Date 7, 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee S anctuary 80 miles -----mileage covered Sha dowing Albritton's "Hog Gang" (Use a d d ition a l s heet to av oid crou d ing) Eac h ward e n sign or initial h e re: '71 .. E./.. .. ............

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WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL A S S O C IATION O F A U D U BO N SOCI E T IE S 1775 Broadway, New York, N Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT -SANCTUARY (or General Area) .......... ..... .... .................................... STATE ....... ............. .. .................................................. .. u < i:i.. INCLUSIVE DATES .... .JlJ.iY ..... ? ..... ..... .... ..... .. NOTE: Outline work done, mj J eage covered areas patro lled each day. Lj sr specjes observed gjving escimated numbers. State whether roosting, feerung or nescing. !Dave JU.L;[ Cj ..L"1V'o:' Patrofled Okeechobee Sanctuary 90 miles-----mileage covered Date July 9 19 3 9 Patroliea crane Ponds and vicinity 125 mi les -----milea g e covered 6 0 0 cranes----------roosting 200 ------------feeding in prairie __ J u l y __ Prairie 25 Burrowing OWls---------observeli: 15 Oarcaras ------------" z 75 Cranes ---------------" '""' 500 White Ibis------------n 300 Egrets-----------.----" '""' Date July 11, 1 939 Prairie and Gum Slough area 125 m i les-----mileage covered 0 z 0 Hundreds of water birds f e eding in ponds. The prairie is wet and wild life show s up good 0 r-=---:------::::--=,--_,,....,,.....--.,.-,.,..,,..,,.,...-------------------------------------------------------D at Glossy rookery 75 m i l e s-------mileage covere& Youn g Glossies a n d L impkins a r e all o n wings. Ducks are still setting D ate Jul y 13, 1939 Sanctuaries Date up 100 mi les-----mileage covered 1000 White Ibis---------observed 500 Egrets------------" 8 Everg l ades Kites----" 10 July 14 1939 Patrolled crane Ponds 100 mi les-----mileage covered 600 Cranes --------roosting Burrowing and Carcaras are good Y oun g Cranes are comin g in to (Use adrlitio11nl sheet to nJ, oid crou1ding} a nd vicinity

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u < rJ) rJ) >-< :I: [:-< z >-< f--1 >-< / f--1 0 z 0 Cl WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSO CIATI O N O F AU D UB O N S O CIETIES 1 77 5 Broadway New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............. ... STATE .... ........ .............. ............................................. .. IN CL US IVE DA TES ....... J.\:J,l.Y .... ..... ... N OTE: Outline work done, mil eage covered, areas patroll e d each day. List species observed, giving est imat e d numbers. State whether roo st ing, feeding or nesting. Date July 15, 1939 Patrolled Sanctua r ies and airie 125 miles------------mileage covered 75 Cranes-----------feeding 1000 Vlhi te IbiB-------n 100 W ood Ibis---------" 25 Carcaras----------" Date July 16 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee airie 100 miles----------mileage c ove rerl. The prairie is Viet and bird life shows up g ood Date July 17 1939 PatrolleA O keechobee Sanctuaries 1 5 miles-------mimeage covered Shadowing f isherm.en Date .Lake Shoal and vicinity 200 limpkins-----------feedin g 500 Glossies----------II oP \"" )i 10 White Peli c ans----100 Ducks mixed specie s-" ,.YDate July 19 19 3 9 Patrolled sanctuaries and airie 100 covered 500 Cranes----------Doosting Date 1959 --Patrolled Okee chobee Lak e to R ed L ight Reef 10 .c;verglad0s Ki M/.r 30 0 Duc k s mixed species---" 1000 Egrets, mixed--------" 200 Limpkins---------------" Stilts-------------" Date July 21 l.!39 Sanctua r ies ?5 miles ------mileage cov ered R eposted Sanctuary (Use additional sheet to avoid crorwli11g) and vi c ini t [vEach 'Warden sign or initial h e r e :

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u < V) V) ::Il z f--< p:: v 0 z 0 J WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF A U D U BON SOCIE TIES { Page O n e ) 1775 Broadway, N e w York, N Y S ANCTUAR Y D E P ARTMENT Okeechobee s Florida S A NCTU A R Y (or G e n eral A rea ) ........................... ................ .... . ... ....................... ..... ............ TATE.. .............. .................... ............... ...... .. .. ....................... ................... IN CL U S IVE D A TES ..... ...... ?..?. .... ... .. N OTE: Outline work done, mi J e age cover ed are a s patrolled each d ay. L i s t s?ec ies observed g iv in g estimat e d numbe r s State w h ethe r roo s ting feeding or nesting 1.10. Vv tJ U ..L V hit::, t .L'tl.:J'tl Da1ie Patrolle d Kissumnee Prairie 125 mi l e s -m.ileage covere d 100 C r anes----------observe d 3 0 Burrow ing 011rls" 25 Carca r a s ----" 500 Egrets, A and S feed i n g i n ponds Jult 23 193 9 P a ro1i e a Crane Ponds 100 mile s -mileag e c ov ered 600 Cranes------roosting 10 Burrowing OWls-observ e d 15 C arcaras ------------" 40 Hawks mixed s p e c ies" Date J'uly 24 1 939 Sanctuaries and vicinity 100 mi l e s-----mileage covere d 800 Glossies----observed 1000 Egrets -----" 1 0 E verglades Kites" 300 Limpkins -----" D a t e j u l y 25 1939 T o Okee chobee and Moore Haven a nd r eturned 9 0 miles-----mileage c ov ered I n s e arch of Hi g h way shooti ng F?U_D.d o n Hi ghwa y l one d ead Carcara a nd one A Egre t Al A l b ritton s u s p i c i oned of the snooting. Date J'uly 26 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Sanctua ries a nd Lake 8 0 miles-----mileage covered Checking up on f ishermen. No guns found. Date July 2'1', Patrolled Okee c h obee Lak e 75 mi l e s ------mi l e a g e covered Hundred s of w aterbirds observed. N o accur ate estimate. 28,, __ 1 _9_3_ 9 ____ P atrol led Highway s around Okee chobee Lak e 100 miles---mileage c overe d E ooming f o r shooting. ( U s e a rldi1i o nal shee t t o t1J10id C/'OJJ'fli11g) Eac h w arde n sign or initia l b e r e : : 1

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u -< r:i.. IJl IJl ..... :i:: [-< z ..... [-< ..... [-< 0 z 0 WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM '\)( NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y. U'age Tw o(I SANCTUARY D EPARTMENT Okee chobee s Florida SANCTUARY (or G eneral Area) ................................. ....................... ........ ......... ... ................. ............... TATE. ........... ..... ................................................................................. .... .... IN CL USIVE DA TES ....... .... ?..? ..... Y..P.;r;:g._ .... ;3,J .. N OTE: Outline work done, milea ge co ve r e d areas patroll e d each day. Date Li s t species obs e rved, gi ving estimated numbers. Stat e whether roosting, feeding or nesting. July 2 9 1939 PatrolleA Okee chobee Lake to Redlight Reef a nd returned. 85 miles-----mileage covered 300 Limpk:in s-----observed 200 Ducks, mixed species---observed 25 white PeU.cans--------" 15 Everglades Kites--------Date July 30, 1939 Patrolled C rane Ponds. Fish B r anch area. 500 C ranes------roosting Date 10 Carcaras---feeding 12 Burrowing OWls----observed 4 0 Hawks mixed species--" 90 miles-------mileage covered. July 3 1 1939 P a nnolled Sanctuaries 80 miles----mileage cov ered, mostly on foot. Sha dowi ng A l Albritton's "Hog Gang" This man h a s to be w a t ched. I t would be a grea t benefit i f he w a s out of the Sanctuary. I r.ach warden sign or initial h e re: "?Pn17"-----------....... f///.p. .. ..................................... ..... (Use atltli t iona l sheet lo aJ10id crondin_c:)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM .;/ NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT Okee chobee Florida SANCTUARY (or General Area ) ................................................................................. .... ...................... STATE ........ ............ ........ ...................... .............. ............. ........................ IN CL US IVE DATES August ...... ].. .... thru .... August ...... 7 N OTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species obs e rved, giv ing est im ated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or n esti ng. Date Date Aug 1 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Sanctuary and vicinity. 90 mile s-----milea ge c overed Hundred s of wat erbirds observed 2 1939 P a rolied Okeechobee and Sanctuaries 100 miles-----mileage-covered I n search of White Pelicans. White Pelicans left today. < Patrolled Kissirrnnee Prairie f:-1 0 z 0 Date 125 mi les----mileage covered Plenty of water in ponds and birds show up good Se veral hundred observed. 4 1939 Highways, Peavine Junction. 100 m i les----mileage covered N o shooting found. p Date Aug. 5 1939 Patrolled Crane P omds 75 miles----m.ileage covered 600 Cranes--------r oosting Ang 1959 Patrol ed Sanctuaries 100 m.iles---mileage covered 200 limpkins------observed 1000 White Ibis----" 200 V food Ibis----" 5 Everglades Kites" 100 StjJts---------.,.-" Date August 7 1 939 Patrolled Prairies and White Ibis Rookery 3000 Vt.fhi te Ibis-----roosting in Taylor's Cree 800 W ood Ibis-----" 1000 Herons, mixe d-" Roost i s Five miles North of Okeecho bee City. (Use additional sheet to flJJ oi t! crM1J ding) Each u 1arden sign or intal here:

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WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIA TIO N O F AUDUBO N 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT S OC IE T IE S SANCTUARY (or G eneral Area) ................ .. .............................................. STATE ........... .................................................. .......... INCLUSIVE DATES .... August .. .. 8.t.h ..... t.. b.rn .... Au.gs.t 14th NOTE: Outline work done niileage covered, areas patrolled each day List s pecies obser ve d giving estimat e d numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. u Date Aug 8, 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Sanctuaries a nd vicinity 100 miles---mileage covered Date 91 1939 'Pa rolled crane Ponds in Fish Branch Area 90 miles---mileage covered 550 Cranes----------roosting -< Pot Date Aug. 10 1939 PatrolieA Kissimme e Prairie Visiting Cow Camps. z ,.... 100 miles-----mileage vovered 90 Cranes---------f eeding 20 Burrowing Owls--" 500 Ibis----feeding on ponds near Gum Slough. ; Date A.Uga 11, 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Lake (Visiting Fish 0 z 75 miles-----mileage covered 200 Limpkins----------feeding 500 Glossies---------11 6 Everglades Ki tes---" Camps.) o 1000 Egrets, mixed-----" A Date Date Date Aug. 12 1939 Patro1iea Taylor Creek Rookery 75 miles-----mileage covered 3000 White Ibis--------roosting 500 W ood Ibis---------" 1000 Herons mixed----" Aug. 13 1939 Pa:troiiea Highways to Lake Placid and returned. Looking for Highway shooting. 95 miles----mileage covered 200 Egrets------------feeding 100 Wood Ibis------" 200 White Ibis-------" Aug. 14 1939 Patro1ea Okeechobee Sanctuaries 75 miles--------mileage covered Hundreds of Birds observed. Bird Life in Sanctuaries looks good (Use addtional shee t t o avoid crm11 ding) Each n 1 arden sign or initial here: ....... .. ......................... ..............

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ................ ............................................ ST ATE ........... .................... ........................................... .. INCLUSIVE DATES .... :J::.!?. .. .... ... 21 NOTE: Outline work done, mil eage cov e red, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimate d numbers. State whether roo s ting, feeding or nesting. Patrolled Crane Ponds(Fish Branch Area) 100 cov ered 600 Cranes-------------roost.ing Date Aug. 16, 1939 Patrolled Kissinn:nee Prairie 90 miles-----mileage covered Hundred s of waterbirds in p onds------feeding (,/) Date Aug. l?, 1939 Patrolled White Ibis Rookery ?5 miles----mileage covered 3000 White Ibis-----------roosting 2000 Herons, mixed-------" 400 Wood Ibis-----------" >-! Aug 18, 1939 Patrolled Okee chobee Lake 80 miles----mileage covered Date 1000 Egrets, mixed-------------observed o 500 Glossies-----------------" Z 300 Limpkins-----------------n o 10 Everglades Kites---------" D ate Aug. 19, 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Sanctuaries 75 miles--------mileage covered 7 Sandhill Cranes------------feeding 6 Burrowing OWls------------" 15 Carcaras------------------" 40 Hawks mixed species-------n Date Aug. 20, 1939 Patrolled Highways to Lake Placid and returne d 100 miles-----mileage ?5 Cranes--------------observed 8 Carcaras----------" Hundreds of Ibises and Egrets feeding in Marsh Patrolled O eechobee Sanctuaries and high ways with Mrs J w Dale. Birds showed up good and she was well pleased with her trip. (Use additional sheet to a 1 1 oid rrm1Y linl;) Each warden sign or i11itial here: /hl .... tl .. e.. ...................... .. ................ ... ................................ ................ ... ....... ....... .............. I -----.......... . ........................ ...................... ..

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES (Page one) 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............ Okee. chob.e.e ............................. ...................... ST ATE ................. Flor.id a .......................................................... .. INCLUSIV E DATES ..... ??. ... 31 NOTE : Outline work done, mileage co v ered, areas patrolled each day. Li s t s pecies obser v ed, giv ing e s timat e d numbe r s State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date Aug. 22, 1939 Patrolled C rane Ponds (Fish Branc h Area) 75 miles-----mileag e c ove red 500 Cranes-------------roosting Date Aug 23, 1939 Patrolled Crane Ponds all d ay. 60 miles------mileage covered In search of shoo ting reports. Cl) Date Aug 2 4 1939 i Patrolled Highways from Okee chobee to Peavine Junction and vicinity 100 miles----mileage covered z ..... 10 Burrowing OWls-------feedin g 100 White Ibis------------" 5 Carcaras-------------" 100 mixed Herons----------" [-..; ...., Date Aug 25, 1939 Patrolled Highways examinim.g sign boards. Boards all in good shape 100 miles----mileage covered 0 z 0 Q Date Aug 26, 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Sanctuaries and vicinity 9 0 miles--mileag e covered 1000 Egrets, mixed ---------observed 500 White Ibis-----------" 100 Limpldns-------------" 400 mixed Ducks----------" Date Aug 27, 1939 Date Patrolled Okeechobee Lak e 75 miles---mileage covered Visiting Fish boa t s N o guns or violations found. Aug. 28, 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies. 100 milew---mileage covered 100 Cranes-------feeding 15 Burrowing OWls--" Each u 1 arden sign or initial here : ........................... .............. 10 Carcaras-------n 5 0 Hawks mixed feediP............................................................................ .. (Us e additional sh e et to avoid cro1nli11g ) ....................................................................................

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u < WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM / NATIONAL A S S O CIA TION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES (Pag e t w o) 177 5 Broadway, N e w York, N. Y. SANCTUARY D EPARTMENT S A NCTUARY (or G e n eral Area) .............. .. .. ................... .................. ST ATE ... .... :lf.J.:.9.F. .. .................................... ............... ............... INCLUSIVE DATES ... ...... .... .. 31 N OTE: Outline work done mil e age co ve r e d, ar e a s patrolled each day. Li s t s p e cies observed giving estimat e d numbe rs State whether roo s ting, feeding or nesting Date Aug. 29 1939 Patrolled White Ibis Rookery at Taylor' s Creek 60 miles----mileage covered These birds have plenty of feeding grounds, The prairie is covered with water. Date Aug 301 1939 Patrolled Sanctuaries. 80 miles----milea ge covered Birds are showing up g o od a nd water is still rising. W e 'll have a grea t place Ducks this winter. So m e Blue-winged Teal Ducks h ave already a r rived, also Kill Deer. ......... Date Aug 31, 1939 Patrolled Highways to Lake Pl acid a nd returned th.Jzough crane Ponds Hundreds of Ibis ahd Egrets, carcaras and Hawks, Cranes can be z observed from highways, feeding in Para Grass. These pastures are ,.... flooded with water and it is still r aining. I am sure there wil l be water this winter a nd that means plenty of birds and highw a y f-1 shootin g Will try to be as active as possible. f-1 0 z 0 A Each warden sign or initial h e r e : .... ... e. ................................................. (Use arlditional sheet t o m ; oid cr owdin g)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........ ........................................ ............... STATE ...... J.r.;J,,9;,r._+,Q..?.......................................................... .... ... INCLUSIVE DATES ... ..... l. .. 7 ..... NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covere d areas patrolled each day. Lise species observed, giving estimated numbers. Stace whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date Sept. I, 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Sanctuaries a nd vicinity 80 miles---mileage covered Checking fishihg parties. No guns found. Date Sept. 2 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Lake 60 miles---m.ileage covered 100 Limpkins-----------feeding 2 Everg lades Kites-------" u 150 Ducks mixed------" < 1000 Egrets, mixed -----n rJJ Date z ,.... f-t ,.... Date f-t 0 z 0 Sett. 3 1939 Pa rolled White Ibis Rookery (Taylor's Creek) ?O m.iles--m.ileage covered 2000 White Ibis------------roost;ing 200 ood Ibis------------" 50 Water Turkeys--------" 400 Herons, mixed--------n Sept. 4 1939 Patrolled Crane Ponds (Fish Branch Area) 80 miles---mileage covered 600 Cranes---------roosting Fish Branch Ponds are all fmoo ded with water. 0 Date Sept. 5, 1939 Date 11Jave Patrolled KissiIIDIJ.ee Prairie ?5 m.iles---mileag e covered 100 Cranes-----------feeding 10 Caracaras------" 500 Ibis a nd Herons, mixed---feeding in ponds 10 Burrowing OWls----feeding Sept. 6 1939 Patrolle! H i ghways to Lake Placid a nd returned 190 m.iles---mileage covered 500 White Ibis--------------feeding 300 W ood Ibis--------------" 15 Carac aras----------------" 25 Hawks mixed ----------" :::>ep"G. 'I ..!. ':::1:J':::1 Ea(,h warden sign or initial here : Patrolled Kissinnnee Prairie 60 miles---mileage covered Cont acting H o g Huntera. .. ......................... .................. (Use arlditt'ona l sheet lo tii 1 oi'd cron1 rling)

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.. p.:i u < WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIA TION O F J\.UDUBON SOCIE TIES 1775 Broadway, New Y o rk, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or Genentl Area) ........................ ...................................... ST ATE .... J.f.l..o.r..i..
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u < WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM N ATIONAL A SSOCIATIO N OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1 77 5 Broadway, N e w York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT S ANCTUAR Y (or General Area) .................... STATE ........... ........ .. .... ...................................... INCLUSIVE DA TES ..... J9. ... ... .... N OTE: Outline work done, milea ge co v ered, a reas patroll e d each d ay. Li s t s p ecies obs e rved, gi ving es timated numb e rs. Sta c e w h e t her roosting feeding or nescing Jai:.e .to, .L'i:lv'i:I Fish Branch Area 90 miles----mileag e covered 500 cranes---------roosting Date 8 Caracaras------feeding 10 Burrow i n g OWls" 40 Hawks, mixe d species, mostly R ed -shouldered-----feeding 16, 1939 Pa rolled Kissimmee Prairies (Istokpoga 100 miles----mileag e covered Prairies are wet a nd bird life show s up Isla nd and vicinity) good Date Sept. 17, 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie (Peavine and vicinity) 90 miles---mileage covered 75 Cranes-------feeding 300 White Ibis----feeding in ponds. 200 W ood Ibis----" 20 Burrowing OWls----feeding Date Sept. 18L 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Sanctuaries 80 miles----mileage covered f-.; 0 z 0 Ducks (migratory) are coming in fast. Severa l hundred are already observed in Sanctuaries, mostly Blue-wing Teal. A D ate Sept. 19 lg;59 Patrolle d Okeechobee Lake 75 miles----mileage covered Hundreds of birds are observed in the air. The Sanctuaries have plenty of water. Date Sent. 20, 1939 Patrolled V
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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM IJY>1 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES (Page 1) 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY D EPARTMENT I SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............ ..... .... .......... ...... .... ....... ... ST A TE ................................................................. INCLUSIVE .. .... ?.?. .... ... .. N OTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List spec ie s observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nesting. --Date Sept. 22 1939 patrolled Crane Ponds (Fish Branch Area) 75 miles----mileage covered 400Cranes--------roosting 10 Burrowing owls ----------feeding 12 Caracaras--------------" Date Sept. 23 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies (Gum Slough Area) 100 miles-----mileage covered Bird life showed u p good Date Sept. 24, 1939 @ Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies (From Gum Slough through prairies to Okeechobee z ..... Date >ate 95 miles----mileage covered Hundreds of birds feeding in ponds and prairies 1:::>8J?1i. .LIJ:.59 Patrolled Okeechobee Lake 70 miles---mileage covered 500 Egrets, m ixed----------feeding 300 White Ibis-------------n 400 Ducks mixed species---" 150 Limpkins--------------" Sept, 26 1939 Patrolled Sanctuaries and vicinity 75 covered Checking Hog Hunters. No guns found. Sept, 27 1939 Okeechobee to 500 Glossies-----feeding Patrolled Hig11ways Lake Placid and returned. ) 100 miles----mileage covered Hundreds of water birds can be obse.; ved from highways. Sept, 28 1939 Each warden sign or initial here : Patrolled Highways and Prairies to Peavine J, t Contacting State Game Warden Padgett. ......................................... ...................................... (UJI' additional shee t lo m)()id rron1tli11g)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM if/I) NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF A UDUBON SOCIETIE S (Page 2) 1 77 5 Broa d way, New York, N Y. SANCTUAR Y D E P A RTMENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Area) .................. ........ ............ ...................... 5TATE .......... ;\fJ.Q.;r..;b9,,. ............................. ...... .............................. IN CL US IVE D A TES .... $.e p i; ;;::91 .L\-J:5
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u < WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIA TION O F AUDUBON SOCIETIE S 177 5 B roadway New Y o rk, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT S A N CTUARY (or G e n e ral Area) ............ ............................ STATE ....... INCLUSIVE ... .... .... .. ... .?. ............... N OTE: Outline work done, milea ge covered, areas patrolled each d ay. List species obs e rved giving estimated numbers. Stace w hether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date Oct. 1 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee airies (Gum Slough Area) 80 miles----mileag e covered 50 Cranes--------------feeding 10 Burrovving Owls-----" 12 Caracaras-----------" 200 White Ibis---feeding in ponds. 50 mixed mostly Red -Shouldred-----feeding Date Oct. 2 1939 Patrolled Prairie through Fish Branc h Island a nd vicinity. 90 covered 500 Cranes---feeding in groups from 2 to 50 along the marsh. 8 Burrowing Owls------feeding 12 Caracaras----------" Patrolled H m ghways and contacting Mr. Alex. Sprunt.in Okeechobe ::i:: f-< z ..... f-< ..... f-< 0 z 0 A Date Oct. 4 1 93 9 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies and B luff Hammock Areas 100 miles----mileage covered 100 White Ibis----feeding in marsh 75 W ood Ibis-----" 20 Caracara s----" 25 Cranes------feeding 15 Burrowing Owls----f eeding Date Oct. 5 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies from Bluff Hammock up Kissimmee VIarsh to Turkey Hammock. Hundreds of White Ibis, W ood Ibis, Ducks, C aracaras, Hawks, no accurate estimate-------observed from c a r Date 80 miles----mileage covered Oct 5, 1939 Patrolled through Prairie s to Okeechobee 1 00 miles----mileage c overed Birdlife in general shows up good N o shooting found. Date Oct. 7. 1939 If From Okee chobee to ,Ioore Haven and returned I 75 miles----mileage covered Each warden sign or i11itial here: ............ 2/i. .... ........ L ....... .. ....... Herons, Caracaras, Everglades Kitesand Glossies-feeding in overflo wed :ponds along the roadside. (Use additional sheet to avoid c rmvding)

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u < V'.l V'.l ...... :I: z ...... r-. ...... i::i:: 0 z 0 WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NAT I ONAL ASSOCIA TION OF AUDUBON SOCIE TIES 1775 Broadway, New York, N Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT 1,:;o l S Okeechobee Florida ANCTUAR Y (or General Area) ................................................................................................................ STATE .................................................................... ........................................ INCLUSIVE DATES .. 0.ct. ....... .8 ..... thr.u.O.ct .... l4 ............ .. N OTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List spec ies obs e rved giving est i mated numbers. Stare whether roosting feeding or nesting. Date Oct. s 1939 Patrolled Taylor' s Creek Rooke r y 90 miles----miR eage covered ----000 V/hi te Ibis---------------roosting 600 Herons mixed-----------" Date Oct 9 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie(Gum Slough Area) 100 miles----mileage covered Date 50 Cranes---------------feeding 15 Burrowing CA'ITls-------" 50 Hawks mixed---------" 200 Quail----------.. ----u Oct 10. 1939 .i:>atrolled I!,rom Gum Slough to Okeechobee Ponds are full of "v;ater and bird life shows up good Date Oct llt 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Sanctuaries 60 miles----mileage covered In search of H og Hunters and contacted State Game Wardens. Date Oct 12, 1939 Patrolled Okee chobee Marshes 75 miles-mileage covered 500 Egrets, mixed----------feeding ,.,......-----1000 W1;1i te. Ibis-------------" 300 Limpkins----------------" 500 Ducks mixed-----------11 in Sanctuary Area Date Oct. 13, 1939 Patrolled Okee chobee Lake and Sanctuaries 75 miles---mileage covered Contacting Fishermen. No guns found, Commercial fishermen are a great help in the protection of birds. Date Oct 14. 1939 Patrolled Crane Ponds (Fish B ranch Area ) 100 miles----mileage covered ......---500 Cranes---observed in groups from 2 to 50 feeding in the marshes a nd prairies. Caracarasi Each warden sign or initia l h e re: ___ __ 7.ft! .. d ........ ...... '. ............................... awk s Burrwwing owls shows up good in these areas ................................................................................... (Ure additiona l sheet to rwoi d cr on'fling)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF A UDUBON SOCIETIES 177 5 Broa d way, New Y o r k N. Y SANCTUAR Y D E P A R T M ENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Are a ) .................... .................................... ...... ST A TE ....... l.f .. ........ ................... ................. ........... ............. IN C L USIVE D A TES ........ b.!? ..... ... .. ... ...... N OTE: Outlin e w ork d o ne, mil eage cove r e d areas patrolled eac h d ay. Li s t s pec i e s obs e rve d g i v.ing es timate d numbers. Stace w heth e r roosting, feeding o r nesting Dat e vet. 1 93 9 Patroll ed Kissimmee Prairie (Gum Slough Area) 100 miles----mileage covered 75 c ranes------------feeding 1 0 Caraca r a s --------" 300 White Ibis ------feeding in p onds. late Oct. 1 6 1 939 Patrolled Prairies (Peavine Area) '75 iv.d.lesmi leage covered Cranes, Caracaras, Burroving JWls and H awks show up go o d in these areas. u < ll< ..... Date Oct. 17, 1939 Patrolled Okeec hobe e La.ke 7 0 c overed Checldng fishermen. N o guns or violations found i:ii:: Date O c t 18, 1939 Patrolled Okeechobee Sa n ctuaries f-4 0 80 miles----mileage cov ered z u p Limpkins, Egrets Ibises, Ducks, Herons good i n these arens. Still have plenty of andl: other waterf ovrl show water. 0 -... ......... ......... ..----........ Da-ce U C't. _L':;l;j':;I Patrolled Okeechobee Sanctuaries 60 miles----mileage covered "latching H o g Hunters. Date Oct 20, 1939 Patrolled State Road # 8 to Fertile Valle y and returned t o Okee c hob .. 8 0 miles--mileage covered 500 Egrets, mixed--------feeding 25 Cranes-----------------" 75 Florida Gallinules-----feeding in road ditches D a t e Oct 21, 1939 Patrolled Fish Bra n c h Ar09.. 9 0 miles---mileage covered .......---600 -roosting 1 5 Caracaras--------feedin g 12 Burrowing OV:rl:s-----" (Us e additional sh e et to a.voi d c ro n 'fl i n g ) Eac h war den sign o r initia l h e re: .... ... .... .d.. ............ ....... ...... ........ ............. .. ............ .. ..

