TITLE

The Solitary Islands 1

PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Ausmarine;Nov2010, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author presents the contents of several anonymous papers that could be left by the former occupant of his office, emeritus chief biologist, Doctor A. M. Rapson. One of the papers discussed the Australian Department of External Territories fisheries research vessel "Fairwind," which took refuge at the North Solitary Island on June 23, 1950 due to a storm. The North Solitary Island and the South Solitary Island comprise the Solitary Islands Marine Park as of November 2010.
ACCESSION #
55521884

 

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