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Trip to Trinidad Whaling Station, July-August 1926

Footnotes (see References)
  1. About the Trip, "Dedrick Photo Credit": Photo from Dedrick family collection, courtesy of Sandy Lydon, http://www.sandylydon.com
  2. About the Trip, "Howell said": Howell, 1926, p. 78
  3. About the Trip, "1914": Webb, 2001, p. 36
  4. About the Trip, "1/10 to 1/40": Kellogg, 1931
  5. The Whales, Finback Illustration Credit: Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory of NOAA
  6. The Whales, Gray Illustration Credit: www.nativeamericanrhymes.com
  7. July 14, Yellow-Billed Magpie photo: Peter Weber, www.wildbirdphotos.com
  8. July 17, "1920": Webb (2001), p. 36-38
  9. July 18, Pacific Jumping Mouse photo: William Leonard, mollusca1@comcast.net.
  10. July 19, "estimates": Clapham et al (1997), p. 370
  11. July 19, "60-70 ft": Carwardine (2002), p. 37
  12. July 19, "more fin whales": National Audubon Society (2002), p. 233
  13. July 19, "generally abundant": National Audubon Society (2002), p. 233
  14. July 19, "migration": Kellogg (1931), p. 76
  15. July 19, "broad latitudinal range": National Audubon Society (2002), p. 230
  16. July 19, "Euphausia pacifica Hansen": Howell & Huey (1930), p. 322.
  17. July 19, "260 and 480 baleen plates": National Audubon Society (2002), p. 230
  18. July 20, "7 Gray Whales": Clapham et al (1997), p. 381
  19. July 19, "annual numbers": Kellogg (1931), p. 74
  20. July 20, "Atlantic Ocean": Ellis (1991), p. 41
  21. July 20, "26,000": National Audubon Society (2002), p. 207
  22. July 20, "average": http://home.att.net/~danholzner/files/whalefacts.html
  23. July 20, "slower swimmers": http://home.att.net/~danholzner/files/whalefacts.html
  24. July 20, "left-flippered": http://www.dohenystatebeach.org/nn-whale.htm
  25. July 20, "not actually hurting": http://www.biosbcc.net/ocean/marinesci/05nekton/GWsouth.htm
  26. July 20, "30+": http://www.virtualology.com/virtualmuseumofnaturalhistory/aquatichall/graywhale.net/
  27. July 22, "Remington Kellogg": Kellogg (1931), p. 77
  28. July 23, "Joseph Grinnell": Letter: Grinnell to Howell, 8/12/1926
  29. July 23, "Arborimus Photo Credit": Stacy Wile
  30. July 25, "Early whalers": Mann et al (2000), p. 11
  31. July 25, "35%": Mann et al (2000), p. 236
  32. July 29(b), "devil fish": Ellis (1991), p. 468