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WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM 4 NATIO N A L ASSOC IATION O F AUDUBON SOCIE TI E S 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y. ( P a g e One) \ SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT S A NCTUARY (or General Area) .............. ..... ............. ............................... ST A TE ...... l.fJ.Q;J;.;L,9,,i?., .......... .......................................... ... ... ........ I D Oct 2 2 thru Oct 311 NCLUSIVE ATES ................. ........................................... ....................... ..................... NOTE: Outline work done mileag e covered area s patrolled each day. List s pecies obs e rved, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. D ate Oct 22, 1939 Patrolled Okeechobe e Sanctuary 75 mile s----mileag e covered Checking H og Hunters. Contacting State Vlardens. )ate Oct* 1r.3, 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prai:ri..es 100 miles----mileag e covered 50 Cranes-----------feeding :i 15 Caracaras-------" u 20 Burrowin g Owls---" 50 mixed species--feeding I I ....... D te Oct 24, 1939 Patrolled Highways, fromjPea-Vine Jun<:L io and returned 90 mi les----mileag e covered z ...... :i Several Hundred Ibis, observed feeding in ponds. Hawks, Burrowing OWls and other s pecie s s h o w up good .......... ...... Date Oct. 25 1939 Patrolled Cra n8' Ponds (Fish B r anch Area) 90 miJ_es----mileage covered 400 Cranes--------feeding along marshes a nd prairies. Crane Ponds o are full of w ater. z 0 A Date Oct 26 1 9 39 O keechobee 70 miles---mileage covered 3 0 0 0 Duck s mixed species--------feeding 2 000 Coots---------------------" Migrating duclcs are coming in fast in Sanctuary Marshes. Dabe Ocb. 21, Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies (Gum Slough Area) Water Birds show u n good in pond s a n d slliough. Burrowing Owls Caracaraa a nd cranes show up good Date Oct 28 1939 E h .J / l Patrolled KiSSTmmee Prairie ( :F'rom Gum Slough ac wamen sign or imtia 'Jere: to 300 Egrets--feedin; ;2. = 10 C aracaras----" 500 W Ibis--" in ... ............. ..... ... .. ... ............ ...... ............ ......................... .. 15 B urrowing Ovils--" ponds. (Use arUitional shfl't J o nvoirl rronding)

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J u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 177 5 B roadway, New Y o r k N. Y. (Pe ge 'l1Jr.ro) SANCTUAR Y DEPARTMENT Okeechobee Florida SANCTUARY (or General Area) ................................................................... ........................ ...... ........ STATE. ....................... ........................ ................................................ IN CL USIVE DA TES ..... ?. ?. ..... .... .... N OTE: O u tline work done, mil eage covere d a r eas patroll e d eac h d ay List spec ies obs e rve d gi v i n g est imate d nmnbers. St are w heth e r r oo sting, feed i n g o r n esting. LJC:l.vl:;: vuv i::.v1 .i.. v..;v Patrolled Okeechd>bee Lalce 75 miles----mileage covered Che cking Fishermen. Date Oct 30, 1939 Patrolled Highway to Indiantown and returned, and Blackbott o m Area. Checking reports of highway shooting. Empty shotgw1 shells founi in wrecked automobil e Will report details later. Haven' t found the owner to wrecked c a r vi f-! 0 z 0 Date Oct 31, Patrolled Okeechobee Sanctuaries 6 0 miles----mileage covered. Shadowing lbt:m:t Hog H unters. A Bach n 1 a rden sig n or initi a l here: ..... (Us e adtli1io11a l shee t to m;oid crm;j'{ling)

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u < i::i.. WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broad way, New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or G e n e ral Area) ............................ STATE ....... .. .................................... ............................... .. INCLUSIVE DATESNov..emb..er ..... ls.:t .. .. thru. .. NOY..SJ;rD.ber 7th N OTE: Outline work done mileag e covered, areas patrolled each day L i st s p e des observed, giving estimat e d numbers State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date N ov 1 1 939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie (Gum Slough Area) 80 mile s ----mileag e c o vered 25 cranes-----------fe edin g 10 Caracaras--------" 400 Thite Ibis------feeding in ponds 50 H a wks, mixed species----feeding Date Nov. 2 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie 75 mi les----mileage covered Visitin g Cow e amps Date ..... f-< z ..... N ov 3 193 9 Patrolled Okeechobee Lake contacte d 1'.iTr. Luis Mardan, Nat' 1 Gagraphic Photo g rapher f-< "'"' Date Nov. 4 1 9 39 i:i:: Travele d vri t h M r Mardan through prairie. E verything worked out okay f-< 0 z 0 Date N ov 5 1939 Traveled with M r 1ardan. 80 m i les---mileag e covered Attended Field Trials. Date Nov. 6, 1909 I Patrolled-Okeechobee Lake (Sanctuary Area) 75 miles---mileage covered Th ousands of duc k s a r e on t h e lake a n d more a r e coming in. N o shooting heard or seen yet Each warden sign or i11itial h e re: / J I() f I .. Date Nov 7 1939 Tra v e l ed vri t h for J onn .fl. Balcer Gene r a l inspection (UJf addi1i o nal Jhefl to avoid I

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u < p. V) V) ..... ;:c:: Ez ..... r.... ..... E-0 z 0 0 WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIO N A L ASSOCIATIO N OF AUDUBON SOCIE TI E S 177 5 Broadway New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Area) .......................... .. ........................ ...... .. STATE .... ............................... .............................. ...... INCLUSIVE DATES. .... ? .. :t:;:t:l.:t:'.\l NOVE?:tAber 1 4 NOTE : Outline work done, mi l eage covered areas patrolled each d ay List species obs e r v ed, giv.ing estimat e d numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting lUC:1. t:1e l\lOvemoer d .L ';;!...,., Patrolled highways to Lake Placid a nd returned 100 miles----milea ge covered 50 Cranes----------feeding 10 Caracaras-------" 50 Hawks, mixed---" 400 White Ibis-----feeding in marsh Pate November 9 1939 Patrolled Sanctuarmes Date Date )ate 50 miles----mileage covered Ducks are comi ng in fast now. :/hite Ibis, W oo d Ibis, Limpkins and Herons show up good November 10 1939 Patrolled Crane Ponds (Fish Br anch Area ) 75 miles----mileage covered 300 Cranes-------feeding in prairie and marsh 15 Caracaras----feeding 10 Burrowing Ovvls--feeding 25 Hawks mixed species-----feeding N ovember 11, 1939 Posted Sanctuary, accompanied by TuTr. John H Baker November 1 2 1939 Vlorked in Sanctuary with Mr. John H Baker and M r H C B lanchard Date N ove mber 13 1939 worked in Sanctuary with I;.Tr. filohn H Baker, Ray Barnes, and H c Blanchard. Date N ovember 14, 1939 Worked in sanctuary with I'.:Tr. John H Baker, Each warden sign or initial here: Ray Barnes, A nd H c Blanchard.

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u < V"J V"J ...... :I: f""' z ...... f-4 ...... ...:: f-4 0 z 0 0 WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM IY/ NATIONAL ASSO CIATI O N O F AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT S Okeechobee s Florida ANCTUARY (or General Area) .................................................................... ....................... .................. TATE ....................................... ....................................................................... INCLUSIVE DATES .... .. ..... N.9.Y.<3.:t!J.ber 21 NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List s pecie s observed giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. JJC:l. vt: l\JOVemoer .LO 1 .l'J;j'J Vlorked in Sancuary with I.Ir John H Baker, Ray Barnes, and H c Blanchard. Date N ovember 1 6 1939 \/orked in S anctuary with M r H c Blanchard. Date N ovember 17, 1939 Worked in Sanctuary v.rith H C Blanchard S ome of the citizens, sheriffs, and Game Commissioners c alled on us. Date November 1 8 1939 Posted Sanctuary with :Mr H c Blanchard Date N ov ember 19, 1939 Patrolle d Sanctuary with Ray Barnes in bo a t H c B l anchard patrollt:id highvmy Date N ovemb e r 20 1 939 Contacted W r J J Keil a nd companion. Patrolled Sanctuary v.ri th H c Blancha r d M r J J Keil and companion. Date N ove mber 2 1 1939 Patrolled C rane Area (Brighton Area ) A c companioned v1i th ]; J J Keil a nd co m panion and I.Tr. H c B l anchard. N o cranes found shot. (Use additional sheet to m i oid crowding) Each u 1 arden sgn or tal h ere: ..... ............................................... --1 = :

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u < Pot CJ) CJ) '""' f-t z '""' f-t '""' f-t 0 z 0 A WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOC I A TIO N O F AUDUBON SOCIE TIES (Page One) 1775 Broadway, New Y o rk, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or G eneral Area) ............................... .......... ....................... STATE ....... FJ...Q.r..;i.Q.. .................................................................... IN CL USIVE DA TES ... ?.? ...... .. J. er 30 NOTE: Outline work done, mil eage cov e red, areas patrolled each d ay. List s pecies obser ve d, gi v ing estimated numbers. State whether roos ting, feeding o r nesting. DaLe November 22 Patrolled Sanctuary, accompanied by I.Jr J J Keil a nd com panion. Date November 23, 1939 Patrolled Sanctuary with :Mr H c Blanchard. Date N ov ember 24, 1939 Patrolled Sanctuary with H c B lanchard Date November 25, 1939 Patrolled Sanctuary with H C Blanchard Date November 26' 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie with Robert Padgett, State Game Warden. l Arrested w !vI. Cooke H E Boyd Bully Arnold and M r Tetter for violation of the Dove law Date 1939 Worked in Sanctuary with H c Blanchard. Date 2s 1909 Worked in Sanctuary vrith II. c Blanchard. l!,ach warden sign or initial bae : ... ...... .. ......................... (Us e additional sheet to aJJoid crmnling)

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u < p.. WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM r..;1 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF A UDUBON ( Page T\VO) 1775 Broadway, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Area) ...................... ........... ......... ....... ST A TE ... .................................................................. IN CL USIVE DATES ... .... ?.?. ... .... er 3 0 NOTE : Outline work done mile age covered, areas patrolled eac h day. List spec ies obs erve d, givi n g estimat e d numbers. S t are whether roosting, feeding or nesting. il.)aue l\Ju v ernoer' i:.':1 Worked in Sanctuary with H c Blanchard. Contacted Duc k Hunters. Date N ove mber 30 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie with Robert Padgett, State Grure 1rarden. f-i ...... f-i 0 z 0 Each warden sign or initial h e re: .I .I ""' .. 4.r.r..1.. fT.. .. /!!'!;_ .......................................... (Usr additional sheet to a 1 1 oit! crowd11g)

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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM @ NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1775 Broad way, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .................. .... ...... ........................ ............ STATE. .... F.lor.ida .................................. ....... ............ ................. INCLUSIVE DATES .... ...... t..h.+.:tJ. .... P..$.G .. 7th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species obser v ed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. lJalJe LJec J.1 J.';10';1 Patrolled Okee chobee Areas 75 miles----mileage c overed Checking Duck-hunters. Arrested Howard Lawson, unlavvful shooting of ducks. Twen ty-five Dollar Bond obtained. Date De c 2 1939 Patrolled Sanctuary vri th M:r. H C Blanchard. Date De c 3 1939 Patrolled Highways and lake. Contacting Du c k -hunters. No ::Il violations found. f-4 z f-4 0 z 0 nee. 4 1 909 Patrolled Sanctuary Areas with IV.tr. and Mrs Guy Emerson. They were well pleased with their bird record. A Dec. 5 1939 Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie and vicinity.with llf.tr. Guy Emersom 100 miles----mileage covered, Birds showed up good. Date Dec. 62 1939 Patrolled Hlhg ,Nay and having car overhauled. Contacted State Game '\farden, 1 Jr Irvin \'linty. Date Dec. 7 1939 Patrolled Crane Ponds (Fish Brancg Area) 80 miles----mileage covered Cranes, Burrovling Owls, Caracara s and Each imrden sign or initial here: .... 4/lv.!Le. .............................................. :Eagle s appar antly \Ti l l start nesting e arly \Tate r ................................................ ...................... ................. in pond s p l a c e s .............................................................................. .. .. <. ....,,.., .... .-.c-.-.-..... ___... _..-. w

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ................ Q.l;;:;.<2.
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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .................... .. \?. .Q.A.Q.R \3. ............................ ................. .STATE ......... F.lor.i.d.a .................................................................... INCLUSIVE .. ... .. er 2 lst NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nesting. Date D..e .. c .emb.e..r ... .. 1.5 ........ I Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies and India n Reservation with M r Harwell. 100 miles----mileage covered Birds showed u p g ood Date ... .... :l:'..?. '. ....... ................. Patrolled Sanctuaries 75 miles----milea ge covered Contacting Duck-hunters. N o violations found. V) z ,..... Date ... D.e .. c .emb..e. r ..... l7 .. ..... 19..39 .................. Patrolled Sanctuary Areas 50 miles----mileage covered Contacting hunters a nd fishermen .......... ; Date .... with Mr. Geor g e Thorp 100 miles----mileage covered birds 0 z 0 O Date .. .. D.e .. c .. emb .. e r. ......... l 9 .. ...... l9.3. 9 ............ Traveled with :Mr. Thorp throug h Indian Reservation a nd Prairie 125 miles----mileage covered Birds showed off g ood Date .... ...... Areas with Mr Thorp 100 miles----mileage covered Checkin g Duck -hunters and birds. Date .... Dec .ember. ..... 2.i..,. ... ... 1.939 .................. Traveled through Kissimmee Prairies Each warden sign or initial here: and checking u ..... ..... .7.. ................ cim a report of a baited Dove Field at Gum Slough ........................................................................................................ N o bait nor violations f o und (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page One) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ..... .... ...... Ok.ee..G..b.Ob..e..e. ................................................. .ST A TE. ... F.lorid.a. ............................................................ ........ IN CL USIVE DA ..... ?..?. ..... t..l.1.+.'.ll. .... D .. G .t:nnb er 31 N OTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day List species observe d giving estimated numbers State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .. D.e c.emb..e.r. .... .22. .... l9.3. 9 .................... Patrolled Sanctuary area s 8 0 miles----mileag e covered Checking Duc k -hunters. N o violations found. Dat ... E;). 9 .. .:IJ:l: ..... Patrolled Sanctuary areas with H c Blanchard Checking Duck -hunters. N o violations found. ...... "=" ................... V"J Date .. with H c Blanchard V"J 75 miles----mileage covered = Checking Duck-hunters N o violations f ound 0 z Date .. D.e c .. emb.er .... 2 5., ...... l93.9.. ... ..... .. Patrolled Crane Pon d s (Fish Branch area) .-..w 100 miles---mileage covered Cranes showed up g ood N o signs of shooting. 0 ....... 0 Dat e ........ ..... ..... 0. .9 .. ..... ........... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake 90 miles---mileage covered Checking hunters. N o violations f ou nd Date .. D.e.ce,mb.er 2 '7 .1 ..... 1.93.9 .. Patrolle d Okeechobee Sanctuaries with H c Blanchard 80 miles----mileage cover ed Checking Duck-hunters N o violations found Each warden sign or initial here: (Use additional shee t to av oid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page TVm) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT Okeechobee Florida SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......................................................... .................................................. STATE ................................................................................................. ............. IN CL USIVE DA TES ... ..... ?..?. ... .... er 31 NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co v ered, areas patrolled each day List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date ...... .. ..... .. .... ............. Patrolled Highways a nd contacted Mr. verne E Davison, Chief, Regional Biology Division, of Spartanburg, s c He has ggo d plans for the protection of wildlife. I referred him to M r J H Baker and Mr. Alexander Sprunt for further information on Educational problems confronting wildlife. and drainage. JJecemoer .rn;)CJ DatePatr61Ied st"ateHigfo:iay #8 to Lake Placid and returned 110 miles----mileage covered Saw 50 Cranes feeding in marsh, also 8 Caracaras, 50 mixed Hawks, 75 mixed Herons, 1 dead Caracar a 7 5 A Egrets 6 Purple Gallinules. ...... ._.. v Vl z .... Dat
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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......... ..... .Ok.e.e..c.h.o.b.e.e ..................................................... .STATE ... F.lo:r.id.a ...................................................................... IN CL USIVE .... ...... :t:;.h.: ..... 7th NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date ... <:! .. !3.:PJ.?.-.+.'.Y ..... J, .. ....... ........... ................. Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie ( From Okeechobee to Gum Slough) 100 miles----mileage covered Checking Quail-hunters and locating bird nests. N o nests or violations found. Date.J..?:.P.::i,l,_9.,;r..Y ... ?. .. ... ........ ..................... Patrolled Gum Slough area and vicinity 75 mil0s----mileage covered 15 Cranes-------feeding 300 White Ibis------feeding 10 Caracaras---" 4 Burrow5 ng Owls u < 50 Hawks mixed species---feeding v:i D ate Januar.y ..... 5.,..i.940 ........................... ...... Patrolled from Gum Slough to Sad dle Hannnock Patrolled Prairies in search of carearas nests and checking hunters. One C aracara building nest in Cabbage Palm t: Date ... .. .... 9'.,. .... .. 40. ...... ................... Patrolled from Saddle Hammock to Peavine Juntion.thru prairies. 100 miles----mileage dovered re 0 z Cranes hanging around nesting ponds. Apparently will nest early. Water conditions good 0 1--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------A Date ... Janua:r.y. .... 5., ...... ............................. Patrolled from Peavine Junction through prairies t o Okeechobee 90 miles----mileage covered Checking Quail-hunters and locating nests. One Bald Eagle nest in Pine tree. No other nests found. Birds showed up good Date ...... J..?.:.P.,V.:1'.3,.J.:Y. ... 9. .. ....... ...................... P atrolled from Okeechobee to Fish Branch area and returned. 100 mile s ----mileage covered Cranes beginning to scatter off. Approximately 300 cranes observed, feeding in small groups. Water in these areas favorable for good nesting year. .. ..... '.(.J ....... ..................... ......... Patrolled Highways from Okee c hobee to Lake Placid and returned. 75 miles---milea ge cov ered 6 Caracaras----feeding 20 A Egrets---feeding 25 Vvard Herons---" 12 Gallinules" 45 Snowy $tzlllirilJnal sheet to avoi d cro wding) Each warden sign or initial here: .... /l/J..1..C. .... ............. .....................

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........... .. ....................................................... ST A TE ...... .. ...... ............................................................... IN CL USIVE DA TES ... .... .t.4. .... t..h:r.: ..... J..1?.:.n:\J.Stry 14th NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, gi v ing estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date.J.anuar.y. ..... 8.,. ...... 1.9.4 0 ........................... ... Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie (From Okeechobee to Gum Slough and vie. ) 75 mile s----mileag e covered Chec king bird hunters and locating nests. Birds are not nesting yet. .. '3.:.P.:1:1:.'3.:!..Y ... ...... ............ ................. Patrolled Prairies, on the Kissimmee Marsh vicinity 100 miles----mileage covered 15 Sandhill Cranes-----feeding 2 Bald Eagles--------" 20 American Egrets ----'' 16 Sn owy Egrets ------" in ponds, in pairs 50 Hawks mixed species----fu ed:iJ.ng 75 W ood Ibis------feeding 200 White Ibis------" ti) Date.Januar..y .... .io., ....... ........................ Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies 90 miles----mileage covered 25 Sandhill Cranes-------feeding z 8 Carac aras----feeding 6 Burrowing Ovvls-feeding in pond at Saddle Hammock 75 Herons, mixed species----feeding 4 H ooded Merganser Ducks---feeding 4 Greater Yello wlegs------feeding ........ t: .. ..... .... ............ .......... Patrolled through Prairies to Okeechobee 75 miles----mileag e covered f-4 0 z Water is plentiful in prairie s and birds sho w up g ood 0 A Date ..... .. ?.:!.J::il.:'3.:.!.Y. ..... .. ....... .................. ... Patrolled Sanctuaries on shores of Lake Okee chobe e Checking hunters and fishermen. N o violations found. Date .... J.an:uar..y. ..... 15.,. ...... 1.940............. Patrolled Okeechobe e Lake 80 miles----mileage covered 300 White Pelicans------feeding 3,000 Ducks, mixed species----feeding 25 Litjlpldns---------------" 300 Glossy Ibis----------" Date .... .... 1.4., ...... 1.9.40. ...................... ( Patrolled Taylor Creelc and vicinity 100 Miles-mileage covered 6 'ggg v/hi te IQis---roosting o U ood Ibis---" 700 Herons, mixed--" (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) 5 Everglades K i tes---f e e dine; _.... -=ww 200 Gulls, mixed species--" Each warden sign or initial here: ....

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth A venue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........ ............. ................. ............. STATE ... F.lor1.d.a .......................................... ............................. INCLUSIVE DATES ... .... J .Q..tb. .t.. h r. 1 .i... .. J.a n uary 21st. NOT E : Outline work done, mileag e covered areas patrolled each day. Li s t s p e cie s observ ed, giv ing e s timated numbers. State whether roo s ting, feedmg or nestmg. Date .... J a n u a r.y .... l 5 .. .... .. l 9 4 0 .................... .. Patrolle d Fish B re.n c h Area 100 miles----m ileage c ov e red L oc ating b i r d nests a nd che ckin g hunters. N o nest s o r violations found. Date .. .J..?.., ... ........ .. Patr olle d Okeechob e e Lak e vicinity vri t h Maurice Broun. H awk M t S a n ct 8 0 miles---m i l e
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:i u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM O. NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page One) SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ... ........ ............................... STATE ....... F..l..Q;r.J_Q,q __ ............................. ............................... IN CL USIVE DA TES .... .... ? ? .... ..... 31 N OTE: O utline work done mi l eage covered areas patrolled each da y. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nest ing. Date ..... <:l:P.::t:l.9:.:r.Y ............... ............... 1. ............................. Patrolle d Sanctuary Area s 90 miles----mileag e covered 500 1'/hite Ibis-------------fecding 30 0 Glossy_J_Sises----------n iOoo and Herons, mixed-----feeding in Lake marsh 4 Kites-------feeding D ate ..... '3.:.1.1.-:i:l:?.-.:!:'..Y. .. .. .. : ....... J ................ 1... .. ...... .......... Patrolled Kissimmee P rairie (Gum Slough Area) 100 m iles----milege covered \later in pond s i s suitable for n esting places. January 24, 19 40 D atcpatro1Ied" ... K fssimme e p:rairies ( Peavine Junttion Vicinity) 125 miles---mileage covered C ranes, Caracaras a nd Hawks showed up good N o nests found. z .... :i E-c .... E-c 0 z DarnT.anuary .... 2 5 .. ...... 1 9 4.0 ............... ............ Patrolled Highv1ay fro m Peavine Junction t o Okee chobee 75 miles----mileage covered Searching for highvray shooting and checking hunt ors. N o violations found. 0 1----......... 0 Date i.ake 60 mi l e s ----mileage covered 1000 hite Ibises------------feeding 300 Gulls, mixed, a nd Terns, mixed with 15 Gull-billed-----freding 50 limpkins---------fecding N o shooting g oing o n in these areas D ate .. J.anuary ... 2.7 ..... 19. 4 0 .................... Patrolled Indian Reservation Areas 100 covered L oc ating Caracaras nests a nd other birds. N o nests f oun d Date ..... 13.:P::i:l:?.-.:i::Y ........... ..... J .... ............................................... Patrolled li'ish Branch Area 9 0 miles----mileaec covered Craw s showe._ UJ? ood alon feeding in groups frow 4 t o Fish 100. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) Each warden sign or initial here: B ranch Marsh ..... .. e .........

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u -; Date .... F.ebruary .... 3. .... l9.4 0 ...................... Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies (Saddle Hammock area s} 100 mile s----mileage covered Contacting Hunters. Checked 4 parties. N o violations. ........ ; Date ..... 80 miles----mileage covered Loc ating nests a nd checking Hunters. 1 Caracara nest in Cabbage Palm. f-c 0 z 2 Burrowing Owls nests digging in prairie. 1 Crane nest in pond N o egg s 0 Cl Date ..... F.ebr.uary ..... 5. ....... 1.9.40 ...................... Patrolled Prairies 75 miles----mileage covered Locating nests, checking Hunters and contacted :nr.ir. Alexander Sprunt on prairie near Taylor' s Creek. Locating 2 nests of Burrowing Owls Date ... .9. .... .................... Patrolled Prairies and Highways with IVfr. Alexander Sprunt, and party Birds showed up good His party was well pleased. Date ... February?, Each warden sign or initial here: Patrolled Prairies and Highways. 80 mile s----mileage covered ......... .................. .!...'. ... .............. Checking Hunters and locating n ests. ContactEd Alexander S:prunt and his party in prairies. (Use additiona l sheet to avoid cro wding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM efi!:{ NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............... .9..!:l.9.1?.E:l .. E:l ............................................. .... STATE ...... f.JQ.J.:'.J.QJL ....... ......................... .................................... INCLUSIVE DATES ... .... 6..t..h .... t.hr.u ... Fe.bruary 14th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .... Fe.bru. r.y ..... 8. ....... 1.9 .. 4.0. ..................... Patrolled Sanctu2ry area a nd P r airie s 90 m i les----mileage covered Checking Hunters and locating n ests. N o violations nor nests found Date ... :Jr...P.:r..lJ;;ry ....
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u < --...-.. / ; WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........ .......... .Oke.e.c ho.b.e.e .......................................... STATE ......... Fl.or.i.da ....................... ............................... .......... February 15th thru February 21st. INCLUSIVE DATES ........................ ......... .. .............................. .................................... NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each da y. List species observe d giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date ..... ..... :b.9..J ..... ................. Patrolled Prairies and contacted 1 1r Alexander Sprunt. 75 miles----mileage covered Birds showed u p go o d Date .... Fe.hruary .... 15., ...... 194 0 ............ Patrolled highways a nd contacted Mr. Alexander Sprunt and his p arty. 80 miles-mileage covered Loj c ated 2 Caracaras nests in Cabbage Palm and 4 Burrowing Ov.rl n ests in prairie. Vl ..... 17...L. ...................... z ...... Patrolled Highways from Okeechobee to DeSoto City returned. 125 miles----mileag e covered Birds along this highway showed u p good 15 Scrub Jays observed. N o shooting found. ...... pi:: 0 z Date.F .ebru.a.ry ... 1a.,. ...... 1g4Q ................... Patrolled highways and Fish Branch Area. Contacted IJ.fr Alexander Sprunt and party in prairie 60 mile s ----mileage covered 0 Cl Date F .ebr.uary .... 19 .. ..... 19.4.0. ......... ........... Contacted Mr. John H Baker and M r J H Storer a nd M r Alexander Sprunt, in Okeechobee. Worked with IVIr. Storer in prairie. 60 miles---mileage covered Date .... 2.0.., ..... ................. v forked with TuTr. fftore r in Fish Branch A rea. Attended Civitan Meet -ing with 1VJr. Alexander Sprunt. Contacted M r John H Baker and his party at Kissimmee River. 90 mile s ----mileage covered (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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z WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Pag e One} SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .......... ................................. .... ............. .STATE.. ....... Flor.i.d.a ........... .................... ................................. .. IN CL USIVE DA ...... ?. .. ?. ...... ..... :If.l.P.:t:'.P.:?.-ry 2 9 NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observe d giving estimated numbers State w h ethe r roo s ting, feeding or nesting. DateF e .b.r.uar.y ..... 2.2., ... ... l9.. 4.0 .................... .. Worked vii th :Mr. John H Storer in Fish Branch Area 50 miles----mileage covered Date .... .... .. ....... l.'3..40. ........... .... Worked with Mr. John H Storer in Fish Branch Area 40 miles---mileag e covered __ 2.4.,. .... 19.4.0. ................... Work ed with Mr. John H Storer in Fish Branch Area 60 miles---miiliea g e covered Locating birds a nd n ests for photographing. r-i r-i 0 z Date .... H ighw ays l 100 miles----mileage covered Looking for a suspected Egg-collector. Birds showed up good 0 0 D ate ... ..... 2.9., ..... .................. Patrolled. prairies and highw ays. 95 miles----milea g e covered Looking for a suspected E gg -collector. Contacted M r Alexander Sprunt a nd his p arty in prairie. Date ... F.ebruary.... 2-7;-l9Q ................ Contacted 1 v'.fr Alexander Sprunt and his p arty, and patrolled. Crane Ponds. (Fish Branch Area} 80 miles----mileage covered C r anes, Burrowing Owls a nd Caracaras showed up g ood 400 Cranes at roost. Date .. Fe.b.ruar.y ..... 2.8.., ...... l9.40 ............... ... Patrolled Fish Branch Are a 60 miles---mileage covered Loca ting nests. 1 Black Vulture, 2 Cranes, 6 Burrowing Owls 1 Red -tailed Hawk,nests found. (Use additiona l sheet to av oi d crowding) Each warden sign or initial here: ......... d.2i ... ... '. ............. ............

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM djf! NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .... okeec llobe.e ................. ........................... .STATE. .. Florida. ................................................................... IN CL USIVE DA TES .......... 11[ar.ch. .... 1s.t .... .t.hru. .... l\. [ a.r.ch?t h NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, a reas patrolled each day. List species observed giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date ...... March .... l.,. ...... 19. 4.0. ................................ patrolled Fish Branch Area and c amped with Sandy Sprunt and Tom Boney 80 miles K ----milegge covered 2 00 cranes ------roosting 2 cra ne nests 4 Burrowing o w l nests 1 caracara nest Date ..... ?., .. J.::1::)1 9 .......................... Patrolled Crane:s: Ponds ( Fish Branch Area) 6 0 miles -----mileage covered 90 Cranes -----feeding in marsh 6 Burrowing o wls ----nesting 1 Bald eagle nest in pine VJ z ..... Date ..... March ... 3 .... 1.g.40 ........... .................. Patrolled Highways 95 miles-----mileag e covered 400 mhxxWood Ibis -observed, feeding in ponds 10 6 aracaras-----feeding 4 Burrowing owl ---feeding !::: Date ......... .. .. L ... J.:.<:J.1 Q ............... ...... ....... i:i::: Pa trolled Okeechobee Lake 75 miles ----mileage covered f-< 0 z Che c king on suspect,ed poachers and contacted ];Jr. Alexander Sprunt and party. 0 Cl Date ........ Marc h,. .... 1.g.40 ..... ..... Patrolled Fish Bra n c h Area with party 90 miles ---mileage c overed Contacted M"l:'. Alexander Sprunt and party at crane pond Cranes showed up very good Date .......... ..... G.. ...... ............................ Patrolled Sanctuary Areas 75 miles ---mileage covered Checking 011 Duc k shooting report. N o violations. Date lfarc h.,7" l94 0 patrolled Praires 90 miles -----mileage covered Contacted M r Alexander Sprunt. (Use additiona l sheet to avoid crowding) Each warden sign or initial here: ....... /.J.21.. .... .........................................

