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Living with Finches on Daphne

Author: Films Media Group,; Peter and Rosemary Grant,
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Peter and Rosemary Grant, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Films Media Group, [2015] ©2015 2015.
Series: Darwin's finches in Galápagos.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This short program illustrates how investigators live on Daphne. It starts with their arrival at Daphne and shows the difficulties of transferring supplies from boat to land and up a cliff because the island that has no beaches. All supplies are quarantined before arrival. Living is in a tent and cooking is done in a small cave with a shade erected to extend protection from sun and rain. There is no fresh water on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Films on Demand
Educational films
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Digital transfer of (manifestation):
Peter and Rosemary Grant, 2015
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films Media Group,; Peter and Rosemary Grant,
OCLC Number: 935946719
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 11, 2015.
Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, November 04, 2015).
Target Audience: 9 & up.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (15 min., 23 sec.)) : sound, color.
Contents: Landing on Daphne Island (3:53) --
Establishing Camp (2:34) --
Collecting Sea Water (1:52) --
Fieldwork (3:27) --
Preparing for Departure (2:49) --
Credits: Living with Finches on Daphne: Darwin's Finches in Galápagos (0:33).
Series Title: Darwin's finches in Galápagos.
Responsibility: Peter and Rosemary Grant.

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This short program illustrates how investigators live on Daphne. It starts with their arrival at Daphne and shows the difficulties of transferring supplies from boat to land and up a cliff because the island that has no beaches. All supplies are quarantined before arrival. Living is in a tent and cooking is done in a small cave with a shade erected to extend protection from sun and rain. There is no fresh water on the island and it has to be brought to the island in large plastic containers, together with food in metal boxes. All water for washing and for dishes has to be obtained by buckets from the sea. At departure everything brought to the island is removed and transferred to a boat.

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