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCfUARY,DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ....... .... ....................... .................... STATE. ........ Florida ............................... ...................................... INCLUSIVE DATES ..... Mar. c h .... 8t.h .... :thr.u ..... l4t. h ......... NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co vered, areas patrolled each day List species observed, giving estimated numbers State whether roosting, feeding o r nesting Date .. Ma.r.ch .a., .... J.9. 4.0 ...................................... Traveled through prairies with parties 90 miles------mileage c overed C ontacted M r Alexander Sprunt and party at Cranes ponds in ]'ish Branch Area. Date ... Mareh,--40 Patrolled highways from Okeechobee to Sebring 100 miles-----mileage covered Checking hig hway shooting rJ) Date .... Maroh ... 10.,. .... J./d:0 Patrolled hi hvr a y from Sebring to Fertile Valley 75 miles----mileage covered Contacte d Mr. J e s s Durrence, c attleman f--f--0 z Date .... :Mareh ll-, 9 1.l?Q.. h ighways from D eSoto City t o Okeec hobee, a nd vicinity. lOOOmiles-----m ilenvo covered Cont acted Mr. Alexander Sprunt and party 0 i::l Date ..... Marc .h .... .i2 .. ; ..... UJ.4Q. ... ..... .......... .......... Patrolled h isnvay and. Crane ponds 80 milesmileage covered Locating nests. Checking on hunting r eports Date ....... .March .... 13 ...... 194Q ...... .p.0r w n,. ]Jtr. Alexander s:{unt Sanctuaries and Indian Reservations. 80 miles------mileage covered Birds showed up g oo d Date .......... Traveled through Fish Branc h Area with Mrs. Beals and party and contacted Mr. J obn Storer and I vTr. Scb:roder p arty through Each warden sign or initial here:

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ..... Oke.e .. cho.b.e.e ......................................................... STATE .... F.lorida .................................................................... INCLUSIVE DATES'4F.iX9.h .... } Q:lJ..A .... t.hr.:u .... Mar.ch .. 21st. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co vere d areas patrolled each day List spec ies observed giving estimated numbers. State w h et her roostmg feedmg or n estmg DateMgr.c.h .... .1.5.,. ...... 19.4.0. .................................... Traveled with Mr. Alexander Sprunt and party a nd party through Fish B ranch Area. 75 miles--milea ge covered Cranes and Burrowing O\vls shov.red up go o d DatJ.\tl.c:l:l";.9..l.J: ... :+..., ..... ............................ ....... Patrolled Fish Branch Area and Istokpoga Lake 90 miles----mileage covered Checking on Turkey-hunters. No violations found. vi ..... J..7.. ....... l.<;)..40. ..................................... Patrolled Highways 100 miles----mileage covered Contacting Cattlemen and others in the Ridge Se ction. z '""' Dat e ... .... +$ .... .. 4.0. .............................. ; Patrolled Okeechobge Lake and highway s Contacted Alexander Sprunt and p arties. 0 z 75 miles----mileage covered \Vhite Pelicans, Everglades Kites, Vvhite Ibis and Limpkins shoued up fine in the lake m arsh. 0 Date arc h ..... J...9 ....... 1.940 Patrolled Prairies. 90 miles---mileage covered Locating Crane nests. Four nests located, two eggs each. Three Caracara nests in Cabbage palm in b rBeding ground. Da te ..... M.?.:'..G.A ..... 2 .0. ...... 19..4.0 ............................... Traveled with Alexander Sprunt and parties whrough Fish Branch Area. 60 miles----mileage covered Cranes and Burrowing OV.rls and other birds showed off good Date ........ ..... ?..+.., ..... .......................... Patrolled Coon Ranch and Fertile Valley areas. 70 miles----mileag e covercd Contacted Jess Durrence. Traveled through breeding grounds. Checking on (Us e sheet to av oid cr o wding) Each warden sign or initial here:

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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue New York, N. Y. (Page one) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............... 0k$...G..h.9P. $ .... ... ............................................ .ST ATE ..... F J.9r. .. :i.9:: ................................................ ................ IN CL USIVE DA TES ... M?.,.6..9..A ..... ...... ... Mar.c.h .... 3 ls t NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co vere d areas patrolled each day. Li s t species observed gi v ing e s timated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date.Mar..ch .... 22., ...... l9 .. 40 ........ .... ............ Patrolled Fish Branc h Area with M r Alexander Sprunt and party, and patrolled prairies. 75 miles----mileage covered Cranes and Burrowing Ovvls showed off good 4 .... ... ...... ............. ... Patrolled Istokpoga Lake and vicinity. 100 miles----mi leag e co vered Checking on hunting reports. N o violations found. Date Mar.ch .... 2.4 ..... l.9.40 ................ ................ z ..... Patrolled highways and Crane P onds. Locating nests. 4 nests f oun d 2 Caracara nests in Cabbage Palms and 2 Crane nests.in Sawgrass mar s h Cranes had two eggs each. t: .... ?. Q.,. ..... ...................................... Patrolled Okee chobee Lake and Sanctua r y marsh. 8 0 miles----mileage covered re 0 z c o::it acting. fishermen a nd checking on report.s Q.uck .... sJluotirg. This shooting has been heard in 'form Cove a.rea. Searched boats a n:a:-a u o mobiles and didn't find the righ t man He seem s to be a smart poacher. 0 A Date ... 2..9 .. 1 .. ... .l.c.1-.40. ......... ......................... Patrolled Route # 29 from Okeechobee to M:oore Haven and returned. 90 miles----mileage covered Birds on the roadsides showe d up g ood Contacted M r Alexander Sprunt and his party. Date. [aroh--7--,l940 Attended Court and :a::kkNrtli!dt contacted A S Houghton a:r.d his party. Traveled in Fish B ranch areas. Cranes sho wed up okay. 50 milos----m ileage dovered Date.Ma r .c.h ..... 2.8., .... l9.4.0 .................................. Patrolled highviTays and prairies 90 miles----mileage covered L ocating nests and contacting State Warden s (Use additional sheet to a void crowding) Each warden sign or initial here: ....... .ih1.Ji. ..... e. ...................

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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page t w o) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........... .Oke..e..c .ho.b.e.e .......................................................... STATE.Flor.ida .................... ................. ................................. IN CL USIVE DATEs.Jv.@r..9.h .... ... :t.hr:JJ ..... ... 31st NOTE: Outline work done, mi l eage covered, areas patro11ed each day. Li s t s pecies observed, gi vmg estimated numbers. State whether roostmg, feeding or nesrmg. DateMar.c h ... .2.9. ...... 19.4.0 .................................... T r aveled with Mr. Alexander Sprunt and his party of 14 persons Traveled in the Fish Branch area,visiting Crane Ponds and nests Everybody was well pleased a nd wanted another trip. Da teJ>@.,.r 9.h .... !2. 0 ...... ................................ Patrolled highwe.ys and prairies. 100 miles mileage covered Che cking on highway shooting. One carac ara found dead nea r Brighton. vi DateMfJ,.r..9.h ..... ..... l..Q. 4.0 .... ........... ..................... z ...... Patro lled highways a nd prairies. c ontacted .Mr. Alexander Sprunt. 90 miles----mileage covered Visite d Cattle-ranches. E-t ...... p:; E-t 0 z D ate .......... ......................................................................................... 0 0 Date ... .. ................................. .............................................................. Date ......... .............................................. ........................................ Date ....................................................................................................... Each warden sign or initial here: ...... ..... .. e .. ....................... ..... (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .............. ....... ............................. .STATE ...... Flo.r.i.da ........................................................... ...... INCLUSIVE DATEs.Ar:>::r:hJ .. 1.t.. t.hr.:u. Apri.L?th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. Li s t species observed giving estimated numbers. State whether roostmg feedmg or nestmg. DateAP..:r..+.l ...... l., ..... .1.9..4.0. .................... .................... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake and vicinity 80 mi les----mileage covered Locating Eve rgla de Kite n e sts. N o nests found. Two Limpkin nests with eggs. One Florida Duck nest with eggs. (From Okeechobee to Gum Slough) 75 milos----mileage covered Locating nests. Three Crane nests in pond two e g g s eac h Two Caracara nests in Cabbage Palm Ten Burrowing Ov1ls on a1d Peavine Grade One Barred OWl nest in hollow cabbage stump V) z ..... DateApriJ. .3., .... ,19.40 ........................... Patrolled from Gum Slough to Peavine J-uction vicinity. 100 covered One Crane nest. Four Burrowing Owls 300 mixed Egrets and Herons, nesting in Cypress swamp. 75 W ood Ibises, nesting in C abbage Hamm oc k E-.... 4.., ...... ................... .................... ; P atrolled from Peavine Junction to st. Johns Marsh and vicinity. 90 miles----mileage covere d E--0 z 300 Egrets, mixed nesting in Ft. Drum svramp 3 Caracaras, n esting in Cabbage Palms 2 SWallow t ailed Kites---------observed in St. Johns 1'.farxh 0 Date #.:;P:l'.'.?::.+. .... ....... ..................... ................. Patrolled from St. Johns Marsh to Okeechobee, through breeding grounds and highway. Searching fnr Turkwy hunting reports. 100 milos----mileage covered Date pril .... 6., ...... 19.40 ................................. Patrolled from Okeechobee to Fish Eating Creek and returne d 100 mi les----mileage covered Birds along West Shores of Lake Okkechobee still show up :i:E: extra good. Date J.., .... %.,9. ............................ Patrolled Fish Branch 4 Crane nests. 8 Burrowing ov1ls. One roosting. Each warden si:g' n or initial here: areas. Barred OWl. 300 Cranes ... ..... ... <::.. ............................................... 75 m iles----mileage covere d (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM l) 'I ( NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT Okeechobee SANCTUARY (or General Area) .......................................................... Florida ......... ST ATE ...................... ..................................................................... INCLUSIVE DATESAP.X.i.J .... $.. t.h .... :IJ..h.r.JJ. .... .AP.+.:i,), .. 14: th NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. Li s t species observed, giv ing estimated numbers. State whether roosting, fee ding or nesting. p.r.i 1 .... 8. .... J...9. 1 0 ................ Patrolled Kissim mee P r airie 80 m iles-----mileage covered Four young Cranes, banded in Okeechobee County, nea r Gum Slough Date ... P.r.:J::J .. ... 4. ........... ....................... .. Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie 90 miles----mileage covered Two young Cranes banded in Okeechobee County, noar Seven Mile Hammock. 5 Burro1aing Owls nests cim prairie. 4 caracara n ests with young -< 200 Egrets, mixed, some with young. 4 Black Vultures with young. V"J DatA.P.. :r.'.t .. :l, ... l 0 ...... 1$40 .................................... .. z ...... Patrolled Fish Branc h Areas 75 miles---mileage co b ered 6 young Cranes, b a nded in Highlands County. 10 Burrowing Owls nests. 4 Caracaras with young 2 Bald Eagle nests with young. 3 Black Vulture nest s with young 1 Q,uail nest with egg s 1 Crane nest 1.vi th eggs !:; Date .. Apr i.1 .... 11 .. ...... 194Q .......... .. Patrolled Sanctuary Marsh 6 0 miles----mileage covered r-< 0 z 5 Limpkin nests with young. 4 Everglade Kites with youngi:'F'::-. Contacted Mr. John H Storer. 0 0 Dat .. J?....t..l .... l?., ...... l.
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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES lj 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............ ... ..................................... STATE.. ................................................................. INCLUSIVE DATEsAP.;r..t..J., ..... 1.9..tJ::t .... :tJ..l::J.J.;:t:J: ... A.P:r.'..:i::1.?lst NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .Apr.il ..... l5., ...... l9 .. 4 0 ............................... .... Patrolle d Okeechobee Lak e t hrough Sanctuary Areas.to Red Ligtit Reef vicinity. 100 mileage covered N o interest located on Red Reef as water conditions are favorable 0 J.r S nes ing on Oi!'ts i e marsmrs"":H ... IOI A -Dat ... P.;r..J.:: ..................... J .......... ............................ ...................... .. Patrolled from Red Light Reef vicinity through Lake m arshes t o filstokpoga Camal. 6 0 miles----mileage covered E.mma 6 Ev erglade K j t.e nes.tSdln. H o T Found 3 Limpkin n ests in marsh. Hundred s in but s eem to be late nesting. and of gatheramg 11 I \ :: \ Vl z ..... Date .. A:pri.l l?. .... 19 4 0.. .................. .. .. Patrolled Istokp oga Canal throug h Sanctuary areas and King Bar. 50 mimes ----mileage covered 1000 Glossy Ibises------nesting on King Bar. These n ests are in good oc a o nd: tlt f goo will turn off a good crop of young Some Ameri can Egrets and Sn owy Egrets and about 200 mixed Herons are n esting among the Glossies. N o white Ibis Date ... A:prt1s : .. 1940 .. Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie (Fish Branch Areas) 100 miles----mileage covered 0 z Banded 6 young Cranes. Cranes shows up g oo d around Fish Br anch Marsh. Y oung Caracaras are mostly on wing and some young Burrowing Owls are beginning to show up 0 A Date .... ...... JO'J. ., ..... J.:.
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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM rJtftt NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIE TI E S 100 6 Fifth A v enue, New York, N Y SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Area) ....... ......................................... STATE ....... F.l.or.id.a .................................................... ............ INCLUSIVE DATEsAP;r..il. ..... 2.2nd .. thru .. Apr..il .. 3 0 NOTE: Outline work done, mil eage co v ere d area s patroll e d each day Li s t s pecies observe d g i v ing e s timate d numbers S t a t e whether roosting, feedmg or nes tmg. D ate A:pr..i.1 .... 2.2., ...... .1.9..40 ........................... .. Patrolled Kissimmee Priairie (Gum Slough Are a ) 100 miles----milea g e covered Banding young cranes and locating nests. Most all cranes with young Banded four young D ate.:1.\J?.:J;::t:J.:. ..?.;? ... J<;;>.4.Q ....................... .. Patrolled from Gura Slough thru 80 miles---mileage covered Banded two young Cranes. prairies to Peavine Junction vicinity. 8 Burrowing Owls------nesting in prairie 5 caracaras---------" Cabba ge Palms with young. Vl D ate.AP;riJ ... 24.. ..... ............................ ....... z >-; Patrolled from Peavine Junction vicinity to Okee chobee. Patrolled Highway # 29. 6 0 miles----mileage covered Chec king on Highway shooting N o v iolations found. Tiater in this vicinity is drying up fast. >-; D ateApril .. -5,... 19.49...... ....... ...... ... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake (Glossy R ookery at King B ar) 25 miles----m ilea ge covered Glossies keep g athering in. Hundreds of egg s observed. 0 Water Turkeys, American Eg rets Ward Herons, Little Blue Herons, z Snowy Egrets, La H erons are nesting among Glossies. Two pair ct: 0 0 ...... ?. .. .. ..... ................................... .. Patrolled Okeechobee Lak e thru Sanctuary areas to Everglade Kite Rookery. 18 Ever2lade ps r:.ved, but on lp: six hest s located. There is a possaoility of that I didn' t locate D ateJt:pri. 1 .... 2-?-, ...... 1940 ................................. Patrolled Glossy R oo kery 4 0 miles----mileag e covered Glossies are nesting in fine shape N o poachers seen around Rookery. D ate .AP...J,.+. ..... ..... ..................... ;;.:;;; i<" Patrolled Glossy Ibises a nd Everglade Kites R oo keries. 50 miles----mileage covered N o Limpkins nests found. (Use additional shee t to av o i d cro wding) Each warden sign or initial here: ..... /.t.n ... jf..(; ................................................... ..

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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT Okeechobee Florida SANCTUARY (or General Area) ................................................................................................................. .STATE ....................................................................... ................. ............. .......... INCLUSIVE DATES. A:P.r.i.l .... 2 .2nd ... t .hr.u .Ap.ril ... 30 NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co v ered areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .. Apr.i.l ..... 2.9 .. ...... 1.9.40. ................................ Patrolled Okee chobee La k e (Glossy R oo kery ) 25 miles----mileage covered Glossies are do i n g fine. Date .AIJ:r.J..l.. ... 30 ... .. 4.0 ......................... Patrolled Prairie (Fish Branch areas) 100 ----mileage covered Banding young Cr anes. One p air young Cr anes banded. F ound tvo Caracara nests in Cabbag e Palms with young Ten Eurrowi ng Ovd nests, some vrith young. Vl Date ................................................................ ..................................... z ..... ........ f-t ..... P=i f-t 0 z Date ............ ................................. ............ ............................................ 0 0 Date ..................... ............ ....................... ............................................... Date ...................................................................................................... Date ........... .................. ...................................................... .................. Each warden sign or initial here: ............ ............................... .......... (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT S Y ( G 1 A ) Okeechobee ........................... STATE. .F.l o r.ida. ............................. ........................................ ANCTUAR or enera rea .................................................................................. .. IN CL USIVE DATES ... ..... ...... t..J:l...1:! .... ... 7 .t..h ... NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each da y. List species observed, giving estimate d numbers Seate whether roostmg, feedmg or nestmg. DateM{;1..Y ..... l.J ..... .............................................. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake (Glossy Ibises and Everglade Kite Rookery 65 miles----mileage covered 1000 Glossies-------nesting 100 Am. Egrets----n 6 Everglade Kites,-n ests Date:rvray B -1-940 Patrolled Glossy R ookery. Contacted M r and Mrs Harry E Duer 30 miles----mile age covered vi Date .. Jli@..Y ..... 3., ...... 19..40 ............................................ .. z ..... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake 11vith Sp.pervisor Alexander Sprunt, Jr. and Tu'Ir Bissell J mnkins Visited Sanctuary areas. 25 miles----milea ge covered Birdlife shovred up g ood DatcMa.:.Y. .. 1., .. .. ...................................... ; Patrolled Gloss y R ookery and E verglade Kite R oo kery with Slpervisor Alexander Sprunt, Jr. and Bissell Jenkins. 45 6 Gull-bill 1000 100 Herons, mixed -------nesting 6 Everglade Kites----nesting These nests were estimated by 150 Am. Egrets--------" Supervisor Sprunt. Cl DateM!?..Y. .... 5.,. ...... 1.9.4 0 .................................................. Patrolled Kissimme e River with Supervisor Sprunt and Bissell Jenkins to Egret Rookery. Cont acted M r A S Houghton and M r Hugh Smiley. Visited Glossy Rookery. .... 9..,,. .... ............................................. ..... Contacted BJ.aptain A S Houghton M r Hugh Smiley, and Mr. and Mrs Haryy E Duer. Visited Glossy Rookery, photographing. .... .'.t., ....... J..9.40.......... ................................ Captain s Hought on and M:r. Hugh Smiihey _Visited Glossy R oo kery, photog:Dap'dng. miles----m leage covered Birds shovre d up fine. (Use additi onal sheet to avoid crowding) Each warden sign or initial here: ........... 77!}77,,/(7?J ...................................... ......... k(/r.11. .. ;. ... l.. .7...................................

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......... Oke .. e.cl1.ob..e .. e ................. ....................................... STATE ....... F.l .or.i.d a .... ................................................................ INCLUSIVE .. .... et.11 ..... t..hr.lJ. ... MaY ..... 14t.h .. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date 1Iay. ..... 8 .. ..... l.9. 4 0 ................................................ .. Patroll ed Fish Branch area 100 -miies----mileage cov ered 400 Cranes-------r oosting. Four y oun g cranes ,observed. 5 Caracaras----feeding. Four young on wing Date.M?.:Y .. ... ...... ................................................. Patrolled Sanctuar y areas 60 miles----mileage covered Visited Everglade Kite and Glossy Rookery vi Date .. }@Y ..... lO .. ...... ....................................... .. z ..... Patrolled Glossy Rookery with Captain A s H oughton a nd Jlf.ir H ugh Smiley. 30 miles----milf;age covered Photog raphing. E-i ..... E-i 0 z .... ,i1 .. ....... 194Q ..................................... Patrolled Glossy R oolrnry with Captain A s H ou ghton a nd M r H u gh Smiley. 45 miles----mileage covered Ph o t ographing. 0 0 ..... l Z .. ,. ...... 1 9.40 ............................................ .. Patrolled H i ghways 100 miles----mileage covered Che c king on Hi g hway shooting reports. One AM. Eg ret found dead near Brighton DateMay .... 13., ...... 1940 .................. ................ Patrolled Fish Bra nch area 100-miles----mileage covered Che c k i ng on Crane Shooting repotts N o signs of shooting found. P onds a nd marshes are drying u p fast. .... .J/t.,, ...... ....................... .. .................... Patrolled Glossy and Everg lade 5 0 miles -mileage covered Birds are a l l doing g o o d Kl. t e k Bach warden sign or initial here: Roo eries. ........ /.L.d&.e...'. ..................................... .. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ................. .. <3..9..h9.P .. ......... ........................... .STATE ......... Florida ........................ ........................................... INCLUSIVE DATES .l.P.th .. t.hrn ... May .2.lst. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Dat el\1Iay ..... l5 ...... l9.li.O ....................................... Patrolled Glossy and Everglade Kite R ookeries 4 0 miles----mileage covered 6 Everglade Kite nests 1100 Glossy Ibises nests 100 AM. Egrets nests 25 Gulls nests Datei:v1ay l6 ,"19 4 0 Patrolled Glossy and Everglade K ite Rookeries 40 miles----mileage covered Birds are doing good (/) Date ... ..May .... 17.1 ...... 19.40 .... ......................... ..... r-< 0 z Patrolled Crane Ponds (Fish Branc h Area) 100 miles----milea ge covered 500 Cranes--------roosting in Brighton P onds. Patrolled Okee c hobee Lake ( W orm Cove Area) 7 5 miles----mileag e covered Birds in these areas s h o w up good 0 Cl DateM?.:Y ... ...... 40. ...... ........ .......... ................... Patroililed Glossy and Evergla de Kite R ookeries 50 miles----mileage covered Dat [ay .... 2,Q .,_ ...... 1g4Q. Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie 125 miles----mileage covered 200 Egrets-------nesting in Cabbage A l l young 4 Caracaras----nests with young 6 Burrowing Owls---nests with young 2 Crane nests with young Date May .... &l rl9 40 Each warden sign or initial here: Kite Rookerie ... &L........ ..... 6 K i t e nests h and young 11uu u-J.ossies with egg s a n a._y ou ng Young Glossies are ou t fast no w (Use additi onal slieet to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1 006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page One) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .................. ................................................. ST A TE ........ Flor..ida ... ................................................................ INCLUSIVE DATES ..... ..... Z.2nd .. ... thru .... Ma.:v. ... 3.lst. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each da y List species observed, giving estimated numbers State whether roosting, feeding or nesting Date.May .... 22.,. ...... ........................................... Patrolled Glossy and Egerglade Kite Rookeries 50 miles----mileage dovered 11 0 0 Glossies----------------nesting 6 Everglade Kites---------n 5 Limpkins---------------" 75 Gulls and Terns--------" Date.M.?..Y. ... Z3..,... 19..40 .................................... Glossy Rookery Y oung birds are hatching rast now. __________________________________________________________ vi Date }Y.1e:.Y. .... ... +..<:1..1;.0 ............................... ............. z >-4 Patrolled Crane Ponds (Fish Branch Area) 100 miles----mileage covered 600 Cranes------------roosting Young Cranes have walked into the t: .... ?..B. .... .............. ........ ............ ...... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake thru Sanctuary area s and Glossy Rookery. 75 miles-----mileage covered 0 z N o signs o.t GJ.-0s-sie BQ Kites nesting at Kings Horse land. Limpkins are n esting in g ood shape. 0 .__ ________ 0 Date .. M?.:Y ... ?..9..,. .... ........................................... Patrollea Glossy Rookery 40 miles----milea ge covered 1100 Glossies----------nesting. 100 Am. Egrets-------" 50 Snowy Egrets-----11 25 Stilts-----------n Date .. ll.[ay .... 2?., --1-940 5 Limpkins--------nest:in g 4 Least Bitterns-" 8 Black Ducks-----" 25 Least Terns----" Patrolle d Highway to Beach a nd returne d Patrolled tbru st. Johns and Ft. Drum swamp, searching for Everglade Kites. No Kites observed and birdlif.e. in _general showed up bad. Water conditions poor. Observed small flocks of gre s a-ncr White Ibioos, near Blue Cypress Lake DatMaY .... .2.8.tl5J.40. ................................................ Patrolled Everglade and Glossy Rookeries Birds are in fine shape. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) Each warden sign or initial here: ........ ...............................................

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page Two) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area)... IN CL USIVE DA TEs.M,Y ..... ?..?..n.9: ... ... M'e,Y ..... ;3.J .. Florida ..................... STATE.. ........................................................... .......... ....................................... NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co vere d areas patrolled each day. List species observed giving estimated numbers Stare whether roosting, feeding or n esti ng. Date .. M.ay 2 9 t l9 .. 4.0. .................. ....... ........ ......... Patrolled crane Ponds (Fish Branch area ) 65 0 Cranes----------roos ng OV1ls-------nesting with young in onds is lentiful. 100 mi les----mileage covered Date .. J4..Y. J :J,,_ .. 4 ................................. Patrolled Glossy R oo k e r y Young Glossies show u p g o od V) z ...... DateMa.y ... 31.,. .... 1940. ............. Patrolled Everglade Kite Rookery thruugh Sanctuary marshes. 75 milos----mileage covered Youn Ever lade Kite o d S ome e gg s yet. Li--ii:-.;m;;;.:p;;:ik;i..1-:-=. n::::..:..s = a .. nll through the Ilil rshes. Water conditions g ood f-4 ...... p::: f-4 0 z Date ... ....... .......... ...................................................................... ... 0 A Date ....................................................................................................... Date ...................................................................................................... Date .. ..... ..................................................... ........................................... Each warden sign or initial h e r e : ...... /m!.i .. ........................................ (Use additional shee t to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............... ........................... STATE .... IN CL USIVE DA ...... .. ..... .. tlJ.:.l.:':t.1: .... :Y.J.'.l.E:} ...... '7...J.:l:l. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date.Jun.e ...... ...... 19..4.0 ............................................ Patrolled Crane Ponds (Fish Branch area) 100 miles----mileage covered 600 Cranes----------roosting Cranes feeding along the Fish Branc h Marsh and some in prairie& 10 Burrmring Owls-------nesting, mostly young condition s okay. ..... # ... 29 (Lakeport Road and Vicinity) 90 miles----mileage covered Caracaras, Egrets, Ibises ( White and Glossy), Everglade Kites, vlixed Herons show up good on this route. Feeding grounds very good ti) z .....c DateJ:une ..... 3.1 .... .1.940 ...................................... Patrolled Dkeechobee Lal-ce thru Sanctuary Marshes: 60 miles----milea ge covered Glossies, Kites, and Limpkihs showed up in good numbers. t: Date ...... ...... 4.., ..... ........ ........... .................... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake with State Warden s Homer Rhodes and Irvin Winte. ri 0 z 80 miles-----mileage covered Contacting fishermen. No violations found. 0 DateJ:un.e ...... 5., ...... 19.40. ............................................. Patrolled through Glossy Rookery and Okeechobee Lake marsheB with State Wardens Homer Rhodes and Irvin Winte. 80 miles----mileage covered Bird life showed up go od ..... f? .. ...... ................ ..... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake 60 miles----milea ge covered Gen eral check-up. .. Everglade Ki u e Rookery Each warden sign or initial here: throu gh .the ....... /Jn.. .. e .... rookery. Everglade Kites will soon be on wing, Limpkins a::im: on Horse Island shoWB u p (Use additional sheet to a'JJoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIE TI E S 100 6 Fifth Avenue, New York, N Y. SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............. .. ......... ... ST ATE...F.lorida. IN CL US IVE DA ..... ?!i.Q .. .. .. ... J.:4.t..JJ. N OTE: O utline work d one, mileage covere d areas patroll e d each day. Li s t species o b serve d giving numb ers. State whether roosti n g feeding or nesting ...... 6. .. .... ..J
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. ...... WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ..................... ........................................... STATE. ..... Fl .o.r.ida .............................................. .. ...................... INCLUSIVE DATES .... ...... l.Qt..h ..... t..hr..u .. J.une .... 2lst. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co v ered areas patrolled each day. List species observed, gi v ing estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. .. @ ..... ...... .l.O.! ...... .................................... Patr?l ed Rookery 50 miles----mileage covered. Young Glossies are mostly on wing. Date.J..@.E?. ... J .. 9 .. ..... ................................... Patrolled Everglade Kite Rookery 45 miles----mileage covered Young Everglade Kites mostly on wing. 300 Gulls and Terns------------nesting with young and eggs 75 Stilts--------------------" n n n n 25 with young v:i Date.June ..... J..7 ..... .l.9.40. .... .................... ............... Patrolled Fish Branch area Traveled with Mr. George Regersburg, a student. Cranes, Burrowing OWls, Hawks and Caracaras showed off good z Date .. ..... lB..,. ...... 1.9..40. ...... ............................... Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies (Istokpoga Lake r egion) 100 miles----mileage cov e r e d f-< 0 z One pair of Swallow-Tail Kite Hawks--------feeding Did not locate any nests of these birds. conditions on lake v ery good 0 A Date .. .Junel9 1940 ..................................... .. Patrolled R oad 80 miles----mileage covered Searching for Highway shooting. Two .Am. Egrets foung dead near Pearce' s Ranch. Other birds showed up good Feeding grounds very good. t!Ul1.8 GV1 Date ..... P.at'i'61Tea .. Okeechobee Lake (Glossy and Everglade Kite ROOkeries) 50 miles----mileage covered all okay, bringi11g off a nice crop of young Date .. June ..... 2.1 ., .... 1.940 ................ ...................... Patrolled Sanctuary areas 60 miles----mileage covered Contacted State Uardens. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) Each warden sign or initial here: ..... ;.1ltl!C1....... .. ........................ ..

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue New York, N. Y. (Page One) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .... .. .. ..................................................... STATE .... Flo.r.ida .................................................................... u < IN CL USIVE DA TES ... ... ?..?..P.
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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Pa g e Tvro) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............... Oke.e.. c hob.e e .................................................. .STATE ...... F l.or. i.da. ................................. ....................................... INCLUSIVE DATES ... J.Y..:.n.
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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......... Ok.e.e.ch.ob.e.G ................................................. ST ATE.. ........ F lo.r.id.a .................................................... ........... INCLUSIVE DATES ... .J.::t:J:.+Y ..... ..... !iJi,:r.: ..... Jll:.lY ... 7t.lJ. N OTE: Outline work done, mi l eage covered areas patrolled each day. Li s t species observed, giv ing estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nes ting. Date ..... J.uly ..... 1 .... 1.9..40 ......................................... Patrolled Kissimmee P rairie 100 miles----mileage covered General patrol dut y Birds im prairie show up g ood ''later in prairie is plentiful. N o violations. Date ... .. :iJ.:+..Y. ...... e .. ....... .......................................... Patrolled from Gum Slough thru p rairies to O keechobee. 90 miles ----mileage covered Contacting State Vlardens and searching for violation s V) z ...... D ate J .ul.y .3., 1 9.4 0 ................. ....................... Patrolled O keechobee 6 0 miles----mileage covered 300 Terns and Gulls------nesting on These are a mixture of Gull-billed, Gulls sand dumps mostly young. Least Terns a nd 2aOfttilpe,.te f-c Date ... J.:iJ.:. iY ... 4., ..................................... ...... Patrolled Lakeport R oad and Indian Reservation 80 milesQ---mileage covered f-c 0 z Birds alo ng this road show up good White Ibises, Egrets, W ood Ibises and Herons mostly were feeding in marshes. 0 Q Date July fi.,.. 1940 ................................... Patrolled B l a c k Bottoms area (Martin County) 100 miles---mileage covered Searching for Turkey hunters. Cranes, W ood and \'!hi te Ibises show u p good i:1 this area. N o violations found. Date ... Kite Rookeries 45 miles----mileage covered Glossy Ibises and Everglade Kites are all on i:ring S ome young Limp lcins that aro not on wing. \ 'later conditions is good Date ..... J.uly ..... 7 ..... 194 0.................................... Each 'tlrden sign or initial here: Patrolled Cra ne Ponds (Fish B ranc h area) Cranes along Fish Branch mar s h showed up in .. .. good numbers Y oun g mostly on wing Burrowin1 .... OVrls a nd C a r a caras in g ood shape. \l ater in ......................... this area is plentj_ful. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ..... .9.l.-:1.9.P .. .. l?.?. ............ .. .... STATE .... Flor.ida. IN CL USIVE DA TES ... ... t. .J;;lJ.''lJ .... J'tJlY .. 14t.h NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day List s pecies observed giving estimated numbers. State whether roostmg, feedmg or nes tmg. Date ...... '\J ..... Y ......... J ................ 4 .......................................... Patrolled Sanctuary areas (Okeechobee Lake ) 6 0 m i les----mileage covered Chec king on H o -hunters and other suspicious cars Birds in is area snowed u p g ood Date ..... :t:J.: ... Y .... .. ... ............ ........................ Patrolled Kissimmee P r airie ( P eavine II:Jlm:lti:M Junction area) 100 mile s----mi l ea,e covered Cranes B urrowing Ovrls ,Egrets Vlhi te and W o od Ibises, H a wks Caracaras and other small birds show up w e l l in this area. ,'later in pone.ls is p lentiful. Vl Date .J.'\Jl.Y .. J.Q, .. .1940 ................................. z ...... Patrolled from Peavine Junction into the Kissimmee "Iarsh and vie. 90 miles----mileag e cove r e d Bird s along th e Kissimmee marsh show u p in g ood shape. __________ t: Date .. J.'\JlY ... J.l., ... 1<:;)40. ......... Patrolled from Bluff Hammoc k to O k e e c hobee thru prairies. 85 miles----mileage covered Birds th ruugh these area s showed u p g oo d lentiful through the prairies. Feeding grounds for water birds in g ood shape. Whit e and W ood Ibises, .Am.. a nd Sn o w y Egrets vrere feeding in group s Several h undred o b s erved. .. .Y. .... 1?. .. ..... .l<;;l.4.0 ........................................ !-< 0 z Patrolled Everg lade Kite and Glossy Ibis Rookeries 45 miles---mileage covered Glosstes and Everg lade Kites are all on wing. Sh owing up through marshes in fine shape. DatJ.'\JJY .. ..... 19..40 ...................... Patroll ed Okee chobee La k e (Chanc y Bay area) 6 0 miles----mi l eage c overed Searching for suspected Duck-hunter earched t l t o S]2orts fishing boats. N o guns nor viola t i ons found. False reports ........ 4 .................... ........... ....... Patrolle d Black-bottom area (Martin County) 100 miles----mileu ge covered Conta S tate Game V la r dens and s e arching for violations. er in 1iese areas is p l entiful. l3i r d s show s Up g ood -(Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth A v enue, New York, N Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...... .. E3. ....... .... .......................... STATE ... Flori.da .............. INCLUSIVE DATES .. ..... +.. Q .t..4. ... t..J::p;,P,. ... J..V.:JY ... 2.),st NOTE: Outline work done milea ge co ve r e d, area s patrolled each day. Li s t s pecies ob serv ed, g i v ing e s timat e d numbers. State whether roosting feeding or n est ing. Date ... J.uly ..... 15. ...... 19..4.0 ................. Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie (Fish Branch area) 100 miles----mileage covered Cranes, Burrowing owls and Caracaras show e d up good through these area s Date ..... 1:-l: .... Y .............. l ............. .................. .. Patrolled from Fish Branch thDoug h prairies to Kissimmee Isl a nd 90 m iles----mileage covered Contacting c attlemen a nd searching for v iolations. Birds showed up g oo d through these areas. Water in ponds is plentiful. [JJ Date ... July. ... 1?. ..... ,i940 .... ...... P atrolled from Kissimmee Isl and through prairies to Istokpoga Lake and vicinity. z ..... 80 mi les----mileage covere d Searching for Short-tailed Hawks o Hawks ... Birdlif e on Isto k poga s h o wed up ............... ; Date ....... .. thrOii'gh prc11r1e s to Okeechobee 75 m i l es---mi l e age covered Birds through these showed up g oo d f-'4 0 z 0 Q Date .July .... l.9.,.. ..... l 9 4 Q ......................... .. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake (Glossy a nd Everglade Kite rookeries) 50 mi l e s ----milcage covered Young birds are all on v1ing Limp kins, Glossios, Ever g l ad e Kites, rrerns c.nd Gulls showed up good N o violations found Date ......... .... Y .... 2. ... .... ........................ Patrolled Lake p ort Road and ]ish-Eating Creek vicinity. 100 miles----mileage covered Several hundred AM. and Snmvy Egrets, White a nd W ood Ibises a nd other Herons roosting in Fish-Eating Svvamp about 8 miles east of Pa lmdale. S o si ns of shooting around this roo erY.. s.uspicioned o:t.:,_shoo:t young tur eys I am on their rail. Date ....... :S .... Y .............. ......................................................... .. Patro lled h i ghways from P almd ale to D eSoto City a nd returne d to Fish-eating Creek 100 miles---mileage covered Searching for v iolators. Searched t w o cars from H ighlands County. N o guns -----CUse additional shee t to avoid c rowding) Each or initial h e r e : .. ........ ........... .........

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page One) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ....... .. .. 9..hQJt .. .. ......................................... ............ STATE ....... Fl. o r i.da ... ....................... .................... ................ INCLUSIVE DATES ... ?.2 .nd. .. thru.July 31st N OTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, area s patrolled each day. Li s t species observed giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .... JU.lY. ... 2 2 ...... l9.40 .... ....................... Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie ( Fish Branch area ) 100 miles----mileag e covered 600 C r anes------------roosting F ound 1 de ad C r ane nea r F i s h Bra nc h roost. Sh o t with a 2 2 rifle. Shipped contents of s toma c h to F ood Hab i t Con s crva t:U<,.u, New York "' 1l1hink t h e v iolators was some of---tlie same "gangtt a t Corm-rell. Date ... ..... ...... ....................... .......... Patro1l ed F ish B r anch area 9 0 miles ---mileage cove r e d e arching hog-hunter s a nd contacted Captain W e s t ervelt's workhands. VJ Date .... J:Ul Y ... 2.4.,. ...... 1 9 4 0 ... .............................. z ...... Patrolled Okee c h obe e Lak e v i c i nity a n d Lakepo r t R oad 100 mi les---mileage covered Bird s along these m a rshes s ho-Vled u p e xcellent. Water i n marS:i es is p l e n t i ful. Feedi n g grounds okay Still a g r a nd place for o bservers !:; Date ... J .:U.lY ... 2 5 ..... 19..4.0 ................................. Patrolled t hrough F ish B ranch to Istokp oga Lake vicinity 100 m iles----mileage covered Bird s through prairies s h o w u p g o o d w ith t he e x c ep tion of I s t o kp oga Lake Very small groups o f C o morants VInrd Herons, O s preys, later Turkeys, a n d on e Swallovv-tail ed Kite Hawk on Istokp oga Lalrn 0 Date.'1.1::1.J.OY ... ?... ...... ...................................... Patrolled from Istokp oga Lake through issimme c Island 9 0 mi les---mileage covered C ranes, Burr o vring Owls, Caraca r a s a n d Hawks s h o w up v ery v1mll through thwse prairies. Contacting Lykes Brothers' C attle-foremen. Th e s e men are all g oo d Conserva t ioni sts a nd willing to help protect bird-life. Date ..... J .uly 2 7 !i -&0 Patrolled from Lykes Brother s Cattle camp to Oke echobee 75 miles ----m ileage cowered Contacting State War d ens Date ...... Lake a nd vicinity m den sin or initial here: 50 miles---mileage c overe d thru and E verglade K ite ... ............................................ rooker i e s Y oun g b i r d s a r e all on wi n g .......... ......... ....................... Sh o w u p thru marshes in numbers most l y in W orizu_& 9if!i!Jiti
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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page Tvm ) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........... .. ....................................................... STATE .......... f.19.+.t..9:. ...... .............. .. ....... ................. ............... IN CL USIVE DA ..... ?..?..1-t.C1. ..... ..... ..... !2.lst NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co ve red area s patrolled each day. Li s t species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nesting. lJ.:bY. .... ., ....... ...................................... Patrolled Creek rookeries 75 milo s ---mileage covere d 2 000 './hi te Ibises ----------------roosti ng 500 Am. and Snowy Egrets---------11 100 Water Turkeys------------------n 300 Herons mixed-----------------11 DateJ..1,J;JY ..... .. ................... ... ................ Patrolled crane Ponds ( Fish B r a nc h a nd Brighton areas} 100 I\tiles----mileagecovered 6 5 0 C ranes---------roostingin old Crane roost 150 ----------roosting at Brighton roost '? of Brigghton keeps a close eye on these birds aD roost < "tlm.t:: .rtepo:u11s a ny v molations tha t mi ght happen. V) Date .... .J.uly-l -l-940P atrolled Lakeport roa d into Fish-eating Creek 85 miles---mileag e covered Searching for Turkey-hunters and other violators. These creeks and marshes are all floo ded with water. E-t i:::i=: E-t 0 z Date ............................................ .......................... ......... ......... ..... ....... 0 A Date ....................................................... ............................. ................... Date ..................... ....................................... .......................... ...... ........... Date ....................................................................................................... Each warden sign or initial here: ........ .. .. .. ........................ (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATION AL ASSOCIA TIO N OF AUDUBON SOCIE TI E S 10 0 6 Fifth A venue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Area ) ...................... .... STATE.. .... F.J.9.::r..t..Q..?., .................................................................. INCLUSIVE DATES .. .... .. : ..... 1:l:.gt._ 7th N OTE: Outline work done, m il eage cover e d, area s patroll e d each day. Lis t s pecies obs erved giving es timate d numbers State whether roosting, fee ding or nesting D ate ... A u gus.t ...... ...... l9. 40. .............................. .. Patrolled KissilTJllleo Prairies 100 milo s----mileage covered C ontacting cattlemen and State Game .'fardens S e arching for violators. D ate ... .... ......... ..... ... Patrolled Fish Branch areas 80 m iles----mileage covered L ooking for Crane shooters. Cranes coming into roost in good shape. 500 Cranes------observed in old roost pond u < Jater conditions good v:i D ate .. Augu.st .... 3 ....... 1940 ............................... .. z 1--< Patrolled through Kissimmee Prairies t o Okee c hobee 75 miles---mileage covered Cranes, Burrovling Ov1ls and Caracaras shovved up good Tvvo Swallow-tailed K i tes---observed near Okeech obee City. These seem to be traveling birds. t; D ate .. ..... 4 ...... 19..4.0. ................................ Patrolled Highway s 29 (Lakeport R oad ) through Indian Reservation. 100 miles----mileage covered 0 z One Ameri can Eg ret found shot. near B rchghton Other birds showed up in g o od shape 0 Cl ----D ate A u gus:t; ..... 5 ; ... -1-94 0 ....................... .. Patrolled Okeechobee ake(Glossy and E verglade Kite lookeries) 45 miles----mileage covered Glossies, impkins, A and S Egrets mixed Herons are roosting on King's Bar. Se v eral hundred observed. Gulls and '1 erns are all on wing. .... C?.2 .... ............. .. Patrolled issimmee Prairies (F t Drum 95 milos ----mileage c overed Searching for Ibis rookeries. 500 'fhi te Ibises------roosting 300 Hood Ibises--------n 200 Herons, mixedf La. and Little D ate ... ..... '! .. ...... .+.
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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ................................. .................. ................... ST A TE ......... .................................................................... INCLUSIVE ...... ..... ... ... 14th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co v ered, areas patrolled each day. Li s t specie s observed, gi ving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nes ting. Date .. A ug:us.t ...... 8 .. ....... l.'a.40 ............................ .... Patrolled Lakeport R o a d (W orm Cove area ) 60 miles----mile a ge covered 300 Glossy Ibises-------feeding 400 Herons, mixed-----feeding 200 Am. E g rets---------" 50 Sno w y Egrets--------" 4 Everglade Kites-----" Date ... Augus.t ...... 9 ..... l94. 0 ............................. ... Patrolled Fish B r anch area 100 miles----mileag e covere d 6 0 0 Cranes--------roosting Water through these prairies is 15 Burrowing plentiful. 10 Caracaras--------------" ti) Date .. Augus.t. ..... lO ., ..... l9.4.0 ............................. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake(Fisheating Creek vicinity) 95 mile s ----mileage covered 3 0 0 0 Egrets, mix ed--------roosting at Old Moore Raven Channel, ne a r Redlight Reef. I think these are the same birds tha t roost a t Fisheating Creek swamp. Water condlitions changed. I-" Date ..... :\J.@.$.."t. .... ll.., ..... 19.4.0 .............................. i--. P atrolled Kissimmee Prairie (Gum Slough area) 100 miles----mileage c overed I-" 0 z Cranes, Caracaras, Burrowing OWls and Hawks show up good in these areas. Water conditions olcay Q Date ..... ................ ?., .... 1.9 .............................. Traveled from Gum Slough to Okeechobee City 7 5 miles----mileage cpvered Contacting visitors. Traveled through Taylor' s Creek r o o keries Birds show e d up good DateAug:u,s.t ...... 15., ..... ig4Q ....................... Highways (Brighton a rea) 90 miles----mileag e covered Searching for highway shooting a nd contacti ng Capt. Westervelt' s work-hands Date .. Aug:i,.is.t .... 14.,. ..... l.9..40. ............................ Patrolled Fish Branch area 8 5 miles--mileag e covered Searching for violators. N o around crane ponds. 650 Crane s came in to roost. den sign or initial here: J..1.e signs of shoot in .... .t.. ... ................. ..................... (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............... ..Oke.e .. c hob e .. e ...... ......... .. ................................... STATE .... Jr .. ..................... ................................. ............. INCLUSIVE DATES ... .... .. ... .... 21st NOTE: Outline work done, mil eage co vere d areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nesting. ( Worm cove area ) and vicinity 90 mile s -milea ge covered 50 0 Y fhi te Ibises----------observed 200 W ood Ibise s ------'1 300 Glossy Ibises--------" 4 Evergla de Kites------" Date .... .... vailey (Jess Durrence' s cat.tile Ranch) 100 miles----miloage covered Searchin g for '11urkey Shooters. Shotgun shells f ound near roosti ng p l ace. Think t h e s e violators are loca l peo ple. ....... tn Date .. ...... J::.?.., ....... J.: ............................ z Contact ed visitors from Illinois. r Eraveled thr o ugh Fish Branch. Observed Cranes, Burrowi ng O wls, C a r a co.ras a nd Hmr k s Small birds s howed u p fine. rrhey were well pleased. r--r--0 z Date ....... :u.gust ..... 13.f ... 1.9.40 .......... ........ ......... Patrolled Okeec hobee (Fisheating Cove vicinity a nd Redlight R e ef) 75 milos----mileage covered L i m pkins, Egrets Glossy and White Ibises, Duck s a n d Herons sho w ed u p g ood through t hese area s 4 Everglade K i tes observed. 0 ......... ...-.......... 0 Date ... ... ...... ............................ Patrolled Kissimraee Prairie (Gum Slough areas) 100 mi les-----milcag e covered 75 Cranes------feeding in prattme 10 Caracaras-" 25 Burrowing OWls-----observed along Old Peavine Trail Small birds show e d up good \:later in ponds okay. Date ... .A.ugust. ... 2.0., ...... 1.940........... ....... Patrolled fro m Gum Slough to Pe avine Junction vicinity 95 miles----mileage covered Cranes, Caracaras and Burrowing O wls showed up go o d through these prairies. Contacting State Game Wardens at Peavine Junction. Date ... Junction to Okeechobee Each warden sign or initial here: conta cting ...... ....... Cattlemen at Ft. Drum (Use additional sheet to avoid cr owding)

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:i u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth A venue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or Gen e ral Area) ...... ................. .. C..h9.b..O.e. .......................................... STATE ......... Flor..ida ................................................................... INCLUSIVE ...... ?..?..P.:9: .... :t.:t:l..+.'.1d .... .A1Jg.s.t 31st. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co v ered area s patrolled each day. Lis t s peci e s observed gi v ing estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nes ting. Date ....... :t:!:@. ................ ? .. J ............... 1.0. ............................. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake (Sanctuary areas) 50 miles----mileage covered 100 Lirnpldns -----observed 4 Everglade :{itos--------observed 25 Stilts-------n 50 .;'hite ?elicans--------tr 400 hi te Ibises--t1 100 Tood Ibises----11 ... 2.3. .. ...... 19..4.0 .............................. .. Patrolled Lt.Jccport Roacl ana. Indian Reservation and vicinity. 100 miles----milcage covered Contacting Seminole L11dians talking birdlife. They seem to be okn J V) z ,..... Date A:u 'l't-St-24-; ...... 1940 ............................. Patrolled Fish Branch vicinity 100 milcs----mileage covered 500 Cranes----feeding in prairie and marsh 15 Burrowing Owls----------observed. 2 Bald Eaeles------observed 10 Caracaras-------observcd 100 Egrots---------fecding 25 Hawks -------" 1 5 0 White Ibises---" :i ....... t: ..... ........... ?..!?., ...... ........................... .. Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie (Gum Slough areas) 90 m iles----mileag e covered 0 z Birds through these areas show up good. Prairies aroflooded with water. 0 0 Dat e Au..g:us.t ..... 20. ....... 1.g4Q ................................ Patrolled Highv;ays 100 miles----mileage covered Shearching for highway shooting. Searched two out-of-state cars. ro signs of guns nor anl.lnunition Dat :ug\l.S.t ..... 2.7 .. ,. ..... l.9.40 .............................. .. .. Patrolled Fertile Valley (Jess Durrance's pasture). Searching for turkey shooters. 85 miles---mileage covered 10 wild Turkeys, roosting in Parker Island SV1amp. These turkeys are reported being shot with rifles from State Road # 8 DatcA.ugus.t .... 28 .. ,. ...... 1.9.40 ................................. .. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake (Ibis Rookery) 45 miles----m.ileage covered 800 Glossy Ibises roosting in old nesting ground 300 VJhi te Ibises, observed. (Use add itional sheet to avoid c rowding) Each warden sign or initial here:

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .......... ................................................. STATE. ....... .............................. ...... .................... .......... ... IN CL USIVE DA .... ?.?..nd. .... t..Ar.:iJ. .... AlJ.gu.s. t 3 ls t NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co vere d areas patrolled each day. List species observed, gi v ing estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nes ting. Date .. Augu.s t ..... .2.9 .. ...... l 9.4.0 .......................... Patrolled Martin County Vicinity 90 miles----mileag e covered Contacting State Wardens and Cattlemen. Birds showed up go od in these woods Date .A:tJ.@.$t. ... .... ...................... Patrolled Prairie s and Highways 100 miles--miloage covered Search i n g for Q,uail shooting. Young Q,uail show up good thi s season. Vl Dat
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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...... ...... Oke.e .. c.hob. .. ................................................. .ST ATE .. l.f.:J,,.9.r.:i..9:-.'?: ......... ..................................... ...... ............ IN CL USIVE DA TES ... ... ..... ..... .... ......... 7th NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date Se.p.t ........ l., ...... lc.1..4.0.............................. .. .. Patrolled Okeechobee Marsh (Sanctuary areas) 75 miles----mileage covered 200 Glossy Ibises----------observed 50 0 White Ibises----------t1 100 Vlood Ibises----------" 5 Everglade Kites--------" 25 Limpkins----------observed 15 Caracaras---------t1 300 A and s Egrets---" Date .... from Okeechobee to DeSoto City a nd returned 125 miles---mileag e covered Checking highway shooting. One Caracara found dead near Brighton. Investigated Brighton Hotel on suspicion. Found no clues. Searched three cars on suspicion. Vl z ..... Date ....... .gept ....... 3. ....... 1.940. ..................... Patrolled Martin County (Blackbottom areas) 100 miles-mileage covered Areas are flooded with water. Egrets and Ibises showed up good ..... p::: Date ........ .S.ept ....... 4., ... 1.9.40. .......................... Patrolled Taylor' s Creek and vicinity 75 miles----mileage covered 0 z 10 00 Ihite Ibises--------------roosting 4 00 mixed Herons-------------" in Taylors Creek Swamp. n 0 Cl Dat,. ""Pra.Lr..L.1;:;;::;. \ reavi-ne 80 miles----mileage covered Prairies are flooded with water. Caracaras, Cranes and Burrowing OWls r.1..1rail. showed up go od along Peavine Date ....... .. R ..... 9 .. ....... 1940 .................. .............. Patrolled Lakeport R oad and Brighton areas 90 miles----mileage covered Egrets, Glossy < nd White and W ood Ibises showed up good in these areas. Viator is flowing over Lakeport R oad Date .... ..... './...,. ...... :b.l;;l.t,l:_(,J_ ________ _____ ........ ... ........... Patrolled Highways a nd P rairies 75 miles----mileage covered L ooking for Q,uail shooters. Searched two cars. H o guns found. (Use additional sheet to aJJoid crowding) Herons, CaracaEas Each warden sign or initial here: ......... ..........................................

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY D EPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ....................... .. ........................................... STATE ....... .................................................................... INCLUSIVE DATES ... ...... .... ... J4.th N OTE: Outline work done mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimate d numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. DarJ.;?.J?.:.P .. ..... B. ....... ... .................. Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies 75 miles----mileage covere d Searching for violators. Contacting Cattlemen. Prairies are flooded.with water. Birds showed up g ood DateSe..pt.e.mb. e.r ... 9.. ..... l. .40 ............. ......... Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies (Istokpoga Island vicinity) 100 miles----mileage covered 25 Cranes--------feeding 200 White Ibises---feeding in pond 10 Burrowing OWls--" 6 Caracaras-----" u < 100 A Eg rets------" 1-------=---:----::-------::-=---:-:--:-=-----------------------------------------------------------------------------V) DateS..J;?.:t.e.mb..o.r. ... 10., .... 1 .9.40 ....... .... z ...... Patrolled roads and prairies (Old Peavine Trail) 100 miles----mileage covered Searching for Quail shooters. 10 Covies of Quail, observed. t: ... ll., ..... l.9.40. .................. Patrolled Kissimmee Prairie (Jim Durrence's Pasture) 85 miles----mileage covered 0 z Searching for shooting reports. Signs of empty shells found. 12'. Durrence fully believes in protecting birds nor and believes in udubon wardens for protection. 0 0 Date .. .... l.?. .. ..... ............... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake (Sanctuary areas) 60 miles----mileage covered Glossy Ibises, Wood a nd White Ibises, Limpldns, Gulls and Terns, 'Jhi te Pelicans, 5 Everglade Kites, Egrets and Ducks shoi:red up in g ood numbers Date ... $.E3..I?.t..0.JAR .. ..... .l.3 .. ,. ...... l.9..40. .............. Patrolled Lakeport R oad (Fisheating Creek vicinity) 100 miles----milea ge covered Water is still running over Lakeport n oad. Prairies are flooded. Birds showed up good Se arched tv..ro cars on suspicion of turkey hunters. Each warden sign or initial here: I 7 I .. .......... ............... A' ........................................................... (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........... ... ... .Q.A.QP .. l?..?. .................................................... STATE ..... ...................... .............................................. IN CL USIVE DATES .. t ....... l.Rt..A ... t. .. h+..11. .... S..
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1.1ARDL;lT' S \' JEKLY REBORT FORM: s: ('6 Gemora l -Olceechobeo INCLUSIVE D TE, cptembor 22 nd Sopt:mmbe1 : __ :Dat-e S ep:t -2 2nd. 1940 --' --Patrolled rissilinnoo P r airies (Peavine Junction areas) 9 0 m ilos ---m i l e ng o covered Caracaras Cranes Burrowing Ov.rls a nd Hawks showed u p go od nator is p lentiful in prairies. Ifa"f e f )e_.P.tmnb o r 23 T940 Patrolled from Pe n vine Junction to Jess Durrenc e's Pas t ure via Okee c h obee 110 milcs---mileage c overed Checking on hie;hway shooting. Searche d t w o c ars on suspicion. One revolver found rYa:te Septem b .er -24 1 9 4 0 Patrolled. Okeocliobee Lake (Sanctuary areas) 9 0 miles----mi l oage covere d 4 E v e r g l ade Kites---------observed 2 5 i mpkins------------11 ?5 mixed Herons---observfil 100 A a nd s Eg r e ts-----11 1 5 0 G l o s s Ibi s e s--------11 Date S e tem b e r 2 5 1940 ------Patrol led C r ane Pond s (Fish B r a n c h areas) 100 mile s ---mi lcage covered 2(! Carac a r a s-------fee ding 8 B urrowing Owls-----observed 5 0 H awks mixed--n 575 C r a nes----roostin in pond --.....-=::.P1:_airies are flooded with water. Date eptembor 1940 Patrolled f r01 iisb. Branc h t o Okee c ho bee via L keport Road 1 8 0 m i l e s--m ilea. e cov ered CRr a caras Glossy, lood o.nd \/hj_te Ibise s .i:vtixed Herons A and. f ) E ,, .. ets s.tlo Hed up g ooc.1. fee d i n g j_n uarshes a nd in road ditches \l ater is plentiful Date Se ptember 2 7 194 0 Contacted ] Alexander Sprunt, Jr. Supervisor of Southern S anctuarie s Date ,,cptembe r 2 8 194 0 f'atrollod Lalrcport Road with Irr A l e x a nder Sprunt Jr. l:lrnlil:. to P a rker 1'.:theredge' s Fish C a m a nd r e turned to Okeec hob e e Date September 29 1910 1.1J'.'avelod H i th ] lexander Sp runt, Jr., Supervisor of Southern Sanc t u a rj_es Birds s howed u p g o od Date 3 0 4 0 ____ ttonded C ourt tn Okee c h o bee, /Jj!..,..# {_

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General A r ea ) ................. .......... ............................ ST A TE .............. ................................ IN CL USIVE DA TES .. .0.9..t..QP.E?..r._,,,,l.;;rt. ..... t..JJ.;r.:, ... 0.G.t.oP..e r 7th N OTE: O utline work done, mil eage co v ered, areas patroll ed eac h day. Lis t species observed, gi ving estimate d numbers. Sta t e whether r o osting feeding or nesting D ate ... O.ct.. ob.er .... l .,. ..... l.9. 4 0 .......................... .. Patrolled Sanctuaries a nd Lakeport R oad 75 lnilcs---mileage covered 500 Glossy Ibises -------observed 20 0 J ood -------n 3 E verglade Kitos----observ ed 1000 white --------" 15 Limpl.:dms -------------" D ate .... ... ?.. ..... ..................... Patrolled Ponds (Fis h Branc h area) 90 miles---mileage covered C r anes showed u p g ood ,feeding along the marshes. 10 Caracaras-------obsorved 15 Burrowin g Ovrls-----" < 25 Hawks, mixed spec ies--" V'J D ate ......... ..... 3 .. .... 1.9 4 0 ... .... .......... Prairies (Peavine Trail) Searching for Quail H unter s Quail along this T rail show s up good 100 miles---mileage covered t: D ate .... .0.G..ii .QP.Sl.r. ..... 4., ....... l.9..40. .................... ....... Patrolled iaylor' s Creek and vicinity 95 milos-mileage c overed ri 0 z 1000 White Ibises------------roosti ng 300 Her ons, mixed---------" 200 W ood Ibises-----------" in Taylor' s Creek Swrunp II n 0 0 D ate ..... 0.G..t..QP .. ...... Q ,. ... ........... ........... Patrolled H i g hway # 8 to Jess Durrence's Pasture and vicinity 100 miles----mileage c overed Ch ecking on Turkey Hunters. Egrets, Ibises, caracaras, and Herons and c ranes shmrnd up gocd. D ate O.c.t .. o.b.er .. .6., ..... l.9.40 ............................ Patrolled from Jess Durremce s Pasture thru Prairies to Istolcpoga Lalrn vicinity 80 mile s ----mileage covered Birds showed up g ood through p r airies and Istokpoga Lake v i c inity. Cranes, Burrowing Owls and Caracaras Eg r ets and Ibises showed u p g ood in this vicinity. D ate .. .. .0.9..:\:!..Q.P.r. ...... 7..,. ..... l.'i1..L.W ........................... Patrolled from Istokp oga Lake to 75 milos---mi l oa5e covered Birds through these area s shovred Search od two cars on suspicion. shooting. H o shot guns found_. (Use additional sheet t o avoid crowding) ::e::::::: o n of C r a ne ....... ... .............. .................................................................... ......

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .......... Olce .. e.chob .. e e ..................................... .................... ST ATE .......... F .l.ori.da ................................................................. IN CL USIVE DA TES .. .. 9..:rL .. .$.Y.J1 ..... ..... 09..t.9.P..er 14th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, area s patrolled each day. Li s t species observ ed, gi ving e s timated numbers. State whether roost.mg feeding or nestmg Date .... <:J..9..Y..9 .. t:J .. ..... !?. .. ....... ...................... .. Patrolled Taylor' s Creek vicinity 7 5 miles----mileage covered Che cking Ibises Rookery and searching for Turkey shooters. Date .... ... .. ... J ............ ............ .. Patrolled Kissinunee Prairies (Gum Slough area) 90 miles----mileage covered 'i'hose :prairi0s are flooded with v1ater. Birdlife showed up good. r/J Date .. .9.
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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM &Ji NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...... ..................................................... ... .STATE .. ......................................................................... INCLUSIVE DATES.0 9.t..9.P.Qr._ .l..B..t.h ..... t..hr.:u ..... O.c..t.o.bcr 21st. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .. 9.QJ;;.Q.P .. .r. ...... ...... .. 4.0..................... .... Worked in Sanctuary, posting the lakeside. Date ... ..... +..9. .. ....... l??..4.0 ........................ .. Posting Sanctuary areas. ....... V'l .. c:? .. .... ...... .......................... Posting Sanctuary a reas z r-1 t: Date .. .... .. ...... ......................... Posting Sanctuary aroa a f-i 0 z 0 A Date 0G.t..ob. .. 9.r ..... .l.9. .. ....... l9.40. .......................... .. Posting Sanctuary areas Date ... \J.9.]:i..c:? .. P..9..J; ..... ?..O., .. .... .l<,1..4. 0 ..................... Patrolled Crane Ponds (Fish Branch and vicinity) 100 miles-mileage covered 600 Cranes-----observed, fee d i hg along Fish Br anch marshes. Burrowing Owls a nd Caracaras show ed up g ood Date ... .. .. ..... .. .. .. .. ......................... Posting Sanctuary areas. Each warden sign or initial here: ...... .................................................. .. (U1e additional 1heet to avoid crowding)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ..... .. ,. ... ..... .......... ........ ................... STATE ... ...................................................................... INCLUSIVE .. ? .?..:t?:9: ... ... .9..qi:;gper 31st. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .9.G.:Y..9.P.$. r. ..... ?..Z. ..... J .. ....................... Posting Sanctuary areas. Date .... ..... .... .................... Worked in Sanctuary. Contacte d Supervisor Alexander Sprunt, Jr. and ]. iss Albert Date ... .O.o..t.ob..e.r ..... .2.4., ...... 1.9.. 4 0 .................... .. Contacted Supervisor Sprunt and Miss Albert. Contacted liffr. Robert P Allen, Director of Southern Sanctuarie s f--1 f--1 0 z Datt.O.c.to.b.er ..... 2 5 ., ...... 1 9 40.. .... ... ... Patrolled Sanctuarie s w i t h Director Robert P Allen, from Kissimmee River to Harney Pond Canal and returne d 0 Q Date9.9.1i.9.P.<:?.:r. .... ?.. 9 .. ,. ..... l.',1..4.0 ........................... Contacted Director Robert P Allen. Contacted Jarden Karcher and Warden Earl Moore. Patrolled Lakeport Road ..... ?..7., ..... l
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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. ( 'PA P "P. rrv ro ) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......... 9..lf.-< Patrolled Lakeport Road and vicinit y 75 miles----mileage covered Cont acting Cattlemen. Birds show ed up good along this route. E-t >-< ..::: E-t 0 z Date ................................... .................................................................. 0 Cl Date ................................. .......... ........................................................ Date ................................... ........... ........................................................ Date ........ ..... ....................................... .......................................... ... Each warden sign or initial here: .... ....... .... .................................. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth A v enue, New York, N Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............. ... ....... .................... ST A TE. J.fJ.9.J.'..t..9:.9': .............................................................. IN CL USIVE ..... .... t. .P.+.'.1!:....NQYQ.I!lb er 14th. NOTE: Outline work done, milea g e co vered, area s patrolled each day Li s t s peci e s observed, gi v ing e s timated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nes ting. Date ... .9 .. ...... ....................... P atrolled Sanctuary areas and vicinity Checking licenses. Checked 8 parties. These parties were from Miami, Tampa West Palm Beach and Sarasota. All has legal equiptmont. .. ,3.:?; ..... ... ..................... P atrolled Sanctuary areas and Okeechobee Lake Contacting Duck -hunters. Che cking licenses and guns. V") Date. N.9.Y.Gmb.o.r ... 1.0..t... 1.940 ..................... z 0 z Che cked Duc k -hunter licenses and contacted 1 1r Alexander Sprunt,Jr. Supervisor of Southern Sanctuaries. Patrolled L akeport Road. with Supervisor Sprunt. Birds showed u p v ery wel l 0 c::i ... l..2 j .... .................... Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies (Gum Sloug h area) 110 miles----mileag e covered Contacting Cattlemen and checldng on hunting reports. Cranes, Burrowing O vrls a nd Cara c aras show e d up good (Use additional sheet to avoid c rowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY D EPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .............. .. O.hOb. e..C .................. : ........................ .... STATE ... F lo.r.i.da ....................................................................... .. INCLUSIVE DATES.N..9.V. .. ...... 1.0.t.lL.t hr.u .... o.v..embcr 21st. NOTE: Outline work done, rllileage covered areas patroll e d each day. List species observed, giving e s timated numbers. State whether roosting, feed i ng or nes ting. D ate .. N.o:v.e.mb .. e.r ...... ..... l94 0 ................... Contacted Wardon Karcher. Patrolled Kissimmee P r airies (Fish Branch area) 100 miles----mileage covered 500 Cranes----------observod. 10 Caracaras-------" 8 Burr o wing Owls---" 300 mixed Egrets---------observed Water in prairies is okay. Da ..... .... .................. .. Patrolled Okee chobee Lake (Sqnctuary areas) Checking Duck-hunters. Checke d ten parties, mostly on King' s Bar No violations. VJ DatJ. ... QY.em.b .. e..r ..... .1.7 .. ...... .1.9..40 ....................... Patrolkod Okee chobee Lake (Sanctuary areas) Chocking Duc k -hunters. Che cked five partie s O no party insid e of stake lj_nos but were good sports. r-Dat ... .... .9..:r.'. ................ L ............................................ r--0 z Crane (Fish B r a nc h areas) 100 m i los----mileag e covere d C r a n e s Caracaras, b urrol.'1in g Owls H a wks, Ibises, Egrets and Herons shovmd up good throug h those areas. Feeding ih drying up ponds. 600 Cranos------roosting in Fish Branc h One observed with color bands. 0 0 Dat ..... .............. ,, ...... ..................... .. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake and Cont.acted vrBrdon Karche r and /arden Irvin Hinte. Checked Duck-hunters. ovom or Date.?'at'rolTe'ff""Ki's's'imme'c""'.fir a iri es 1 25 miles----mi leage covered Checldng Q,uail:thunters. Checkmd eight partie s around Gum Slou.o.:h areas. 'i1hese men were all g ood sports and d o not believe in shooting nongame birds. rn of the p arties from Miami heard Supervisor Sprunt's lecture on Wild-lifo. Date ...... ..... (;).r. ............... 13. ....... ................................... .. Patrolled K issimraeo P r airies and Okee c h obe e Lake Checking Hunters. 100 milcs----mi l oa g e covered Searched three ou t-of-Wtate cars on of having cranes. l o cranes found. (Use additiona l sheet to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page One) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...... ................. .STATE .... F lo.r.i.da .... .... ......... .......... ................... ...... .... ..... IN CL USIVE DA TES .. ...... ... t.t.r..lt... .o.v..emb e r 3 Ot h NOTE: Outli n e work done, mileage co v ered area s patrolled each day. Li s t species observed, gi v ing e s timated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nes ting. Date .J\J.QY.9..1.P...9.T .. .. .. .. f? .. .... .... .... ......... Patrolle d Okeec h ob e e L q k c ( K ing' s Bar a rea) C h e cking D u c k -hunters Date ; 1 940 P a t r o l led Okeech o bee Lak e (S a nctua r y area s ) Che c king D u c k -hunters. I b i ses, E g r e t s L i m p l-ins Hhi te .t'C licans, and D u c k s s h owed u p good thro u g h these are a s 4 ites observe d near Horse Island v:i E:3.. ..... ?..LJ:.,. ... .. 4 0 ........ ..... ... f--1 0 z Patrolled C r ane onds (Fish B r anch area ) 100 covered C onta c ting Quailhu nters. Che c k ed four parties. 5 0 0 Cranes roost i n g in Fish Branc h P ond -0 Cl Date ... J ov..emb.er ..... 26-r l-9 40. Patrolled K issimmee Prairie 115 U iles ---m iloag c covered Conta c ting Quail-hunt e r s Chec ke d eight p arties. These par t ies wor e all g oo d s ports and stay 1,i thin the lav; Date .. ...... e .'./..., ... ... ............ ...... Patrolled Cissimmeo J?rairios ( Gmn S lough areas) 1 1 0 mi los----mileac e cover e d C h oc k ing and Snip e Sho o ters Choc ked six p arties These h unte r s all h a d t heir limits and wore well pleased with the w e give t he birds out of season Date ... N.ov.e. b..e. r. .. .. 28.,. ..... 1.?40 . ... Eac 1/j;, a ;den sign or initial here: a r /oa P r a1 r 1ed (Sad dle Hammo c k .... .. ..... .. m1_o s---m1 e a go c overe C ontac ting rrurkeyh unters. Checkm d s i x parti e s ..... ..... .... ....... ............................ ......................... ................ rl'"wo Gobler T u r keys b agged a t S a d d l e Ha:mfuo c k (Use additional sh e et to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES ( Page 'l'wo) 1006 Fifth A venue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or G e n eral Area) ........... .. G.h .OJ.:>..G .. ............ .......... ............................ .STATE ........... F .l. or. .. i .d..?. ...................... ... ........................................ INCLUSIV E DATES. J .. ..... .2.2..nd ...... t hr:u. .... o.vembe r 3 0th NOT E : Outline work done, m il e age cover e d a reas p at roll e d e ach da y Li s t spe cies obser ve d g i v m g e stima t e d numbers. Stat e w h ether r oo s ting feeding o r nesting. Date ..... N m z .emb.e.r ..... .2.9 .. .. .... l 9 .. 4.0. ................ Patrolle d H i ghwa y # 8 from Okee c hobe e t o Jess Durrence's p asture a nd v icinity. 125 miles---mi loage covered Contactj.ng Quail h unters and c he cking o n highvray s h ooting. O no Arn. Egret f o und shot om highrray. Date. .o.v.. e ... b.. e r ... 3 0,. .... l .. .. ................... Patrolled Okee chobee Lako (Santtua r y a reas) Contacting. Duc k -hunters. C ontacted Four parties. 'i m parties i.mr,.Q. 0frorn Ethredge' s Fish Camp were shoo ting in tho San
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l u < Vl Vl ...... ::i:: f-4 z ...... f-4 ...... pi:; f-4 0 z 0 Cl WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIE TI E S 10 0 6 Fifth A venue, New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ....... .9.!f.9..E3. .. 9.J19..P .. .. ............. .......................................... STATE.. ..... l.ori.d.a. ...... ................ .......... .... ............................... IN CL USIVE DATES P...(3, ..... 1 .$..t. .. .... t.h:r.v... .... D .e. .. c ember 7th. N OTE: O utline work done, mileage co ve red area s patrolled eac h day. Li s t species obser v ed gi v ing estimated numbers. State whether r o osting, fee ding or nes ting D ate ..... l.., ...... 1.9..4.0 ......................... Patrol_led Kissir:rnoe Prairies (Saddle Hammock areas) 100 mi les----mileage covered Contacti n g Quail-hunters. Checked five purtios. Throe of the pabties hoard Supervisor Sprunt' s lecture of Vfild-life at Palm Beach. They believe it is right to filr!it tho non-game birds under protection. havo Date .... .. E3..:r. ...... 0. .. ...... ............... PP.trolled Kissimmee Prairies (Gum Slough aroas) 100 milo s ----miloa e covered ContactinB Quail and Dove Hunters. Contacted Attorney Roebuck and J. ...r. Cook from rest Palm B each at Gum Slough. The y v1ere \ 'Tithin tho 1 Date .. ..... ;? .. ...... J.,,.S3..1.Q ............ ............. Patrolled Kissimme e Prairies 90 milos----miloage covered Contacting Quail and Dove Hunters. D ate .... ...... 4 .. ...... .l.9..4.0 ................... Patrolled from Saddle Hammock to Okee chobee. Contacted Supervisor Sprunt at Okeechobee 75 milcs----mileage covered P atrolled Fish Branch and Brighton areas with Supcrvm s o r Sprunt. Roosted Cranes at Brighton Pond D ate D.e. c.emb or. .... 5., ....... 1.9-4Q. ... ....... ............ Traveled with Supervisor Sprunt from Okeechobee to Lakeport and returned. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake Contacting Duck-hunters. D ate .... P.9.G .. ..... .9 .. ...... ............. ........ Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies (Fish Branch areas) 90 miles----mileage covered Contacting Q u ail and Dove Hunters and protecting Cranes. Burrovling Owls Caracaras, Hav1lcs, Ibises and Bgrots shoVJ up good through these areas feeding in ponds. Hater condition in very i:rnll. (Use additional she e t t o avoid crowding)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM N A TIONAL ASSOCIAT I O N OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 10 0 6 F i fth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY D E PARTMEN T SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........................ .. E?. .. 9..AQ.P.t;? .. ................................ ...... ..... ST ATE ..... ........ F.lar.ida. ................................................ ... ............ Decem ber 8th thru December 1 4th. INCLUSIVE DATES .................................. N OTE: O utline work d one, mileage covered areas patroll e d each day. List species observed, giving estimate d numb ers. State whether roostmg, feedmg or nestmg. Date ........ .9..:1'.'. ........... 2 ........................... ....... ............. Patrolled Crane Ponds (Brighton area) 100 miles----mileage covered Contacted Q uail and D ove hunters. Checked four parties. N o sign of Crane shooting in this area. Wate r in p onds in good shape. Date .. D.e c.c rnb.er .... 9 l940 Patrolled Okee chobee Lake (Sanctuary areas) Contacted Duck Hunters. Ducks in these areas show up well now, rrostly Blue-bill and Pin-tails Limpkins, Egrets Glo ssy and White Ibis e s ( 4 Everglade Kites observed Horse Island) show up go od in Sanctuary areas. en ..... JQ.., ....... l<;?.4.Q ........... .. ....... .. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake Contacted Duck Hunters. Cont acted six parties on King's Bar z .... f--i Dat ..... ..... ...... .... .... l ............................................... ; Patrolled Okeechobee Lake ( Redlight Reef and Sanctuary areas) Contacted Duc k Hunters Contacted five parties ri 0 z Datd).e.c.emb.e. r ..... 12.,. ..... 1.g.4Q. .................... Patrolled Lakeport Road Contacted Supervisor Sprunt and VTarden Kar cher at Etheredge' s Fish Camp. T r aveled with them into tho Fish Branch area s Cont acted M r Davis at Indian Prairie Canal a nd inv estigated the Drainage Project. Cont acted Captain A S H oughton at Oke e chobee. Contacted 11r. and NITS C H Forsyth at the South land Hotel. ecem e r 194 Dare ... :Mrs. r: oore and Mrs. c H Forsyth through prairies and Indian escrvation. 100 miles----mileage covered Birds showed up g ood with iir and Mrs rden sign or initial here: Cl,. H Forsm.. a n d observed birds. ........... -' .... J ..... .................. ........... ..................... .. Shecked one Duck hunte r ..... ............................ ........... Birds s howed up go od They wore wml l pleased. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATION A L ASSOCIAT ION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIE S 10 0 6 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. I SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ................... Ok.e. .. c.c.hob.e..C .......... .................... ........ ..... STATE ......... i.l.o.r.i.da. ............................. ....... ..... ............. ........... INCLUSIVE .
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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N Y. Pa:e one SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .. ..... .9..f.1.9..P.9. .. f.:'. ................................................... STATE. .... ........................................................... ... ...... December 22nd thru Dec ember 31st. INCLUSIVE DATES ................................. .. .................................................................... NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date ....... .. ..... ................ ........................................... .. Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies (Fish Branch aroqs) 100 miles----mileage covered 700 Cranes------fceding along the Fish Branch marshes. 6 Burr owing Owls ------digging in burrows 8 C araca r as----------observed 2 Bald Eagles------building nest in pine tree Date ... .. <:1.!P: ..... :r. .... .. .... 4..Q ................. Contacte d I: -. and ih's. Charles l Manze r and LU'. and Edward .i'. Fry, at the S outhl a nd iiotel. Traveled t h r ou g h Sanctuary areas and Indian Reservation. Birds shoY1ed up good and all were well pleased. .............. vi Date ....... .. ........ 4.. 2 .............. 4. ...... ................. z ...... f-'4 0 z Contacted Ur. a nd irs. Charles" Manzer, ..r and L il's Edward T F r y 1ir. Hilliam H LawJ.->ence, iJr R obert P Richmond iir. i.alcolm J acobson, .ir. Herbert and Jiiss I I.ary E Holmes '.i'ravclcd througll praj_rj_es a nd Sanctuary areas 1it.l 1 these part,ies. J.;ir d s sho n od u p 0 o o d 11 vmr o v o _1 pleas ed 0 Date.De.c.omb .r ..... gQ..,. ..... 1.g.4Q. ............. ..... Contacted IvTr and Ir.crs. R B Woodelton and viiss Bary E Holmes Patrolled Fish Branch area with this party. 100 covered Cranes, Bur r o v1in g Orrls Caracaras, Havrks Eg rets and Ibises and snall birds showed up g ood They were well with their trip. Dat .... .9..Q.9..ffiP.9.+.:'. ..... ?.. 7 .. .. ... ...... ................ Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies,with M r and Jrs R B. Vloodolton, and Kissimmee Rive r Bir d s s h o red up good all along the river. Limpkins Egrets, Ibises, Water Turkeys, Mixed Herons, Ducks and other V!ater birds s ho v md off nice in this area. Date ......... ?. ..
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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT Okeechobee S Florida SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............................. ................................................................................... TATE.. .............................. ................................ .......................... ....... ....... ... .. INCLUSIVE DATES ... P.9. .. 9. .. ..... ?..?n
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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......... ............ 0.l$.:.E:3..?. .Q.AQP .. ?. .9. ............................................ STATE.. ........... J.r.l.9.:r..:L.Q.f?.: ................................................... INCLUSIVE DATEs.!...P.:1:1:.l:l:!.Y.._ .. ...... ?th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .. J .$..JH:J,..r..Y. .......... J. ..... ...... '.i?.4 ......................... ........ Patrolled Kissimme e Prairies and Okeechobee Lake 75 miles--miloage covered Chec ked Duck hunters and Q u ail hunters I o duck hunters, co n t a c t od Five Q u a i l hunters checked Contacted. '.lard.on 1 arch e r Date ... ? ,, ..... .............................. 11rave led vrith .ir. and J.'s Calvert into Fis h B ranc h vicinity. 100 miles----nilcagc c o v e r e d 500 Cranes--------fe c din alon tho Fis h B ranch marsh 4 Burr owin g Owls -----ob sorv o d Carac a r a s Egr ets, Ibi s e s and Hm1rks s h ovred u p g ood. throug h t hose < are a s 1,fa er co nd i tions are g ood V> Date ....... ?l::l'.P:l...:r.'.Y. ......... ..... J.::.................................... and. Vicin i t y P atrolled Lalrnport Road / with M r a nd Hrs. C alvert 90 mile s--mile a g e covered O bserving birds and contacting hunters. vater along Lakeport Road is plentiful. Bird s showed up good f-t Date .. Jan:ua-:r.y. .... 4. ....... 1 .g.4.iJ.l. ................. Patrolled Kissimmee Prairies (Gum Sloue h areas) 100 milos----miloage covered f-t Chec l rnd hunters and looking for C aracara nests. Two Caracaras build-o ing nest in Cabba g e Palm. One Bald Ea gle n est with young, found. z 'l'vvo Ward Heron nests with eggs, found. One Barred Owl nest with eggs Crane n ests. 0 Date ... .. .......... ..... ............................... Patrolle d from Gum Slough through prairies via Ft. Drum t o Okee c h obee 110 milo s----mileae e covered Chocking Quail hunters. Contacted three partie s Cra n e s Egrets, Ibises a nd Caaacaras s ho wed up g ood throug h this area later in ponds is plentiful. Date.Janu ... r:y. .,. ..... .ig.4tJl. .... ................... Patrolled from Okee chobee to W orm Cove through Sanctuary areas 60 mi l e s----mileage covered 30 Limpkins--.------------obsorvo d 4 Everg lade Kites------n 800 Glossy Ibise s--------n 2 Groat White Hcrons----obse?ved at Worm Cove Dat .... ?-.P.:Y-.::!:'.'. Y ........... L ...................................................... Patrolled O keechobee Lake a nd contacted Supervisor Sprunt and Mr. a nd Buchheiste Travele d through Fish Branch, to Crane pond. 400 Cranes-------obsorved. 2 Burr o wing Owls 4 CafuftaJiGtfi,'Ona7svii!F io crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........ .......... ................... ............................. STATE ............ F.lorid. a ......... .......... .... ................. ............ IN CL USIVE DA TES ....... .. J3..t..h. .... t .hru ..... J .anu a r y 1 4 t h NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nesting Date .. g_P.J lS\r..Y .... 8.tl9 4 l ..... ......... .......... T raveled wit h Supervisor Sprunt a n d l\Ir. and NTrs Buchheister t hroug h K issimme e P rairie 100 miles----mile a G e cov0re d O?served b i r d s and inspecting the patrol a reas B i r d s showed u p g oo d P r a iries arc flooded \I i th water Date ...... J..a..+I\J.S?...r.Y ....
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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............ O.lrn ... .. C.hOb C. .. Q.......................... ....... ............. ST A TE ......... ... .. ................. .................................. ......... INCLUSIVE DATES ..... ...... .... 21st. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co v ered, areas patrolled each day List species observed gi v ing estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .. a reas with M r and Mrs. Alla n Cruickshank. 90 miles----milo covered. Photographing cra n e s and. Burrowing Date .. J.. m..ia.rY ..... 1.6. .. ,. ... 41 ...................... Patrolled I issimmec Prairie and. contacted 1 'ir a nd. Mrs. llan Crui c k -shank. 100 mile s----mileag e c overed. IJ) Date .. J..sU11J,J:..Y J.7., ..... ........................ z ...... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake (Sanctu ary areas) 65 miles----mileage covered. 25 Limpkins ------------obserffed 4 0 \lhi te Pe licans-------" 300 Glossy Ibises-------" 4000 Ducks, mi x ed. species--" E-i ...... Date ... nu ry r l94l Patrolled. highi.mys and crane ponds (Fish Branc h area) 95 m ilcs----milcago covered. E-i 600 C r a nos---------------roosting o 10 Carac a r as-------------f e oding Z 8 Burrcbwing Owls---------ob s crved 25 Eawws, mi:x:e-d species--n 0 Date ....
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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth A ve nue, New York, N. Y. Page One SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area ) .............. 0ke..e.cl1.ob..G. e ........... ........... ...... ... .. .. ......... STATE .. ... ...... Flo.r.i.d.a .......................... ...................................... INCLUSIVE DATES ....... ..... ?..?..P.:9.: ..... :1?..h.:r.;:tJ.: ..... ;r.?:P:U.ary 3 1 s t NOTE: Outline work done mileage co vere d areas patrolled each day. List spec ies obser ve d giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nes ting Date .. .. J .anuary ..... 2 2 ...... 1 9 4 1 ..................... .. Patrol l e d B r a n c h a r o a s 100 miles ---mileuge c ov ered C ontactmd Q u ail h un-i:.e r s and '.Iat ching for C r a n e s h ootin g v i o l u tions N o violations found. 7 0 0 C r a n e s-------roosting Date ... J..anv..o...r.y ... 2 .3. .. ...... .......... .......... atrollod Fish Bran c h and v i c i n ity. 95 :.... i l os--IiLlo ce COVC:''Cd l,hecki n g Jue:_]_ hUll"i..crs. G h e c kod three parties. o o:f C re.no ohoo-::.i::::G. 50 0 r anes -------ob.servec1 f e eding a l ong t h o mars h Date .. } .. ..... ?..f:I:., ....... :l.:.\J .. ... .............. ...... z ..... ..Patrolled lnghways and p ro.i r m e 1 0 0 milcs ----mi l encc covered S earching for C r anes, Burr owing Qiu l s Car a c a r a s and o t her bir d s n e s t s a long the t o u r route. ..... 0 z Date .... January ,8.5 .rL )41 atrol l e d Lak e port H o aa. a n d Indian R e s e r v ation. 8 0 m iles----mi leage c ov e red Searching for c a r a c nra n ests a n d other b i r d nest s o n t o u r rout e s 0 0 Date ... ..... ?. E?. ..... .... ... ...... ...... Patrol led Kissim m e e r a irie (Gum Sloue;h area ) 1 00 milc s ----mileage c o vered Chec k i n g Q uail hunters. C h o c ked five p arties. P rair ies are flooded v1i t h wator V/ater birds s h o w e d u p g ood Date .... J a.n u a ry.2?--, 14 1 Patrolled P rairies f r o m Gum Sloug h t o Okee chobee 6 0 mi l e s ---mileage c o vered Chec king Q u ail hunters. Checked three parties. C ranes, Burrowing O v 1ls, C arac a r a s Hai'lk s a n d E grets s h ovred u p good t hrough t h e s e pra iries Date .... ... 9-:.P.:ll.f \.Y ..... ?..E:? .. ...... ......... .... ..... Patrolle d Okee c hobee Lake ( S anct u ary a reas) 4 5 m iles----mi leage c ov ered L impkins, D u c ks, Ibise s Eg r e t s G u l l s a.nd Tern s white P elic a n s 3 E v e rglade Kites, o b s erve d (Us e additional sheet to avoid crowding) Each warden sign or initial here: .... ........... .............. .................. ..

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. Pag e tuo SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............. .. 9..h.9. P ...... ........ ...................... ...... STATE.. .... ..+.9.T.t-4 R o u d and Indian Ieservation. Birds sho wed up goo d Water i s pjjie ntmful. f-4 >-4 f-4 0 z Date ........................................... ........ .................. ........ ................ ........ .. 0 Date ................................................................................ ............ .......... .. Date .......................... .................. .......................................................... .. Date .............................. .. .................... .................................. .. .. .. .......... .. Each warden sign or initial here: .... ........... /k?H..e.,, ...... ........ .. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM Off' NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...................... ................................. ........... STATE.. ....... ... F.JQ.;r.J.d.. q ............. ........................................ ......... INCLUSIVE DATES ...... ..... 7th. N OTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, are a s patrolle d each d ay List species observed, giving estimated numbers. Sta te whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .... ..... ...... .l..'.1.41 .................... Traveled vri th M r and Mrs. Jacques and Superviso r Sprunt and. Mrs Sprunt through prairies v i a Potter' s R o ad. Observing bird s and loca t ing Bir d s s11owed up g o o d through this area Date .. .. .... ?. .. ..... ........ ............. .J:?atrollod high1.i .ys and prrnries on tour routes. 80 mil e s ---mileage covered Found Crane building nest in P 'md. F'ound two Burrowing Owl s lil::i:Nggi: digging on roadside. : s h B r a n c h area ) 75 milcs----mileqgo covered ::i:: Searching for c r ane nests and checking Glu ail hunters. E-< E-< 0 z Found one Crane building nest in S prunt Pond. Found one Bald E agle nest i n pin e tree. Found one Caraca r a nest i n Cabbage Palm. Date .c.b.ruar.y 4,. .... 1.941 ............... ........ l'atrolled L akepor t Roc.,d L'..nd .lndic...n Reservation <.nd Vivani ty 100 miles----mileag o covere d .Locating n ests and contacte d S u pervisor Sprunt and p arty. 0 A Date f.9..P..r..1J..9'rY ..... 5.1 ...... 19..4l .......................... Patrolled h ighrra y and p r airie nith M r and IV'.[rs. G O milcs----miloaBo covered Visiting mounds and o b s erving birds. Birds shm1ed up good. Date ... :F-eb-rua-ry"194 ...... Jatroll0d high1;my s and prairie s 90 mil os----mileage covered Contacted S upervisor Sprunt ::: nd I.'.J." H a d ley's pe.rtL, s in prairie s Date ... ..... './.., ...... ..... ................. .l:?atrolled -.:issimmoe P rairie 9 0 miles----m ileag e covered (Gum Slough area Each warden sign or initial here: .. ... ....................................... Che cking Hunting p arting. Che cked one party (Use additional sheet to av oi d cro wding)

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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM -.p NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES/ 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...... ........................................................ STATE ...... Flo.r.i.dc .................................................................... IN CL USIVE ..... ... .... 14th NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. .9 ..... :r..Y..:.r.Y ........... ................... : .............................. P atrolled from Gum S l ough a r e a to Okeechobee. 100 milos----miloa g e c overe d Searching for egg collectors a nd contacted hog hunters. 20 C r anes------observed by S andy Sprunt. O t her birds s h o ued u p g oo d P r a i r ies are floode d i i i th water. DateF.e.bruary ... 9. .. ,. ..... 1.9.41 ....................... atrolled prairies (Fish B r anch a rea) 75 miles---milea g e covered Cho c l : ing Q u a i l hunters a n d loca t ing Crane n ests. ....... ......... rn Date ... .... 1!{s11 .. iiiiit13:ran ch and Y 10r ked rn with M r John Store r 75 milos----mileage c overed Contacted Supervisor Sprunt' s p a r t y ......... r-< 1 e ruary ; Dat .... a nd wcbrked ',Ji th r 1!r. John H Storer. 75 miles----m ileag e covered S e arched for Crane n osts. r-< 0 z 0 Date... ..eb.r..ua.r:Jf. ..... 1.2 ...... l. c .4.1 ................. r:i:r a v oled with Peters' p arties into Fish B r anch area Contacted M r John H Storer 90 miles---mileage c overed Date ....... ..... ........ ;3, .. ....... ............. P a trolled F i sh B r anch and worked vri t h '5r. John H St or er 80 milcs----milcage covered Contacted S ul)orvisor Sprunt' s p arty in pra.irie Date ... .... ... ..Y ............... l ............. .. ::: ........................ patrolled p r airies, loca t ing n o s t s Con t acted. M r A S Houghton a n d Supervisor Sprunt' s p a r t y a t C r ane Pond.. One C r ane n est vri th e g g in ._'prunt P ond Each warden sign or initial here: 90 milc s----mileage covered I (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) ................................................................. l

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .............. '.3. ... .STATE ........ ... ................. .......... .......................... ........... INCLUSIVE DATES .. F.9. Q .l'.:JJ..?.,r.y .... .1. 5 t h .... thr. u .... F e b.ru ary 21st NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nes ting. Date ... ]'. r u :.ry ..... 1 5 .,. .... 1, 4.1 ................. Patr olle d (Fish B r anch a r e a ) Worlced ui th I\.'.b:'. A S H oughto n photographing crt anes. 100 miles----m ileage c overed Date .... .. ..... ............. L ........... ::: ................... Patrolled p r airies a nd conto.ctod 1' S Houghton in Fish Bra n c h 90 miles--: m i leago covered V) z ..... Date ... F.e r .uary ..... J...'7 .. ..... 1,9 4.1 .. ...... .... Contacted A S Houghton in Fish Branch Con t ctcd V1essrs Sprunt and Hadley' s parties in prairie s 80 miles----mi loage covered t; Date ... f..9.P.:;t;'.V.,?.,J'.Y. ... J$ .. ... ...... ........ r:i::: Patrolled highways and contacted Messrs Sprunt a nd Hadley' s parties 6 0 miles----mileage covered f-4 0 z 0 A Date .......... ...... ...... .. ...... ................ ri'raveled Vli th Supervisor Sprunt t o Peavine Junction area Investigated reports of birds being in c Lptivity. N o violations found. Date ... P ex r o-rTea t1i r 6i.i'gh .... Trid ian Reservation vicinity Loc ating Caracara nests. Contacted Supervisor Sprunt' s party. 90 miles----mileago covered Date ... ...... !.:t:J:.?.::r..Y ............... J ................................. ....... .... .. Patrolled highvray s a nd contacted Messrs. Sprunt and Hadley s parties in prairie 7 5 miles----mileage covere d (Uie additional Iheet to avoid crowding)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM off NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........ ........ ......... 9 .
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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......... .... .... .......... ................... ..................... STATE .... lor.ida ___ .......... .............. ........................................... .. INCLUSIVE DATES ..... ..... .. !. ..... ... ... 7th NOTE: Outline work done, mileage cover e d, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, gi ving estimated numbers. State whether roosung, feedmg or nestmg. ...... J.:: 2 ... ..... Patrolled Fish Branch 100 miles----mileage covered Searching for C rane and Burrowing v l nests. Found two crano ncs ts in pond F ound four Burrowing Owl burrow s in prairie. Date .... ?.. .... ............ .... ....... ......... Patrolled Lakeport Road and vicinity 6 0 miles----mileaGe covered Locating Caracara and Limpkin nests. Found ohe cara c ara nest in cabbage palm. Founa t v m limplcins building nests in lak e m arsh. 4 Everglade Kites, observed ti) ..... 9. .. ...... ............................ ........... z "'"" f-i 0 z Patrolled prairies Contacted Messrs. Sprunt and Hadle y s partie s and Sam Grimes. 90 miles----mileage covered Datel rch .... 4 .,. ..... 1.94lWorked with M r Sam Grimes a nd party in Fish Branc h photographing. Contacted M r Iadley's parties at Sp runt P ond 100 miles----mileage covered ........... Date ... .... P.., .................................. Contacted Mr. Sam Grimes and p arty Patrolled prairies 100 miles----mileage covered Date ... Ms.:r..9.Jl. .... 9. .... ..... .................. Patrolled Okee chobee Lake with 1'f.r. and Mrs. M Linton and party Photographing Ldtm.pkins 75 milos--miloage covered Date .. looking for L impki :pach warden sign or initial here: nests. C ontacted i1.ir. Sprunt' s partie s at Worm Cov e Contacted l.ir. A S Houghton and v rorked with ..... .......................................... ............................... him in Fish B r anch. F ound one C rane nest in pond (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)llO miles---tn:1TeageC"6v"<3.red

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......... ................ ........ ................................... ST A TE ...... ................................................ ........... ..... ..... INCLUSIVE ..... .... .... t .. ..... J.:4 th NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co v ered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date ... M.J.'.. QJ"J, .. ... 8. ...... .................... .. .. .. ...... .... .. Work ed vri th 1'.)r. Sam Grime s and party i n prairie, photographing cranEl s 1 0 0 mile s----milcage covered Date and #30 w o rking wit h H r Sam G rimes a nd 1 1 5 mi les--milcag c cove r e d to Buck Mann's pasture ancl rdtur ned, party pho t o g r aphing V) f-c 0 z Date .... Mar.9 h ..... 10 .. .... 19.4.1 ................................ C ontacted N.i:r and parties a n d paDDoffilod p rair ie:B 9 0 milos----mi lcag c covered 0 Cl .... ..... ................................ .. Worked w ith H r and :Mr s M claughlin im prairies, pho t o g r a phing and obse rving birds Bir d s shO'vrod up g oo d a nd they vmre w ell pleased with their :Prip. 1 00 m iles----mileage c o vered ..... 1.9. .. 1 ...... +.. 9 4.l. .... .............................. .. Patrolled prairies, l ocating Crane nests F ound t IO nests i n ponds 8 0 milcs----mileagc covered Date ...... ..... .... and visited cattl e ranc h Each warden sign or initial here: a t H i ckory Hammoc k 85 miles----mileago covered (Us e additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ..... .... ..... 9J<.:.9...9. ......................................... .STATE. ... .... .I .U.or.i ..................................... ...... .................. IN CL USIVE DA ..... : 2:J:;.P.: .... Y..h:r..\l J .+.sr.. G J L 21 st NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feedmg or nestmg. .. .. .. +.:;> ., ..... ....... ........ ................. .Patrolled h.issir'llU.ee Prairj e s and vicinity 100 miles----mileage covered 150 Cranes--ob s erved, along Fis h Branc h marshes 1 Caraca r a n est in c a bbage palm 3 Burr owing Ovrls-----observed, in prairie Datel\/ r.c.J:;i, ..... 16 .... l9.41..... ...... .. .... ...... .... Contacted lvlr John H Baker and party Visited crane ponds i n Fi-sh B r a n c h with Mr. Baker and party 9 0 miles----mileagc c o vered Observing Cranes. [/') ..... .17.. ...... 19..4.L ... .............................. .. z lo-I Patrolled to Basscnger (Pearc e s Ran c h ) and returned with M r John H B aker. Contacted Messrs. 'prunt a n d Hadley' s parties 7 5 miles----milcage covered ___ ... .. 2 ...... ............................... ... .. ; Contacted M r John H Storer and M r Hugo Shrader 60 miles ---mileage cov ered Photog r aphing Cranes 0 z ol__ __ Cl ... .... J.Q.1 l ............................ ...... Cont acted 1 1 .ir J o h n H Storer and LTr Hugo S chroder. Patrolled t o Egret R oo lcory in India n Heservation, searching for violators who shot tho Eg rets in the rookery. A dead Eg r e t wasfound, by Tuir. Storer, hang iDC in cabbage p a lin. a nd some empty shefh.ls Also feathers that were s ho t off the Egrets. 100 milos---mileage covered Date .. ..1.:1.9.:t.9..P: ..... ?..9 .. ... ..... .... ... .. .. .. ... Patrolled to Eg r e t Rookery in Indian Reservc tion searching for viola t ors who shot Eg rets in rookery Seminole Indians aro suspicioned. 95 miles---mileage covered Date ..... .... ..... (crane P o n d ) Contacted S u pervisor Sprunt. 100 miles---mileage covered (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) Each warden sign or initial here: .... n ... H. ... cL ... .. ..

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Pago One) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............ .... .. 9. .............. .................................... STATE ..... F..J..9.r.J.QJ;L ... ... ............................................................ IN CL USIVE DA .... ?..?.D.9: ...... :t.J.1.lJ. .J.4.9,:r.:'.Q.lJ, ..... 1 St NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co vered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date.if.@.r..G.h ..... 2 2 .. ....... l;J..4.l ....................... ......... Contacted Supervisor Sprunt Patrolled Jess Durrcnce' s pasture and vicinity Che cking Turkey hunting reports. N o violations. 100 milos----mileage covered Date .. larch .. z.3. ..... lS41 Patrolled Peavine Junction area 1 1 0 miles----mileage covered Investigsting Z oo N o wild birds found. : parties in prairie ..., Contacted Mr. and Mrs. M cguequin a nd visited crane ponds in Fis h llranc h Cranes showed u p go o d f-'4 100 milos----mileag e covered f-'4 .... f-'4 0 z Date. _-r..c.h .. 2.5., ..... l9.4.l ......... ..................... Contacted Supervisor Sprunt's parties d nd patrolled Fish Branc h area Visited Egret R ookery 300 Egrets, nesting in cabbage palm. 90 miles----miloage covered 0 A ..... .. 1 ...... J .
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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. ( Page '11vro ) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...................... Q_ .e.e c h ab.c.e ........... ..................... .. .. STATE. ............ F loridg ................. .......................................... IN CL USIVE DA ...... ?.?..P.:9: ..... t..P.:..1J. .. .. 3.1 st NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. / List species observed, givmg estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting / Date ..... .. .... \'ia'icott and Nirs. Barrott ( t411.t a1' Li.) V Pc:--crolled Okee c h obee a !ce, through Sanc t uary a reas, with them Birds showed up excellernl:t.. 7 5 miles---miloago c overed Date .. .... ..... .............................. .. Contacted S enator 1 :alcott and l!/Ir's Barrett Patro l led through prairies and highway s with them 125 milos----miloage c o vered Observing birds V) Date.Ivlax..c.h .. 3 l,. ...... l. 9.4l........................... ...... ( /1Ud) Patrolled O k e e chob e e Lak e v i th :Mr. and I:irs. \Tar n e r .Mc L aughlin Observing and pho t ographing bird s 5 Everglade Kites------ob s ervod 8 0 miles-miloagc cove r e d >-.; pi:; 0 z Date ........................ .................. ...... ....................................................... 0 Cl Date ...................... .. .............................................................................. .. Date .............. .... .............................. ...................................................... .. Date ......... ............. .. .................................... .. .... .. .................................. .. Each warden sign or mitit.r.l here: ....... 11 ......... bt ...... C. ....... .......................... .. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New Y ork, N Y. SANCTUARY D E P A RTMENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Area) ....... ............... ....... ... .................................. STATE ........... FJ.or.i.d..a ....................... ........................ ...... ............ IN C L USIVE .. ..... ..... ...... P..r..t.J ... .7.th N OTE: O utline work done, mileage covere d areas patroll e d each day Li s t species observed, gi v ing estimate d numb ers Sta t e whether roosting, fee ding or nes ting D ate ... A:Q;r..J....l ..... .l..1 ....... ...... ............................... Contacted i.ir. Alex ander Sprunt, Jr. P atrolled t hrough .l:\.issimmee P r airie and I n d a a n Reser'fation with Y 'lf. C A bo y s o f .Iemphis, 100 miles----mi leag e covered D ate .... P.:r;.:J:: ..... ... ?. ..... ................................... Patrolled Okeechobe e L a k e ( R e dgight Reef areas) Sc ardhing for Everglad e Kite Rookeries. r o signs of Everg l a de on Redlight. 100 Am. EgrGts---------nesting at Redlight 10 Limpkins ----------" 75 m i les----miloage oo verN o Glossy Ibise s n e s t i n g on Redlight R e e f ed 1--------.-==..,,......,..........,.,.--""'l"'?':""T"'I'" ________________________________________________________ v:i D ate ..... ............................................. Patrolled throue h Redlight Reef m arshes to Observation Isla nd anl vicinity. S e arching for Everglade Kite R oo keries. N o Kites observed. L i m p kins are nesting through t hese m arshes in g ood shape. 60 mi les----mileage covered ________________________________________________________ t: D at Isla nd to Okeechobee. Kites-----nestin g on 300 .Am. Egrets-------tt B throug h marshes Horse Isla nd Kjng :-s::::Jjar 100 Snowy E grets-----fl O 75 L a Herons ------fl Z 15 Lim p k i ns--------n ft It It ff It o D ate.... pr.i.l ..... 5.,. ...... l.9.4l ........... .......... .......... contc..tcted M r A S H ou ghton. Patrolled Okeechobee L a ke with him,throug h Photog r a p h ing Lim p k i n s and othe r birds. Birds a nd n e sts s h o vmd u p g ood Sanctuary area s 40 miles---mileage covered D ate ..... ............. '-.. ....................................... ................ Contacted M r S H ou ghton a nd patrolled Fish B r anch area \ Vith h im P hotog r a phing C r anes. O no pair of cranes1 b uild i n g nest in pond -----------obsorved C ranes and Burr o w i ng O wls s h ovred u p g oo d throug h t his area 90 milos----mileage covered P rair ies are flood a d with water ... ........... J.:: ................ L ............. .... .... .............................. ...... Patroll ed to H orse Isla nd t hroug h Sanctuary !hotog raphing a n d observing bir d s l th :J:.:.11: ,....,,.. l Houghton. ..:i _;;ggs o;r .. ,. ru::LQ ,l\:}, t on _or..s e e been robbe d P l ain evido nc o of coll ec tors. Each warden sign or initia l here: ./lfl;/e ................................. C O V O !.' O C t (Use additional sheet to avoid cr o wding)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATION. AL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth, Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............. .. <3..9..h.QP. ....................... ........................... .STATE. .... ......................................................................... IN CL USIVE DA TEs.!.\I?.J.J:: ..... ... .... AP....t.J ... th NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered areas patrolled each day. Li s t species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feedmg or nestmg. Date .. .AJ?..;r.,;i,,J .. ,. Contacted !IJ:'. A S H ou g hton. Patrolled prairies. and observing birds. 100 m iles----milea go covered Date!\..:P..I.:'..:I,.l Cd, .. ... .................................. .. Patrolled Okeec hobe e .Lalrn marshes a n d Everglade Ki:be Rookery. 3 "F!vP.7"""1 <=in A i<-i observed at H orse Isla nd -' 90 miles---mileage coveruu Cl) z Date ... : pril ...... 10. ...... l.91.bl ............................... Patrolled highvmy and Joss Durrenc e s pasture and vicinity Cont2cting Cattlemen a nd State Wardo n Gad Bryan 100 miles----mileage covered r.. Date .. AlJ..J.::.+ ... .+.J., ..... l..<;1..4.1.......................... .. .. ; Contacted i..!r. Per Host a nd D r Rand from the American M useum of Natura l History-;---r.. 0 z to King' s Bar Rookery and 300 AID. Egrets---------------nosting 100 La Herons-------------11 8 ITard Herons---------" 60 miles---mi leage covemd o ... J.? ...... .................................. .. Contacted Messrs. J o h n H Storer and H ugo Patrolled Okeechobee Lake photographing and obsorvine birds. 75 miles----mileage covered DateAP;i:i.iJ. 9 ......... Contacted Messrs. John H Storer and u,,o-,... Q,..hinf"'lne..r Patl'.' o lled to Everglade Ki to R oolcerywi t h them. P hotog raphing and observing b i r d s 75 miles---miloage covered DateA;pr.il ..... l 4 .. ...... l9.4 1 ................................ .. Patrolled Okoec h obeo Lake with M e ssrs J ohn H Sto r e r and :;:1 u g o S chro d erP hotographing a nd observing birds. 'l5 milos----mileage covered (Use additional shee t to avoid crowding) Each warden stgn or initial here:

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z ,_, WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........... .Okec. c ho.b e o ..... ...... .......... ...... .ST ATE.. ... Flo.r.i.da .......... .... .... ..... ............ ................... ............... IN CL USIVE DATEs AP..E. t..1 .... .1.?..jJ._h .... AP..:r.J. l. $1st NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nes ting. Date.A:P.r.:LJ ..... ...... l 9 .. 4 l ................ .......... ........ Patrolled Okeec hob e e Lak e vlit h Messr s J ohn H Storer and H ugo S chro de r 10 o g r aphing pe l i c a n s a nd Limpkins. 75 mile s ---mileage covered .... i a k e ( R o d l i $ht Reef area } 2 E vcrglaq o K i t e n e s ts-------=-o b serv e d "25 L impk ins n est s-----------1r r o Glossy Ibises nesting. 6 0 miles--m i l o a g e covered Date.Apr..il ... 1 ? .,.. 1.9 4.1 ....... P atrolled O k oc c hoboo Lake ( Moore H aven marshe s } Loo king for E verg lade Kite a n d Glossy Ibi ses nests 2 E v e r g lade Kites ---observe d near 1',Io ore H a ven. N o nestf. 3 0 0 Glossy Ibises ------feoding, in marsh. N o nests 2 00 .Ara E g r e t s a n d 75 Sn owy Eg r t s ---nesting in marsh 8 0 milosm i leag e cover ed r. Date .. \P.E.:l::.:.. .11:3.. ....... l..<;;l. 4.1. ........ . ....... ......... ; Patrolled Kissimm e e P r a i ries ( Gum Slough area ) S e arching for egg collectors. N o signs o f collec t ing i n this a rea. rC r a n e s C a r a a ras, Burr o wing Owl s and H awks s h u wed u p g o o d Prairie 0 i s f l ood ed with -r1ater z 1 00 m i l e s ----mileage covere d Dat p..r.il ..... l 9 ,. ... ... l9.. 4 l ....... .......... ............. Patro l l ed from Gum Slo u g h t o I s t o k poga Isla n d throug h prairies 115 m iles---m ilecge covere d L oo king for e g g collec t o r s N o collecting g oing o n i n this a rea. Observ ed 8 young Cranes 4 young C a r a c a r a s Y oung Car a c a r a s arc a l l on vring. Date.AJ?..r.J.l ..... 2 0 .. ...... l 9 4 l ........................... ....... Pat r olle d from I s t olcp o g a Island through p r airies to O k o e c hoboo 9 5 milos-mileage covere d 4 50 C r a nes-----observ od along the Fis h B r a n c h m arshes Car a caras an Burrmn ng Owls s n o w e up g ooa..

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1 006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........ ............ ...... ,.0.ko.o..c .h.o.b .... e ................................... STATE .... F.lor.id.a ....... ............... .. ... ............ ....... .................... .. IN CL USIVE DA TEsf .. ...... ?..?.P.:9: ..... t.J1;r;._ AP..r. .i..l. .... 3 0th N OTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each da y List species observe d giving estimated numbers. State whether roost.mg, feedmg or nestmg. Date.A:P.r..;i,,.l. ..... 2.2. .. ...... 19..41 ................ ........ ....... Patrolled Okeechobee L ake (Observation Island vicinity) 75 mile s --miloage covered Loc ating Glossy Ibises Rookery 1200 Glossy Ibises--------nesting. 150 Whit e Ibises------" O 15 Limpkins-------------" Date .......... ........ ?..::'.>.-t ....... .... ................. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake marshes and protecting Glossy Rookery. 50 milcs---mileagc covered 4 Everglade Kite nests----------observed en D at P..:J:: ......... ?.4., ..... ................ .................... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake marshes and protecting Glossy Roo kery Glossy a nd Vfhchto LOises arc still collecting in the rookery. Am. Egrets, Snowy Egrets, Comorants, Anhingas, La. Herons Little Blue Herons, Limpkins are nesting among tho Glossies. Dat .. P..;r..:J::.1. ?..R .,. .... ... .... .... ......... ........ ....... ; Patrolled from Observation Isla nd to Okeechobee City, through lake marshes via Horse lsland and Sanctuary area s 0 z 2 Everglade Kite nests-------------observed on Horse Isla nd with egg s Birdlife showed up good through thes e area s Q Date P.r..i.l ..... 2.6. .. ...... 1!.4.l .. ................................ .. Contacted v lessrs. John H Storer a nd H u g o Schrode r Patrolled Fish Branch area 100 m ilos--mileage covered 500 Cr anos------fecding in marshes. Y oung Cranes s how up good 2 Crane nosts-------observcd with egg s 15 Burrouing Owlx burrows-----observod with t w o birds eac h Dat p r i l .... 2.7.., ...... l9.4l .................................... Patrolled Lakeport R o a d and Horse Island. Checkin g on highnuy shootin g and protectin g Everglade Kite rookery 95 miles---milea go covered Birds shovmd up good on t his route. Date ...... P..+.'..:J:: .......... 2.8. .. ...... 19..41..... .............................. Each warden sign o r initial here: Patrolled from K issi!!lI!l.ee River through marsho to Glossy rookery. shape. I o si o (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page twu-) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .... 0K..Q.DQ.P $ e. .................................................... STATE.. ....... F.l.orid.a .................... ............................ ..... IN CL USIVE ..... ?..?P.d.:... ....... P.r.i 1. ..... 3 Ot h NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co v ered areas patrolled each day. List species observed, gi ving estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nesting. .. ...... ....... ...... ..... ....................... Contacted l1lessrs. John H Store r and Hugo S chroder Patrolled highwa y (Lakeport l o a d a nd vicinity) Looking for shooting. N o shooting or violations found Bir d s sho w up in good shape Date .. .... ..... ..................... Patrolled highY:ays t o Sebring a nd returned. 115 miles----mileage covered Visited ill daughter in hospital ti) Date ..................................................................................................... t-< ..... P:i t-< 0 z Date ......... ......................................................................................... 0 Cl Date ..................... ............................................................... .................. Date ...................................................... .......... .............................. ......... Date ................. ............ .......................................................................... Each warden sign or initial here: (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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z >-I WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .............................. 0.K.e..P.C..hO.b .. e. .. e. ..................................... ST A TE. ........ F.lo.r.i.da ................................................................... IN CL USIVE DA TES .. M?.:Y ..... .:tJ9'Y. ... .l.4.t.h NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .. H9...Y ..... 8. .. ....... H1.4l ................. .............................. Patrolled Glossy Rookery 80 miles----miloago covered 150 Glossies----------esti ng. 15 Limpkins----------nesting 400 White Ibises-------'' 25 Wate r Turkeys-----" 500 Arn. Egrets--------" 100 La Horons-------" 200 Snovry Egrets------it 50 Comorants--------n Date .. Msi:Y. ... .... ... ...................................... Patrolled Lal::oport Road and G lossy Rool<::ory J,...-5 E verglade Ki tes--------nesting. r.1l10se Ki tos Haven marsh. 1 nests, observed a eooctcrop Glossies uro in cood 90 nilos----mileace covered Date 1.0., .... l..
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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........................... .0.l.f.9..9. .9..P:9P .. 9...9. .................. .................. STATE.. ......... F lo.r..i .d.a .......... ......................... .............................. INCLUSIVE DATES .... ... ... .... ..... ... J:J?.:Y e.J.:.st -NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date.J'.'. ............... ... ............................ ........ .............. .... ....... _/.Patrolled Okeechobee Lake a nd visited Glossy Hoolcory with Messrs. 1.,, John H to or and Hugo Schroder. mi os----mi eage coverc 1500 Glossies---------nosting in good shape, young and eggs. 25 Everglade Kites----n tt tt tt n tt Dat and Kissimmee prairies (crane Ponds) 100 miles----mileage covered 600 Cranes--------fooding. 25 Caracaras-----n 40 Burrowing Ovvls-------observod at burrows. u Prairies arc drying off in good shape. I:'-> Date ... \ aY, ..... 17 ., .... l.9 4 L ................................. z ,..... Patrolled prairies (Istokpoga Island vicinity) 100 covered Che cking on crane shooting reports. Visi tcd Wostervol t 1 s f r "QJltactJ,_p Cranes n good E-i DateY.Y ............... J ... J.?141 .. .. .... ................................... Patrolled from Istokpoga Island vicinity via Rocbling' s Estate to Okee chobee 110 milos----miloago covered E-i Contacted iv.Lr. Per Host, on highvmy N o signs of colledting 'I'hrco photog1 a.ppin15 bb.nds, inspected, at burrmling owls and crane at Durronco s pasture. Cl .... .. ....... l..CJ.1. 1 ............. .................. ........ .. Patrolled Okee chobee i,airn and contacted State Vlardens Irvin Wintc and Homer Roads 90 milos----miloago covered Chocking on fishormon and violations in goneraili. \ Date..l.'i@Y ..... ?..Q. .... ............ ... ........ ........ ........... .....Patrolled Sanctuary areas and Horse Island. John H .Storer and Hueso Schroder. 100 rniles--miloClgo covered. 2 Everglade Kite nosts_,at Horse Island 'i.'J.i..th_z211ng. """Con-cactod state rard'.en s Irvi"n t7i:rito"'"a n:A"'"!Foraer---:Raads. ............... J ...... .................. .... ....................................... Patrolled Glossy and Everglade Kite with IJossrs. J milos----miloage covered. or initial here: ..... ............................ ...... .. Photographing and observing birds. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. ( Page one) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......... ............... .. e.e. ........... ............ ..................... STATE ......... F.l orid.a ........................................................... ...... IN CL USIVE DA TEs .. M.13.:.Y ..... ..... :P..h.r.:i:t ... May ..... 3.lst .. NOTE: Outline work done, milea g e co v ered area s patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. Stat e whether roosting, feeding or esting. Date ..... 11.::. ................... .1. ......... ......... ............................................... Patrolled Sanctuary areas with L IT A S Houghton. 95 milcs---mileaG e covered Photo0raphing and observing birds. Date.J: .... Y ......... -? ..... ......................... ..... Patrolled KissimracP, Prairie (Gum Slough vicinity) 10 0 miles----miloage covered 50 25 Burrowing Owls--------feeding 10 Caracaras-----------feeding u 500 \Jhite Ibises---------feeding in ponds VJ ............... L ............. 1J, ................................ ............ z ..... J:>atrollod from Gum Slough prairies to Okee chobee 1 00 miles----milea0e covered .Loo king for egg coll e ctors. N o signs of collecting in this area. earc hod one Out-of-State car on suspicion. L---------.......... --.......... f-'4 ............. L ... ........ 4+.. ........................................ ; .Patrolled h islmays and prairies 110 milos----mileage covered f-'4 0 z Lookin3 lBor highHay shooting .Sear ched tvm cars on suspicion. L o guns found. Dat ..... ?.. .. ....... .............................................. Patrolled Okee chobee L ake ( Glossy and Everglade Kite Rookeries) 8 0 miles-mileage covered Protecting Glossies and Everglade ites. 10 Ever lade ite nests-------observed, from&. to 4 young e"' nest. o.s young and eggs. 50
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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Pag e t wo) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...... ........ ..................................................... .STATE ........ Flo.rida ... .......... .... ......................... ...... .......... INCLUSIVE DATEsJ v;y .... ?..?.. nd ..... t.. h .ru ..... \iay ... 3.lst. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .. K i t e R o okeries Protecting Glossies and Kite s Young Gloss i e s v1i l l s oon be on \ Tin g Kites are coming off i n goal s ape 75 milcsmilea6e covered Date ...... : .. ay. 30.., .... 19.41 ..................................... Patrolled T a lor 1 s -7 and h i g h ways 100 miles----milo a g e covered Look ing for collectors and chec k ing o n Egr e t R ooker y 500 young Egrets----------observcd. : and Everglade K i t e R ookery 90 miles----mileage covere d V lood, White and Glossy Ibises, Am. and Snov;y EgretB mixe d Herons, Ha v,rks and Caraca r a s s how up good along this road. ater in ese re dr in up fast. Water in marshes is drying ap fast ______________________________________________________ ri ri 0 z Date ................ ............... ........................... ..... ....................................... 0 0 Date ................... ......... ......................................................... ; .......... ....... Date ........... ......................... ......... .......................................................... Date .......... ....... ..... .... .... .................................................. .......... ........ (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u <:: WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .............. .. .. C..b.O.b.C .. 0 ...................................................... ST A TE .... .. ... F.lorid.a ................................................................... .. IN CL USIVE ...... l..$..t! ..... t.hr:u ..... J.uno ...... 7th .. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date ... Jun.e ...... l ...... l9.4l .................................. ......... atrolled Fish Branch areas and vicinity 100 miles----mileago covered 600 Cranes--------feoding along t h o marshes Burr owin g owls, Caracaras and Hav1ks showed up g ood Date ... .. .. saric.ttia r y ..... area s (Everglade Kite and Glossy R ookeries) 90 miles----m i l eage covered Glossies and Everglade Kites arc nesting in g ood shape. rJ) June Date .. Pa::t"rSlie-aR:Gisiniriiee ..... p.r airies with M r and Mrs. Charles w Manzer and perti es. -z .... lUO milos---mileag e covered Photographing and observing birds. t: Date .......... ..... 1:., .... ..................................... Patrolled Okeec h obee Lake with M r and 1\fll's Charles w Manzer and party. f-1 0 z 95 miles----mileage covered Photographing and observing birds. 0 Q Date ... J..lJ.P.. ...... @ ...... P .. ....... .................................... Patrolled Kissimmee prairies 100 miles----mileag e Checking on reports of crane shooting. One dead found in p ond Water in the prairies are drying u p fast. .... prairio s with I.Tr and JWrs. Charles w Manzer V and party. 100 miles----mileage covered Photographin g and observing birds. Date ..... ........... ................ 4.1 ........................................... .. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake and Kissimmee with .:'.ir. and 1v1rs Charles w Manzer 95 miles----mileage Photograpping and observing birds. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT S Y ( G 1 A ) Qk0Chobee STATE Ti'lor.i.da ....... ................................. ANCTUAR or enera rea ...................... Y. .Y.... .. .......... ...... : ................ ... ... ......... IN CL USIVE DA .. ... .... ... J..11:.P.-.E;3 ..... J 4.t.h NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. Li s t species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roostmg, feeding or nestmg. Date ....... :qP.: .......... .... ......................... ............. .. ....................... Patrolled Taylor' s Creek area 90 milea ----mileag e covered Checl:i g on White Ibises Rookeries. 8 000 birds-------observed Dat e ...... 1.J...P..E3. .......... .... ...................................... Patrolled prairies and lake area with M r and l.\f.irs Charles w ff nZSU' and party. 100 miles--mileage covered Photographing and observing birds. Birds showed up good : .. iake and vie ini ties with 'ir. and l'fJr s C 'I / I an er and party. V 100 miles----mileage covered Visiting Eg r e t Rookeries. z f-'4 0 z Date J.une... ll ...... 1941. ................................ .. Patrolled Glossy and Everglade Kite Rookeries 95 miles----mileage covered These birds are mcbstly on wings. Q Date .... ... Prairies with Mr. and IVIrs C Vl. l\!1anzer and V" party. 100 miles ----mileage covered Birds in these areas showed up go od Ponds are drying up fast. ..... ...... 19.41 .......................................... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake and prairies with Mr. and Tu1rs c w Manzer and party. 95 miles----mileage covered Contacted Mr. L 1 Karcher. Date ....... ................ ................. ... : ........................................... Visited Everglade Ki t e Rookery with M r L Karcher. 75 miles----mileage covered Inspecting Kite Rookery. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .................. ............................ STATE ...... F.lorid.a ....... ....... Juno 15th thru June 21st. INCLUSIVE DATES .................. .... ...... .... ........................ ........... ... ................................ NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosong, feedmg or nestmg Date .... \l.JJ...E?. ................ ., ...... ....... ........ .......................................... Patrolled Sanctuary areas 95 nilos----mileage covered Contacted fish:m.Ieren and catcle men. Birds showed up g ood in these areas. Date ..... ....... ?..,........................................................... ....... .......... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake and vicinity with M r and N lI's u W Manzer and party. 100 miles----miloa g e covered Photographing and observing birds. V'l Date ..... .... J.:7.., .... ..... ............ ....... ............. z 1-1 Patrolled Sanctuary areas A 90 nriles----mileag e covered Contacted .ir and 1rs c w Manzer and party. V" Contacted M:r. an 1v.irs 1 eterson. Contacted State Warden Irvin Winte. r-i Date ............. .............. L ........................................................... 1-1 Patrolled Everglade Kite R ookery with ivir 85 miles----miloage covere d r-i 0 z Photographing a nd observing Evergla de Kites. Kites sh01.vcd up e xcellent. Three y o ung Kites observed and photographed. s T Peterson __ Q Date Indian oservation. 'Nork c d on signboards. 95 miles----mileage covered Date., .. une ...... 2 .0.,. ...... J.94.1 .................................... ... Patrolled Okee c h obe e Lake, from Harney P ond Canal thru Sanctuarmes to Kissimm e e River. 60 miles----mileage covered 15 Everglad e Kites--------observed, feeding 4000 Hhite Ibises-------11 300 Gloss y Ibises-------" 500 Gul l s a nd 'l1erns--ne t Date ...... ................ .J. ... .......... ... 4..1. ...................................... l Patrolled. h ighvmys a nd visite d atural History at Lake Placic. 1 Inspecting premises. 1 00 mi los----mileage covered the Liue Lun of (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) Each warden sign or initial here: ...... y: ... L .... L .. .t.:r ............ .. .. .. ... ...

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N Y. Pa e one SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............. .................. .......... ....... ............ .STATE. F..+.9..JQ..9, ...................................................................... IN CL USIVE DA TES ... ...... ?..?._r.1.9: .... ... ... _;?.Q_ t h NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date .... J..@.G ...... ?.. ? .. ................ 4 .......................................... Patrolled Sanctuary areas a nd highways. 100 miles----mileag e covered Check i ng o n highway shooting Contacted State Wardens Irvin Winte ahd R o bert Padgett. Date ... .J.V.P.:.f?. .... ...... ............ Patrolled Sanctuary areas (Gull and Tern rookery) 80 milesG--mileage covered 50 B l ack-neck Stilts--------nesting 500 Gulls mixed------------nesting with eggs and youn g 50 Gull-billed Terns-------nesti ng iith eggs a nd young 600 Glossy Ibis e s ----nes at ing s Bar Date .... J\l.P.:.G ...... ?..4., ....... ........ ............... ......... Patrolled Sanctuary area s and Indian Reservation. 100 miles----mileage covered Contacted Indiansa nd Indaan Supervisor Yates. These area s are flooded with water. Birds showed up good ......... ......... E Date ... :r611ea: akepcl"r't' Road Painted boat. Vlorked on signboards. r-< 0 z 75 :rmbles---mileage covered 0 Cl Date ....... ...... ?..., .... J .<;:) 4.. l ....... ................ ........ Patrolled Sanctuarjes and Seminole Indian Reservation 100 miles----mileage covered Heavy rains and there is plenty of water in ponds. Water birds showed up g ood 0 violations among the Seminoles Date ... .. ..... ?.... ..... .......... ............. Patrolled Glossy a nd Everg lade Kite rookermes with State Bmill!Jtt: boa t 80 CTiles----mileage covered E ver lade Kites are all on wing. 40 'rds, observed G ossy Ibises are mostly on wing. 1500 \lhite Ibises-----nc::sting with eggs and young L impkins, Egrets, Ibises Gulls and Terns shovred up g ood Date .... .. ................ ., ................ '. ............... ...... ................ Patrolled Sanctuary and Seminole Indian Reservatio n wit h 1-. and i'.:iI's Q Kramer and M r and Mrs. Robert J _ewman 100 miles----milcage coverea Bird s showed up good and they \'Jere we 11 pleased v1i -r_ h trip.. ruse riltititi fta1 sheet to avoid crowding) Eacz;en sign or initial here: ...... f!/.Qe .....................................

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I WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM ) NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES w (Pag e SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT u < SANCTUARY (or General Area) ....... .... ............................................... STATE ..... : .l.or.i.d.a ............................ ............................ ............. INCLUSIVE ...... ?. .?..n9, .... t..hru ... J..1,,.l.lle ...... 3.0.th NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co v ered area s patroll e d each day. List species observed, gi ving estimat e d numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting. Date J.lJn.e. ...... 2.9 .. ..... ....................................... San?tuary areas and Scarboro' s pasture. Che cking o n fishermen a nd suspects of bird shooting. SearcJ;ied three cars, on suspicion. N o guns found. 100 llllles---mileag e covered Date ...... .... ..... l\;).11 ................................... Patrolled from Okeechobee thru Buck Ha:mmock area and Kissimmee Hiver vicinity 90 miles----mileage covered Checking on Quail hunters and fishermen. Contacted four parties (Fishermen) Birds showed up g oo d in this area. Vl Date ................................................................... .................. .................. z .... f-1 .... i::i=: f-1 0 z Date .................................................................................................... .. 0 Q Date ................................ ........................... ..... .................................. Date ....... ..................................................... ................. ..................... Date ............................ ..................................... .... ...... ...... ... ................ Ea%a;'!,e; s_Jn or initial here: ..... /!/.l'/:J.f.:G....... ........... ............... .... (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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, u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .... ............ Oke..e..c.h.ob..e..e. ....... ., ......................................... STATE ............. Flor.i.da ................................................................ IN CL USIVE DATES ... J..tJJ.Y. .... .l..s.t. ..... t.hru .... July ...... 7 .th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nestmg Date .... July .... ...... 1.9 .. 41 ........................ ......... ....... Patrolled Sanctusry areas 100 miles----mileag e covered Contacted Cattlemen H o g hunters 2 nd Fishermen. Date ... ... ?., .... ................................... Patrolle d S e minole Indian Reservation a nd vicinity 90 miles----m ileage covered } Contacted S e minole Indians, talked conservation. S o m e understands v e r y w e l l Birds in this area show u p g ood V'.l Date .. J".:ul.y. .... 3.,. .... l-94l Patrolled h i ghway s and lak e marsh 80 miles----mi lcag e covered C o n t acted F i s hermen a nd Cattlem e n Th e s e marshes arc floode d w ith water. Birdlifc s h ows up g o o d Date ....... .... .!J ... .... .................................... .. ;; J atrollod h i ghways and p rairi e s 1 1 0 miles----nileage c ov ered 0 z Che cking on h i g hway s shooting. S e a rched f o u r c ars o n susp i c i o n S i g n s o f s hooting ne a r K i s s immee H i ver. O ne \lard Boron foun d d ead. A Date ...... ul.y .... 5., ...... i g 4.1 .... .... ............ ................ :.?atrol l o d O k e e c h obee La.kc and v icinity 90 rnriJ.les----mileag e covered Glossy Ibise s Limpkins, T e rns and Gulls, W hite and VJoo d Ibise s American and S nowy Eg r ets a nd other water birds s h owed u p g ood throug h this area Water rising in l a ke marsh in good shape for birds. nare ... highways 100 miles----mileag e covered Checking on highwa y shooting. Birds along highw a y s a nd mar shes show ed up good Date ..... .... Lake and Sanctua r y area: Each )!%,'}e;' )}_gn or initial here: s ... .. 7 ........................ 25 B l a c k Tern s observ ed N o n 0sts found. .. ........... .... .......... .................. 15 E verelade Kites observed, T c e d i ng i n mar s h (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u -< V) V) ...... ::i:: z ...... ...... 0 z 0 c:i WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIE TI E S 100 6 Fifth Avenue, New York, N Y. SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .............. .. ..................... STATE ........... F.l.ori.d.a ................................................................ INCLUSIVE DATES .... J:JJ.l.;Y ..... 8.th ..... thru ..... J.u l y ..... l4th. N OTE: O utline work d one, mil eage co vere d, areas patrolle d each day List !\pecies o bserve d giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nesting. D ateJ::uJ.y .. ... 8.,. ...... l.94.1 ........................................ Patrolled Sanctuary areas and 90 milos----mileage covered 300 'Tood Ibises-------feeding 500 Whlite -------n11 300 Glossy "--------n 4 Everglade Kites--n D ate .... J..,J.,y ... .. .. ... ..... ... ............ ....... ..... highways in marsh n 800 mixed Egrets----feeding l5 Caracaras---feeding Patrolled Sanctuary areas and Indian Reservation 100 miles----mileage covered Checkine; on reports of -v L ,. s ti.Pg in Indian Reservation. 'Contacted Seminole Indians Charlie Oseeola and Billy Smith. Tliese ndians are very good conservationists. D ate .......... \1.::::-.Y. ........ ...... 2 ............... 9' ..................................... Patrolled Indaan Reservation and prairies 90 miles----mileage covered Contacted S e minole Indain officials. C he c king on reports of wild s ot Cont acted Deputy Crum coveys of y oun g Tu rkeys, observed D ate ..... J..1J1Y .... l.J ...... l
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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth A venue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ................ ........ .O.ke.e. c ho.b.e e ........................................ STATE .......... F .l.orida .................................................................. IN CL USIVE DA TES ... ...... .. g ..... ..... .... ?.Jst NOTE: Outline work done mileage co v ered area s p a trolled each day. List s peci e s observ ed, gi ving e s timated numbers. State whether roosting, fee ding or nes ting. Date ..... J..\J.J,,Y .. ... J...R.# ....... ................................... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake and Lakeport Road 100 miles---mileage covered 400 W ood Ibises---------------feeding 800 lfhite Ibises-------------n 500 Egrets, mixed------------n 4 Everglade Kites--------" 25 Date.
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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 100 6 Fifth Avenue, New Y o rk, N. Y. (Pa g o one) SANCTUARY D E P A RTMENT SANCTUAR Y ( G l Area) Ok"'"'ChOb "'e ............................ STATE ..... Flor.id.a .................................. ...................... .............. or en era ............... "'-.\o.i.. .. .. ... .............. .......... .. INCLUSIVE ..... ..... Y .J:;: .... J.Y.lY .... N OTE: Outline w ork d one, mil eage co ve r e d, ar e a s patroll e d eac h d ay Li s t speci e s observe d g i ving e s ti ma t e d numb ers. Sta t e whether roost mg, feedmg or n e s ung. D ate ....... U .... Y .............. ........... 4l ...................................... Patrolled Lakeport Road and India n Reservation 90 miles----mileage cove r ed Birds along this route showed up good viarshes are floodod with water. D ate ...... ..... Y. .......... ;;>. J ... ........... ..... ... .......... .... ..... Patrolled prairie s and highways 100 miles----mileage cove r ed Visited Fritz Williams' c attle r anch. 10 Caracaras--------feeding 4 B urrmving Owls-----" u 300 Wood Ibises-----------" No observed vi D ate ..... .. .. .Y ................ ............................................................ .. z .... Patrolled Indian Roscrvation and Brighton area 100 mile s ----mileage covere d 25 cranes-----------fe eding 10 Burrovring Ovvls-obBsrved, in L):kes pastur Eg r ets, Ibises, Horons and Caracaras show up good in this aroa. E-i D ate ....... .... Y.. .. ?.9. ...... lQ.4.1 ............................... .... .. Lakoport R oad thru Indain Ros rvation to Istokpoga Airport 110 miles----Illile ag e covore d E-i 0 z contractors and Airport workors. o .... ?..9.J ...... ................................. ...... Patrolled prairies and hig h ways 100 milos----mileago covered Cont act d fishing parti0s. Searched ono c a r on suspicion with Georgia liconse tag. N o guns, with exc0ption of one revolver, found D ate ......... .... .Y. ........... J ......... .................................. Patrolled highways and prairies 100 miles----mileag o Chocking on holiday fishing parties. Checked 15 parties, all with legal liaensos. D a t e ........ Y: .. .. Y. .. ............. 2 .............................................................. .. Patrolled lake ma.rshos and Lakeport road. 80 cove r e d 2 hite Policans----observed, feeding along roadside. 1rhese wore adult birds. 6 Everglade Kitos--------observ d, feeding in marsh. (Use additi o na l shee t t o aJJoid cro wding )

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WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONA L A SSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1 00 6 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. (Page two) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .... ........ .................................................... STATE.. Flor.ida ......................... .. .. .................................. ...... .. .. IN CL USIVE DA TES ... ..... ?..?..!:t.c:l. .... :l:i.P.::i;:t.I: .. .. ;f.'.qJ.:y ... NOTE: Outline work done mil eag e cover e d areas patroll e d each day. Li s t species observed gi v ing estimated numbers. State whether roosting, fee ding or nes ting D ate ..... .. .J.Y. ..... ? .j;;} .. .. .. .. ...... ............................. Patrollod O ko e choboe Lake and Gull and Tern Rookery. 45 miles----mileage covered 8 Evorg l ade Kites--------observed 50 Limpkins--------------" 500 Glossy Ibises--------" 300 White Ibises---------" 400 Gulls and Terns-------observed D ate ..... J.UlY: ... 30 ...... 19.41 .............. .................. Patrolled Lakeport R oad and Indian Reservation vicinities 90 miles----mileage covered Cont acted Indians, talking conservation. These Indians aro willing to onforce the State and Federa l law a gainst th white people. Some are good conservationists. -< VJ D ate .. .. ;T.:t.I:.J.:.Y. .. .. $ .l., ..... ............... ................... Patrolled prairios a nd India n Reservation 75 miles----mileag e covere d ,_,Contacted Seminole Indians Charlie Micco, Billy Osceola, D a n Tucker, Joe Bowers a nd Dan Parker. Z be taught cons rvation. Birds in this are a show u p good Smith, Charlie These Indians can E-t P::: E-t 0 z D ate ...... ................................................................................................ .. 0 Date ............................................................................ ............. ............ .. Date .............................................................. ...................... .. ................ .. D ate ................................................ ............ .. ........................................ .. (Use additional sheet to a void crowd ing) 'tlrden sign or initi'tll here: / : : .. ::: .. : ... ..... : ... ..

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCI E TIES 1006 Fifth A v enue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...... .. ..................................................... ST A TE.... ............ .......... ....................... .... ....... .... .... INCLUSIVE DATES .. .... .... tfl+ .... Ag,_$.i;;. 7th. ) < N OTE: O utline work done, mileag e covered, area s patroll ed each List s p e cies obs e r v e d giving e s timate d numbers. State whe!he 1 roosting, feed ing or n e sting D ate ... Augus. t .... .l., ...... l.941 ......... ........ .... ........ Patroll ed hig hways a nd prairies 80 miles----milea ge cov ered Cont acte d Cattlemen and Hogme n ... ?.. ..... lQ .4.1 ........................... Patrolled Lakeport Roa d and lake Ill&' shes 75 mile s----mileag e covered Checking on rabbit and frog hunters. These hunters have been reporte d of shooting Ibises. No birds found in their camp. .................... D ate ......... .............. J ........... .................................... ........ VJ z Patrolled highways a nd prairies 100 mi les--mileag e cove red Checking on highwa y s shooting. One 22-calibre rifle, con:f'iscatW. on suspicion of shooting birds. Birds along the highwa y s show up excellent. D ate A:gp,$.t. .... 4 ...... l .9.41 ...................... Patrolle d marshes and vicinity 80 miles----mileage covered Checking on frog a nd rabbit hunters, .-.,v 6 Ibises, Egret s Limpkins and other w ater t hese z marshes in large nu.10.bers. No gunsfound among the hunters. 0 o D ate Augu .a.t. ...... P .1...19 .41 ........... ..................... Patrolled Laikeport R oad and Indain Reservation 100 miles----mileage covered Contacted Cattlemen and Seminole Indians. Birds show up excellent in these areas. Plenty of water in road ditches and ponds D ate ... R iver and marshes 40 miles---mileag e covered 1000 White Ibi s e s ---------roosting g in 500 W ood Ibises------" 1500 Am. Egrets------n 200 snowy Egrets--------n 1000 mixea Herons-------roosting. D ate .............. g .f?. ..... .......... ......... ............ ................................... Patrolled Indian Reservation and Brighton area. 95 miles--mileage covered I Replaced signboard at Pearce' s road, R oad #8 on Stat (Use additional sheet to a void crowding)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1 006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N Y S ANCTUARY D E P A R T M ENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Area) ................ .................................................. STATE.. ... F.. l.Or.lQ..a ...... ..................... .... ................................... INCLUSIVE DATES ... ... ..... 14th. N OTE: Outline w ork done mile age c o v ere d area s patroll e d eac h d ay Li s t s pecies observe d gi v ing estimate d n u m b ers S t a t e whet h e r r oo sung, f e e dmg or nes tmg. D ate .... .... .......... J ... ............................... ........ .............. Patrolled Okeechobe e Lake 75 miles----mileage covered Checking on sport fishermen. D a te ....... .fil.1.'t. ... l .9..41 ............................ Patrolled Lakepo r t Road and Indian Reservation 100 miles----mileage covered Checking on highway shooting. Contacte d Seminole Indians. v:> D ate ......... .................... .J ...... .......................... z Patrolled highv rays a nd Fritz Williams' pasture 100 miles----mileage covered Cont acted Cattlemen. Searched for highwa shooting. Searched one c ar, on suspicion. No guns found with one revolver. exception of 1-1 D ate... .................. J .................................................... ; Patrolled San ctuary areas 90 miles----mileage covered 8 Everglade Kites---------observed 1-1 W o od White and Glossy Ibises, Herons Limpkins, Egrets and other o water birds showed up good in these areas. There is plenty of Z water for birt s D ate .... .... :.g,$..t. ..... J.2 .. ..... 1 9.41 ..... ..................... Patrolled Kissimmee River and marshes with State Vlarden R E Padgett. 100 miles----mileage covered Checking on violations in general. These marshes are floo ded with water. Birdlife showed up g ood D ate... ....... ......... J ........... ............................ Patrolled Sanctuary a reas and contacted Mr. Arthur Brisbane, M E Lanier, and State Warden R E Padgett. 100 m.iles ---mileage covered D a te highways 90 miles----mileage co v e r ed Checking on highway s hooting and contacted Seminole Indians. (Use addi t i o na l sh e e t t o a v oid cr o wdin g )

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z WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCI A T I O N OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 100 6 Fifth A v enue, New York, N Y. SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT Okeechobee SANCTUARY (or General Area) ................ .... ............ ...................... .............. ........ ................ STATE ..... F .lorida ............................. .................... ...... ........ INCLUSIVE DATES .. Au St-15tht N O T E : Outline work done, mil e age cover e d area s patroll e d each da y Li s t s p e ci e s observ ed gi v ing e s timat e d numbers. Stat e whether roo s ting, f e eding or n est ing D atcAUgu.S... ....... .. .9..41 ............................... Patrolled prairies and Indian Reservation 90 miles---mileage cove red Contacted Cattlemen and Seminole :.s:ndians. 9. ...... .................... ......... Patrolled Okeechobee Iake and Sanctuary areas 75 miles--mileage cove red Checked on sport and commercial fishermen. Contacted State Warden R E Padgett. D ate ............... ......... ................ .1 .......................... ............... ........ .... Pa rolled highways and prairies 100 miles----mileage covered. Checked on hig hway shooting. No violations found Birds showed up good from highway ........ D ate .. Pat 1.-611ea 'kfiislme e ..... River and Marshes (Buck Island vicinity) 90 miles----mileage covered Checked on reports of Ibis shooting. Checked five fishing parties. No guns found. 0 z Cl D ate PB:tr61Iea'.. take 75 miles----mileage covered Contacted L. L. Karcher D ate .... W?i:L.1. ..... ? ..... J ....... ........................... Patrolled highways and prairies with L L Karcher. Contacted Air Base officials in Sebring. 300 Cranes----observed from highway feeding in Tucker's pasture D at .... .................... ,. ........... '114 ........................ ...... Patrolled Lakeport Road and worked on signboa 90 miles----mileage co vered Ibises, Egrets, Herons C aracar as, and Hawks show e d up good in this area. 4 Everglade Kites---observed, feeding in marsh (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth A v enue, New York N Y. ( P a ge one) SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Are a ) ................ ................................ ..................... STATE .... ::: .. ............................. .............................. ......... INCLUSIVE DATEs .. ... .... ..... 31st. N OTE: O utline work done mileag e c over e d area s p atroll e d eac h d ay Li s t s p e cies obs e rv e d gi v i n g est i mate d numb e r s Stat e whether roosting, feeding or nesting. D ate.Aug .................. ............................... ......... .. ............. Patrolled hig hways a nd prairies and Fritz Williams' pasture 100 m i l es--mileag e cov e r ed Ched k i ng on quail hunters. D ate ..... ................. t ....................................................... .. Patrolle d highways to Sebring and returned to O keechobee 110 m iles----mil eage cov ered Cont acted n S. AJ:my Air Base officials. C heclced on highway shootin g 300 cranes----------feeding in Tucker's pasture. V) D ate .. Ag .f?.t. ... 24 .. ...... l.9..41 ............ ................ z e-c Patrolled highways and lake marshe s 90 m iles--: -m ileage covered Checke d on Sport fishermen. Checked 8 fishing parties. N o violations. t; D ate ... Ag .f.l. t ... 2 Q .. ...... 19..4.L ..... Patrolled Seminole Indian Reservation and prairies 80 m iles----m ileage cov ered E-4 0 z Cont acted Seminole Indians a nd Supervisors of Seminole Indians. Birdlife shows up g ood in this a rea. 0 0 D ate ...... ......... ? .. ..... l..9..41 ........ ................... Patrolled Okeech obe e Lake and 0anctuary areas 70 m i l es----mileage covere d Contacted fishing parties. 6 E v erglade Kites ------------observed feeding in marshes 300 Glossies -----------feeding 25 Limpkins -----------n D ate ..... ......... ?..'l.,., ...... l .9..41 ..................... .. Patrolle d prairie s a nd K issimmee River marshe s 1 0 0 miles----mileag e cove r ed Birds in these areas shov1ed up g ood. Plenty of water for b irdlife i n these areas. .................... J ......... 9.. 4 1 .............................. .. Okeechobee Lake and Sanctuary area s l\.tr H T Piety, Cit.erk of Circuit Court anOdlM,+d. Earnest Hunt, Manage r an o Fla. 6 -mileage covered (Use addi tiona l shee t to avoi d c r o w d in g ) Eac h war.. en sig n o r init ial h e r e :

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 100 6 F ifth Avenue, New Y o rk, N Y (Pa e TW9 SANCTUARY D E P A R T M E N T SANCTUAR Y (or General Area) .......... ........................................... ........ STATE.. .... F.l o rida ........................................................ INCLUSIVE DATES .?. .?.nd ... thru ... .August 31st. N OTE: O utline work done, mileage covere d areas patro ll e d eac h day. Li s t s pecies o b serve d giv ing estimated numbers. State whether roo sting feed ing or nes ting D ate ... A'Y8.U.S. t ..... .2. 9 .. ,. ...... l.9 4 l ... ...... ............ Patrolle d Indians Reservation and B righton area 100 miles----mileage covered Contacted Cattlemen and Hogzn.en. Contacted S emi nole Indians. 'r he s e people are v e r y coo perative in protect on of wildlife. lake marshes. '75 miles---mileage cov e;.:ed Ibises, Egrets, Herons, C aracaras, Hawks, Lim.pkins and Ducks SJ. o w a up excellent throug h thes e m arshes. 6 Everglade Kites--------observed, fee d i ng in marshes. -< VJ Date ... ...... :,?.J. J Q 41 ............................. z ""'4 P a trolled prairies a nd Fritz Williams' pasture. 9 0 miles---mileag e covered C hecked on r e p orts of q ua i l and t urkey shooting. Cont a c ted C attlemen. ""'4 0 z D ate ......................................................... ......... .................................. Cl D ate ............................................ ....................................... .................... D ate ............................................................................... ...................... Date ................................ ...................... .......................... ....... ........ (Use additiona l shee t to ay oid cro wding)

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u -< WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............ .C.AQP.t?..fJ ..................................................... STATE. ....... ...... ...... ......... ........ ..... ............. ...... INCLUSIVE DATES .... ..... er 7th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage cover e d, are a s patrolled each day. Li s t s pecie s obser ved, gi ving e s timated numbers. State whether roosting fee ding or nesting. Da te .... C'.. P .... .... ....... .............................................. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake (Obeezraation Island vicinity) 80 miles---mileage covered Checked sport fishing licenses. Checked 15 fishing parties. 20 Everglade Kites-----observed 10 0 0 Glos s y Ibises-------Doosting 2000 White Ibises -------roosting. 800 mixed Egrets-----roostirg Date ..... ...... ... 2 .. .... lQ 4 1 .................... Patrolled from Observation Island thru Sanctuary are a s to Okeechobee. 75 miles----mile age covered Chec k ed fishing licenses. Checked 10 parties. Birds throug h these areas shovr up excellent. Plenty of water in marshes. Vl Date S.?.P ...... ..... 3. .. ...... 19..41 ........... Patrolled Indian Reservation and vicinity 100 m.iles----mileage covered Contacted Seminole Indians. Checking on violations in general. Caracara s Bur r owing OWls, Ibises, Egrets and other water birds show up good in these areas. r--< Date ....... .. .... ..... ... 4:.J ..... .......... ...... Patrolled highways and p rairies (Fritz Williams' pasture and vicinity) 95 miles----mileage co vered r--< 0 z Checked on Quail hunting. Birdlife showed up good in this area. 0 Date ........ ...... ..... ..... P ....... ...... .......... Patrolled Lakeport R oad and Indian Reservation 100 mimes ----mileage covered Contacted rabbit a nd frog hunters. Ibises, Herons, Egrets, Caracaras and othe r water birds show q> gabd in this area. 5 Everglade Kites ------observed, feeding in marshes. Date ....... ... (:':}.l.11. .... ... ......... 11: ........ ............ Patrolled Okeechobee Lake and Sanctuary areas. 90 miles----mileage coverea Checked on fish ing parties. Checked 8 parties. No guns nor ammunition found i n these parties Birds s howed up good. Date ........ ...... ... .... ... ..... 19..41 ................. Patrolled highways and prairies. 100 covered Checking on highway shooting. One car,search on suspicion, n ear Brighton. No guns found. (Use additional sh eet to avoid crowding) Each or initia l here: .....

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z >-; WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCI ET IES 100 6 Fifth Avenue, New York, N Y. SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT SANCTUARY (or G eneral Area) ............ ..... f.l.9..:J:".;i,,4: ... ............. ........ .................. ...... ............ INCLUSIVE DATES .... .... .... 1 4th. N OTE: O utline work d one, mil eage covered, areas patrqlle d each day. List species o b served, giving estimated numbers. Sta t e whether roosting, feeding or nesting D ate ... Sept.ember .... 8.,. l9 .. 4l ................. Patrolled Sanctuary areas ?5 miles----mileage cove r ed Ibises, H e rons, Egrets, Limpkins and Ducks show up good in this area. 5 Kites, observed, geeding D a .... .... ..................... .................... P atrolled prairies and Seminole Indian Beservation 100 miles----mileage covered Checked on Turkey hunting. 6ontacted Seminole Indians. .. ..... l0. ... 1941 .................. Patrolled prairies and .hig hways 90 miles----mileage covered Checking o n highway shooting. '' !::; D ate ...... .... ... ll ..... lQ4l .............. Patrolled Indian Reservation and Brighton area. 100 miles----mileage covered 1-1 0 z Contacted Se minole Indian s a p :)ervisors. Birds show up good in thi s area. 0 0 D ate .S.e;pt.emb.e.r ... J.2.,. ..... 194.l ............. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake and vicinity 80 m.iles----mileage cove r ed Checlced sport fishing parties. Checked five parties. Contacted State Warden R. E. Padgett D ate ..... 1.3., ...... 1.941 ............... Patrolled Sanctuary areas and Lakeport Road. 95 miles----mileag e covered Contacted frog a nd rebbit hunters. No signs of in this area. D ate ...... ..... ........ <'..:t.'.... ..... -. ............. 4. ................ Patrolled prairies and highways {Fritz Willi pasture) 100 miles----mileag e covered Checked on shooting reports. One c ar, s e arched on suspicion. N o birds found (Us e additional shee t to avoid cmwding)

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES I 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT 1----------SANCTUARY (or General Area) ..... ................... ............ ...... ........ .......... ....... STATE ......... .................................................................. Pol u <: INCLUSIVE DATES ..... .... ... 21st. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered areas patrolled each day. Lis t species giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nes ting. Date .... .. e.m ... ............. ............. :4 .............. .. Pa trolled Sanct uary,;areas 100 miles----mileag e covered 10 0 0 flhite Ibises-------feeding. Marshes are flooded with 500 Glossy Ibises-----" water. 4 Everglade Kites---" 50 Limpkins----------" Date .. ..... 16. .. ...... 19..4.1. ........... .. Patrolled prairies and highways 90 miles----mileage covered Checking on reports of turkey and quail shooting. 2 broods of young turkeys, observed 15 coveys of quail, observed .. : Date .. .. rakep;;t .. ... ifoad and Indian Beservation 95 miles----mileage covered Contacted Seminole Indians. r.. Wildlife showed up good in this area. Ma.rshes are floQded with water. Pol !:: Date ..... le .. ,. ..... 1 9 .41 ............. Patrolled Fritz Williams' pasture and Buck Hammock vicinity 100 miles----mileage cvoered r.. 0 z Contacted Cattlemen. Checked on quail shooting. Contacted State Warden R E Padgett. 0 A .. ...... .. ...... 19..41 .. .... ... ....... Patrolled Brighton area and Jess Durrence's pasture 100 miles----mileage covered Contacted L. L. Karcher and party near Durrences pasture. Cranes, Caracaras, Ibises, Egrets, Herons, Ducks and Gallinules showed up good in this area. 2 broods of young Turkeys, observed, in Durrences pasture. Dat ... ...... ..... .... 9.;r. .............. ..... ............... Patrolled highways and prairies 80 miles----m.:ileage covered Checking on highway shooting. One Great horned one Am. Bittern and two Red-shouldered Hawks found dead on highway. Date ................. ...... .. .. ..................................................... .. Contacted Mr. Alexander Sprunt and patrolled highways, with him, in Brighton areas. Cranes, Ibises and Egrets showed up good 75 miles----mileage covered (Us e additional sheet to avoid crowding) n or initial here:

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth A venue, New York, N. Y. (Pag e one) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT G I A ) Okee c h obee STATE .... F.l.or. .. i.d.a ...... .................................. ................................. SANCT U A RY (or enera rea ....................................... .. .... INCLUSIV E DATES .. .... ?..?.A9: ..... t.P.x.u .... S.e.. :pt ember 30th. NOTE : Outline work done, mil e age co vere d a rea s p a trolled each day Lis t s p e cies obser ve d g i v ing estimat e d numbers Stat e whether roostmg, feedmg or nescmg. Date ........ ...... ..... .... 2.2. .. ...... 19..41. .. .. ........ .. Patrolle d h i ghways through St. Johns marsh area t o Vero Bea c h and r eturned to O keechobee 120 miles----m ilea g e covered C heck ed on signboards. Accom p anied illy Mr. Alexander Sprunt. B irdlife throug h this area showed u p very poorly. Dat ..... Ro.ad a nd vicinity 90 miles----mi l e a g e cU'Qlered Contacted sport fishermen a nd checked on s port fishing camps Birds in t his area showed up good vi em er 4 DatePatrolled .... Iridiari ... Re. s ervation and Brighton area 85 miles----mileage covered z '""4 Cont a c bed Seminole Indians a nd Cat tlemen. Visited Lykes Brothers Ranch. 400 Cranes--------feeding in Tucker' s pasture. Date .............. ID: .. ............... .1 ......... .............. ; Patrolled high ways and prairies 100 miles----mileage covered 0 z Checked on frog hunters' camps Checked on five frog hunting parties. Ibises shmv up g ood in thise areas. Cl ..... ...... l9. 4..l ................ .. Patrolled Okeechobe e Lake and Ki ssi...1lIJlee River 75 miles----mileag e covered 5 Everg l ade Kites--------observed. 600 White Ibises--------" 50 White Pelicans--obseived 25 Limpltins-------" 200 W ood Ibises --------" 500 Glossy I bises-------" Water in marshes i s plentiful. Parker Island vie i n i ty. Visited Archbalde' s M useum of Natural History. 115 miles----mileag e covered Contacted Mr. Per Host and other employees. Accompanied my Mr. Alexander S prunt. e Date.Pati::>Il'ed ..... hfgfa;i ays ..... and. prairies 100 mi les----milea ge covered Check e d on reports of Q u ail e nd Turkey s hooti n g Searched two c ars. N o birds found. (Use additional sheet t o avoid crowd in g )

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. Pa e Two SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...... ........... ........................ .......... ...... STATE ..... F .J..Or.i.da .................................... ................................ .. INCLUSIVE .... ? ? .P.c.l. .. .. .... S lptember 30th. NOTE: Outline work done mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, gi v ing estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nes ting. D ate .S e.p:t..e.m.b. .e..r. ..... .2.9i! ... l.9 .4 1 ..... ....... .. P atrolled highway s throug h Indian Reservation a nd Br i ghtoh areas to Sebring., and returne d to Okee c hob e e 130 miles--mileage c overed Contacted Major Roderick accompanied b y M r Alexander Sprunt, Heard M r Sprunt' s lecture i n Sebring. Cont acted State Warden Sam Cooper 75 miles----mileac e co vered 6 K ites, observed f eeding in marshes Limpkins, Ducks Egrets Gulls. and g ood i n this area. Terns show up Vl Date ..................................................................... ............ ................ f-c P::: f-c 0 z D ate ............................................................................................... ...... 0 0 D ate ...................... ................................................................................ Date ............................................. .... .......................................... ............ Date .............................................................................. ....................... (Ui e additiona l Jheet to avoid crowding)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL A SSOCIAT I O N OF AUDUBON SOCI ETIE S 100 6 Fifth A venue New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY ( G l A ) STATE Florida ......................... ... .................. .... .... ....... .. or e n e ra rea .................................. .. i.t. .. .. .. .................................... ... .. INCLUSIVE ... .... }i.J.:;: __ .. .0. G .:!;! 7th. NOTE: Outline work done, mile a ge co ve r e d are a s patrolled each day. Lis t s p e ci e s obser ved, g i ving e stimated numbe rs. Stat e whether roostmg, feedmg or nestmg D ate ... O c t o b e r ..... 11 ..... 19.41. ........................... .. Patrolled through Indian Rese rvation and prairies 80 miles----mileag e covered Contacting Seminole Indians a nd protecting wild turkeys. 2 cove y s of wild turkeys-----observed. Date ....... ..... .9. ..... .... P J ...... J.Q4l ............................ Patrolled highways and prairies (Fritz Williams' pasture) 100 miles----mile a g e covered Checking on quail shooting reports. VJ Date ....... 9. ..... .9. ...... ce.J.; .... ...... 19-41 ............. ........ z ..... Patrolled Okeechobee Lake (Sanctuary areas) 75 miles----mileage covered Contacted State Wardens and checked on sport fishermen. I-< Date ........ t::. ..... .9. ..... ..... ...... l .9..41 ......... ................. ; Patrolled Lakeport Road and Lake marshes 100 miles----m.ileage covered !-< 0 z Contacted frog hunters. 8 Everglade Kites----observed, feeding in marshes. .............. Cl Dat e ..... $ ...... .............................. Patrolled highways and prairies (Jess Durrenoes pasture and vie. ) 100 miles----mileage covered 300 cranes-----feedi ng in Tuoker s p asture 15 Carao aras------feeding. 8 Bur rdJwing OWls----" Other birds show up g ood in this area. D ate ..... .. .
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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCI E TIES 100 6 Fifth Avenue, New Y o r k N. Y. SANCTUARY D E P A RTMENT S NCTUARY ( G 1 A ) .................... ....... .STATE.Florida .......... .......... ............. ...... ................... A or enera rea ................. .... .-.. .w... .. ................. IN CL USIVE DA TES ... .. ..... ?..tt.1= .... ..... 0 .9.. t .oo er 14th. N OTE: O utline work done, mileage covered, area s patro ll e d eac h d ay. Li s t species o b served g i v ing estimate d numb ers State w h et her r o osung f e e dmg or nes tmg. Date ....... ... 9. .... ..9. ..... ...... J ...... 19... 1 .......................... Patrolled prairies a nd highway s 100 miles----mileag e covered Checking on hig hway shooting. O ne c a r sea rche d on suspicion. N o guns nor ammunition found. Date ..... ..... $. .. ...... l9.4 l ............... ...... .... .. Patrolled Kissimmee Rive r and marshes 60 miles----mileage cove r ed 500 v\Thit e Ibises-------observed 200 W ood Ibises--------" 10 Limpkins----------n 200 mixed Herons-------" VJ D a t e .........
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u WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL A S S OCIATIO N O F AUDUBON SOCIE T IES 1006 Fifth A v enue, New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT S ANCTUAR or enera rea .......................... A.v. .............. Y.... .. ...... ............................. ......... .. .. Y ( G 1 A ) O ,,..,,.echob0e. STATE Flor.i.da ................................................................ IN CL USIVE DA T E S ...... ...... J.Q.1;,A ..... t..A;r.,,,,,,OG.:t..o b er 2 lst N OTE: Outline work done, mileage co vere d a reas p a troll e d each da y List s p e cies ob serve d g i v ing estim a t e d numbe rs. Seat e w h ether roo s cmg feedmg o r nestmg Date ... O c.t.o.b..e.r ..... 15 .. ...... 1941 ........................ Patrolled Lakeport R oad and Indian Reservation, 95 miles----mileag e covered Contacted frog and rabbit hunters. Birds show up g ood in thisarea Water is plentiful for birdlife. Date ....... 2 ...... 9. ...... ..... l.9..,. ..... ....................... .. Patrolled highways a nd Fritz Williams pasture 100 m.iles----mileage covered C hecking on violations in general. Contacted Deputy Coker [J) Date .. ...... '?. ..... .9. ..... .............. ..... ....................... z Patrolled Brighton area and Tucker's pasture 90 miles----mile a g e o overed 300 Cranes-----------feeding in Tucker's pasture The s e cranes a n e feeding in a p asture of para grass. !-< Date ....... ...... 9. ..... ........ $ .,. ..... .................... Patrolled Sanctuary areas and Okeechobee Lake 75 miles----mileag e covered r.. 0 z Checked on Sport fishin g parties. Checked 8 parties. 0 Date ...... 9. .... 9 ..... ........ .. J ....... .. .. .. ........... .. Patrolled highways and prairies 100 m iles----mileag e covered Checking on highway shooting. Search ed one out-of-State car on suspicion of highway shooting. No guns found, with exceptions of one retolver. Date ...... ..... 2 0 ...... 19 .4J.. ...... .............. Patrolled Sanctuary areas 75 miles----milea ge covered Contacted Cattlemen. 6 Everggade Kites--------observed, feeding in marshes Ducks are comin g in in small groups. Water in the marshe s is plentiful for birdlife. D a te .......... 9. .... .. 9. ...... ...... .. ..... ...... 19. .41 ...................... Patrolled high ways a nd visited Sport Camps. 80 milesQ---mileage cove r ed Contacted 6 Fishing pa:trties. No guns (Use add ition a l sheet to a void c row d in g ) found.

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. ( P a g e o ne) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT G I A ) Oke e,.. 'hob ... e ST A TE .E.lor.ida .......... ........ ................................ SANCTUARY (or enera rea ....................................... Y.,i. .i. ...... Y... ...... .......... .. ..................... .. ........ INCLUSIVE DATES .9.9.Y. .. t..hr.:u ..... .Oct o b e r 3 l s t NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. Li s t species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roostmg, feedmg or nestmg. Date ... .V.C.. t o b .. e.r ..... 22 .. ,. ...... 1.9 4 1 ...................... Patrolled S anc tuary areas 75 miles ----mil6age covered Checked on frog a n d rabbit hunters. Date ... .... .... 19.4 1 .... ................ Patrolled p r airies and highways 9 0 mi l es---mi l oage covered Checked on q uail hunters. : Date ... ..... and Indian Reservation 1 0 0 miles----mileag e covered Protecting wild turkeys. z f-4 0 z 2 cov eys of turkeys, observed, in Indian Reservation. o 75 cov e r e d Checki ng on Sport fishi n g p arties. Checke d five parties. Date ... ..... 2.7 ,. ... l .941 ..... ............. Patrolle d to Sebring Air Base and return ed t o Okee c h obee 110 miles----mileage cove r ed Cont acted Air Base officials. 300 cranes----observed, feeding in Tucker' s p asture 15 Caracaras---n n tt n n Date .... .... ................ Patrolled Lake port R oad and Sanctuary area s 90 mile sQ---mileag e cove r ed Check e d o n frog and rabbit hun ters. Bird s sho w up g ood in thi s a r e a (Use additional sh eet to avoid c rowding) initial here: ......... ;;e_ ............. ... .................. ..... : .... a: ....... .... ..

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y .(Page t w o) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ............. O.ke..e..c .hob.e.e ...................................................... .STATE ... Flor.i.da .......... ................... .......................... ....... ............ IN CL USIVE DA TES ... ..... :1;;.:I;_ _____ b er31Slt NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observe d giving estimated numbers. State whether roo sti ng feeding or nesting Date .. .. .. ....................... Patrolled highways and prairies and Buck Hammock vicinity 100 miles----mileage cov ered Checked on qu ail hudters. These prairies are flooded w i t h water. .... ...... l.Q4l........................ ... Patrolled J..ia.keport Road and Brighton vicinity 100 miles----mileage covere d Cont acted Seminole Indians and Cattlemen. V'J Date ... .9.9.:P..Qb.e. r ..... 3ltl.94l .............. ........ Lake (Sanctuary areas) 85 nules----nuleage covered 10 Everglade Kites--------observed t d' 7i:::: L' ee ing in lake marsh u l.Dl;pkins--------------" z ..... f-4 0 z 1000 Gloss y Ibises--------n 500 White Ibises---------" Date ................................................................................................. '' 0 0 Date ..................... ......................................................................... ......... Date ................... .................................................................................... Date ............................. ...... ................................. ................. ............... (Use additi onal sheet to av oid cro wding) initial here: .; .. :::::::::::::: .. ::::::::::::.::

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT AN or enera rea ........... .... ............ .. .. .. ......... S CTUARY ( G I A ) Okeechobee ... .... ............ STATE .......... Flor.ida .... ..... ..... ............ ............ ...... ............ INCLUSIVE ...... l..9.. t ... ... t .b..r.. u ... .N.ovemb er '7th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roostmg, feedmg or nescmg. .ov..e.mb e.r. .. .. ...... l9. 4 l ....... .............. Patrolled h i ghways and prairies 95 miles----mile a g e covered Check e d on reports of quail hunting Contacted L L Karcher. ovem er 941 Dat ................................................ ...... ................ .... ....... .... ..... ......... Patrolled Sanctuary areas Checked Duck hunting p arties. Checked 15 p arties. Duck shooting very poor. vi Date. ... ...... ... J ..... ......................... Patrol l e d Sanctuary a reas Checke d Duck hunting parties. Checke d 10 partie s z .... 5 Date ... a s Checked Duck hunting partie s Checked 8 partie s N o signs of non-game bird s being killed. f-1 0 z ol-___ ....---=__ Cl Date ...... .... 0 ...... 19..4.L ..... .......... ... Patrolled Sanctuary area s Chedked on Duck hunting parties. Checked 5 parties. Ducks are coming in i n small groups. N on-gam e birds showed u p g ood Date. ... .......... .J ..... ....................... Patrolled Sanctuary areas a nd Okeechobee Lake. Checked Duck hunting p arties. Checked 6 parties. 4 Everglade Kites---------observed. Other no11-game birds s howed up g ood DateHitr"oIIea .. area a nd vicinity 10 0 mile s ---m i l eage covered Each warden sign or initial here: Patrolled t hru Fish nd Wildlif e Grune Refug e in Fish B r a nc h This area is po sted by the Departmebt of the Interior. 600 Cranes, f eedi Branch fij:.ifSJ;}lti tional sheet to avoid crowding) .. ..... .. :i:. o o i.!1e; .. in. ....

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e WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth A venue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT S Y ( G I A ) Okeechobee STATE ... Flor.ia_ a ... ........ ....... ........................ ........ .... .. AN CTU AR or enera rea .... ............................................... ...... ......... ........................... ........... INCLUSIVE DATE .... .... ... 14th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. Lis t species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roostmg, feedmg or nestmg. mer eservation and Brighton area with Dr M E Cumming s 100 miles--mileage covere d Checked Duck hunters and o bserving birds. Dat ..... ......... ..... J.--Pa trolle d Okeechobee Lake through Sane u ary areas with D r cum.mings. 6 5 mile s ----mileag e covered Checked Duck hunters and o b serving birds. Checked 16 parties V) Dat ... 10 .... 19.4.L ...... ........ z .... Patrolled prairies ( Fish B r anch area) and visite d A.rchbalde' s M useum o f Natura l History with Dr M E CuI!.lllling s 1---100 mile s ----milea g e cove r e d 200 Cranes----------observed 15 Caracaras--------" 10 Burrowing Owls--" Other birdlife s h o wed u 0 s and prairies With Dr M E Cummings 100 miles----mileage covered Checking Duck hunters a nd observing birds. Checked 6 parties on Kissimmee River. { ol___, __ Date .. and Kissimmee River with Dr M E Cummings 80 miles---mi leage c overed 1-----0hecking D u c k hunters and observing birds. Checke d 5 p arties. Birdlif e on Kissimmee Rived showed up g o od O ne Everglade Kite, observed, on Kissimmee River m e r Dar Grune Breeding Ground with Dr 11. E CU1\lfiling s 100 miles----mileage cove r e d Checking Duck hunters a nd observing birds. Checked 3 p a Dties, shooting in pond s Birdlife showed u p g ood Date ... 60 miles----mileag e covered Checking on Duck hunters. Chec ked 8 parties. F ound 2 killed, in Horse Islan one mal e and o n e fem.ale d

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth A v enue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT Okeec h obee STATE ..... J.f.J...o:r..ic;l,.a, ............. ..... ........... .... .... SANCTUARY (or General Area) ........ .... ........... 1 .................................. ............................ .... ...... INCLUSIVE DATES ...... 21st. NOTE: Outline work done, mil e age covered, areas patrolled each day. Li s t s pecies obser v ed giving estimated numbers State whether roosting, feedmg or nesung Date .... ... .... 4. .............. ........ Patrolled Kiss immee River and Sanctuary areas 60 mile s ----mileage covere d Chec king Duck hunters. Checked 6 parties. Date ..... ..... ...... .... .J .... J .... 1:.+. .... .......... Patrolled to Clewiston a nd returne d 120 miles----mileage covered One arrest made. Assisted state Warden r.rinte in an a rres"W of M r Duck o f Palm Beach for killing a nd having in his poss e ssion one Everglade Kite. Chec ked 60 p arties. V) ... ......... '! i .... .... .......... .... 0 z P atrolled Sanctuary areas 75 mi l es----Illileage v.overed Checking duck hunters. C hecked 5 p arties. 0 Cl Date ... .. Fish Branch area 100 miles----mileage covere d 400 Cranes--------observed feeding along the m arshes 1 0 Burr o w ing 15 Caraca r as----------" Chec ked 3 d u c k hunting p artie s s h o o ting i n ponds. an d ret urned with Mr. L L Karcher Investigating nest ing reports o f E v e r g l ade Kites N o Eve rglade Kites or nests, observe d Date ... N.ov.e.mb. e r .... 21. t .... 1 9 4 1 ...... ........... Patrolled prairie s ( Fish B r a nc h v i c i n ity) 100 mile s ----mileag e cover e d Checking o n Q u ail hunting parties. C hecked 10 p a r ties (Us e additional sheet to avoid c rowding) Each warden sign or initial here:

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue New York, N Y. (Page one) SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ....... .... ............... .... ........ STATE ... ....... ........... Flor.i d IN CL USIVE DA ..... ..... N er 3 0th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting feeding or nesting Date .. .... "Ki"s.siiiime.e ...... pra:trtes and vie ini ty 100 miles----miles g e covered Checking on Quail and Duck Hunters. Contacted State W arden R E Pad gett at Bluff Hammock Date ...... ..... ;r. ?.:,? ... l.9..41...... . Patrolled prairies {Fish Branch vicinity) 95 miles----mileage cove r ed Checking on Quail a nd Duck Hunters. Checked 6 parties. Cranes, Caraca r a s a h d Burrowing OWls show up g ood in t his area. v:i Date .... ...... .9.Y..<9..1P: ..... .......... 1 .J ..... ............ Patrolled Sanctuary areas (Okeechobee Lake) 75 miles----mileage covered Checking Duck hunte r s Checked 5 parties. t: Date .... N9.Y..(?,:rr.J.: .... .... ?. .. R.., ...... lQ .4l ................. Patrolled Sanctuary areas 8 0 miles----mileag e covered f-i 0 z C hecking Duok hunters. Checked 6 p arties. 4 Everglade Kites-------observed, feeding in the m arsh 0 A Date ........ .9Y..t:l ........... ....... .J ....... ... .............. Patrolled eminole Indian Reser v atio n and Fish B rc.nch 100 miles----milec .g e cove r ed Checking on hunting p arties a n d protecting non game birds. vem er Date P .atroIIe"d""""Ftsh""""J3r" iinch a nd Vicinity 95 miles----mileage covered Checki n g on hunting parties. Checked 10 parties. 75 miles----w..il eage Checking on Duck hunters. Checked 6 parties. (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) m den sign or initial here: :::::: : ... .... .... .... :::.::::.:::.:::: :

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u < WARDEN' S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 100 6 Fift h Avenue, New York, N. Y (Page t w o) SANCTUARY D E PARTMENT SANCTUAR Y (or General Area) ...... ...... ... ... ST A TE.. ... ....................................................... INCLUSIVE DATES ..... ?..?.1?:9....... ..... N.
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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY ( G e 1 Area) Okeechobee ............................. .STATE .... ................................................................. .. or en ra ............................ .................................................. .. .. IN CL USIVE DA .... .. .... ..... er ?th. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List s pecies observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roostmg, feedmg or nestmg. Date ....... .... .. ......... ...... ........ 4. ....................... .. Patrolled Sanctuary areas 90 miles----mileage covered Checking Duck and Q u ail hunters. Checked 7 p arties. 4 Everglad e Kites------observed, feeding i n the marsh. ..... ... ?.. .... ....................... .. atrolled prairies (Fish Branch area) 100 miles----mileag e cove r ed Checking hunting parties. Checked 5 p arties. 400 Cranes--------feeding. : Date .. .. ... 75 miles----mileag e covered C hecking hunting parties. Checked 8 p artie s E-i ecem er 4 1941 Date .. ...................... .. ....................... t ...... ............................................ .. Patrolled Fritz Williams p a sture and Indian Reservation 90 miles----mileage c overed E-i 0 z Checking hunting parties. Checked 6 p arties. Q o ...... 5., ...... 1941 ................ .......... P atrolled O k eechobee Lake a nd Kissinnnee prairies 100 miles----mileag e covered Checking hunting p arties. Contacted State Warden Irvin Wint e in prairie. ecem er 41 Dat .... .. ... a reas and Frit z Williams' pasture 90 miles----mileage covered Checking hunting parties. Checked 5 p arties. Date ........ .. .. .. ... .. 'l ........ 19.41... .................... Patrolled Fish Branch area 100 miles----mileag e cov ered Checking on reports of Crane shooting. N o Cranes, found shot. C hecked 6 p arties. 3 0 0 Cranes-----observed, f eeding. (Use additional sheet to avoid c rowding)

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......... ....................................... ........ .STATE. .... JIJ.9+..;\,.Q..a ............................ ... .................. ..................... December 8th thru December 14th. INCLUSIVE DATES .................................. NOTE: Outline work done, mileag e co ve red, area s patrolled each day. Li s t s pecie s obser v ed giving estimated numbers. State whether roo s ting, fee ding or nesnng mer .. :fromFi's'i1Branch through prairfies to Fish Eating creek vicinity. 85 miles----mileag e covered Checking Quail and Duck hunters. Contacted Capt. W e stervelt' s foreman, Leo n Will iams in :prairie. 600 Cranes-----------roosting Dat ... Paurolled Sanctuary areas 75 miles----.mileage covered Checking Duck hunters. Checked 6 parties. 3 Everglade Kites--------observed feeding in the marsh. 500 Glossy Ibises--------feeding v:i Date .. ..... .... J .... ..... l.'i?..41 ... ................ z Patrolled Sanctuary areas 75 miles----mileag e covered Checking Duc k hunters. Checked 8 parties. 2 Everglade Kites--------observed 5 0 White Pelicans------" Ducks are coming in in larger numbers now. ... ... .. 1 .9.41.. ............... ""' ; Patrolled :prairie and Lake marsh 95 miles----mileage covered 0 z Checking Duck hunters. Checked 4 :parties. Cl Date ...... ... <='..:t'.tl: ..... ..... +.?.., .... ................. Patroll ed Sanctuary areas and Lakeport R oad 8 0 mi l e s ----mileage covered Chbcking Duck hunters. Checked 7 parties. Contacted State Game Commissione r Clenton and :party. Contacted State Warden Irvin Winte. Date ....... .... .... .. l.9.41............ .. Patrolle d Okeechobee Lak e { Sanc tuary areas) 60 miles----mileage covered Con tacted I\llrs Z i mmerman and party, in lake. in l a ke ne a r Grassy Isle.. nd i Date ....... .... ::: .. '-.. ...................................... Okee chobee Luke (Sanctua r y areas) with State Warden Winte Checking Duck hunters. Checked 15 parties. (Use additional shee t to avoid crowdin g ) Their xa:gkt Yacht anchored

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WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ......... .. ... ....... ............. ............. STATE ......... .......... ........ .................... ........... ..... ............ INCLUSIVE .. ... .... .... 21st. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co v ered, areas patrolled each day. Li s e s pecies obser v ed, giving estimated numbers. Scace whether roosting feeding or nes ting. Date .. ..... ..... $..r. .............. .. ............ 4. ..................... Contacted L. L.Karcher. Patrolled F ish Branch area 100 miles----mileag e c overed C heclcing hunting parties. Checked 6 parties. 300 Cr anes-------feeding 10 Burr owin g Owls----feeding 10 C 'racaras-------feeding u -< Date ....... .. .... .............. J ........................... .................. .. Pat;rolled S anctuary areas 60 miles----mileage covered C hecking duck hunters. Checked 5 parties. ......... : .... .... area s 75 miles-----milea3 e covered e Checking duc k hunters. Checked 7 p arties. 3 Evergl ade K i tes-------observed ...................... ........,..,.._ .......... ; .. ... u i .. e a s 70 m i les----mil eage covered Checking duc k hunters. Chekked 4 parties. Cont acted State W Dden Irvin Winte a n d party. f--1 0 z 0 .......... A Date ... ... .... ...... .. ..... .19..41... ........ ....... .. Patrolled Okeechobee Lake and Sanctuary areas with State Irvin Winte. 75 miles----mil eage covered Cheeking duck hunters. Date .......... ........ ..... ............... .J. ....... 9..4.l.. ............... .. Patrolled Sanctuary areas 50 mile s ----mileag e covered C hecking duck hunters. Checked 4 Everglag e Kites-----observed marsh 10 :parties. f'eeding in (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding) r., sign or initial here: ..... .... .... ............ ........... .............. ................ ................. .. ............................ ............ ................ /. ...................................... ......

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u WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. {Page one} SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) ...................... .9..P.:9.P.<3. ...................... .................... STATE. ........ Flo.r. .ida ..... ..... ............ ... ... ............... INCLUSIVE ..... ?.?..n9: .... t..nrn ... D.e. c ember 3 1st. NOTE: Outline work done, mileage covered, areas patrolled each day. List species observed, giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nesting Date ..... 2.? ... ..... 19. .. 4 1 .................. Patroll0d Fish Branch area 100 mileag e covered Checking Q,uaill and Duck hunters. Che c ked 4 parties. 500 Cranes------------roosting in ponds Date .... .... l .9..41.. ... .... ... Patrolled Sanctuary areas with Miss Ruth Hubbard East Cleveland Ohio and parties, Mr. and 11f.rs W i ley and 1tiss Priscilla Tyler. 90 miles----mileage covered Observing bird s Birds sho owed up good Date ..... ?..4 .. ..... .................... z ...... f-i 0 z N o patrol. o Date .... ?..9. .. ...... .................... Patrolled Prairies and Sanctuary areas 100 miles----mile age covered Checlcing Q,uaill and Duck hunters. Date .. .. ...... ?..?... ....... ............ ...... .. Patrolled Sanctuary areas with TuJr. W L McCattee, Wildlife Service, u S Department of the Interior, Washington D c 100 miles----mile a ge covered Wildlife showed up g ood in these areas. or initWI here: ..... .... 75 mil s ----mileage covered Checking Duck hunters. Checked 8 parties (Use additional sheet to avoid crowding)

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u < WARDEN'S WEEKLY REPORT FORM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AUDUBON SOCIETIES (Page two) 1006 Fifth Avenue, New York, N. Y. SANCTUARY DEPARTMENT SANCTUARY (or General Area) .................. ............................................. ST ATE ...... .................................... ........................ ......... IN CL USIVE DA TEs ..... ?..?.z.:t4 ... e r 3 lst NOTE: Outline work done, mileage co v ered area s patrolled each day. Li s t species observed giving estimated numbers. State whether roosting, feeding or nes ting. Date ... ...... .. ,. ..... ................. Patrolled Sanctuary areas 80 miles ----mileage c overed Checking Duck hunters. C hecked ? pa rties. 3 E verglade Kites---------observed, fee ding in marsh. 90 miles---mileag e covered Checking Duck hunters. Che cked 5 parties. 1----___,......,....___,.........,....----........---. .................. vi ..... ....... z ..... Patrolled Sanctuary a reas w i t h M r a nd M r s Mortenson, W ilmington, Delaware. 100 miles----mileage covered Observing birds. Birds showed u p excellent. 1-------------------------------------------------------------------------------..... P:: 0 z Date ..... ............................................... .... .......................... .................. b 1--------------------------------------------------------------------------------0 Date .............................................................................................. ........ Date ... ........... .................................................................................... -, Date ......... .......................................... ...... ...... ...................................... Each rm or initial here: ... .... ............... ... (Uie additional Iheet to avoid crowding)