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Topic:
Our Biosphere: The Earth in Our Hands (Motion picture : 1989)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Place:
Everglades (Fla.)
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
1989-1991
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of videotapes and an audiotape created during the production of "Our Biosphere: The Earth in Our Hands." This one-hour film, completed in 1989, was produced by Karen Loveland and narrated by Robert Redford. The film follows the staff of the National Museum of Natural History's Marine Systems Laboratory and Arizona's Space Biospheres Ventures as they work with scientists, architects, engineers, and builders in their attempt to create Biosphere 2, an experimental model of the Earth's ecosystems. People and places featured include, Walter H. Adey, John (John Polk) Allen, Margaret Augustine, Edward P. Bass, the Florida Everglades, the Great Barrier Reef, and the greenhouse complex at the United States Soldier's and Airmen's Home in Washington, D.C. Also included are scenes aboard the Smithsonian research vessel Marsys Resolute. Materials include the opening sequence, edited masters, stereo mix protection master, and the final production. Note: A copy of "Our Biosphere" is available in the Reference Library (Resv18).
Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing/listening copies are not currently available. Viewing/listening copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Biological diversity  Search this
Biotic communities  Search this
Video recordings -- Production and direction  Search this
Documentary videos  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-235, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
Identifier:
Accession 06-235
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-235

Productions

Topic:
Our Biosphere: The Earth in Our Hands (Motion picture : 1989)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications  Search this
Extent:
19.5 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes) (3 tall document boxes) (2 film boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Motion pictures (visual works)
Video recordings
Place:
Everglades (Fla.)
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
1989
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audiovisual elements for "Our Biosphere: The Earth in Our Hands," a one-hour film produced by Karen Loveland and narrated by Robert Redford. The film follows the staff of the National Museum of Natural History's Marine Systems Laboratory and Arizona's Space Biosphere Ventures as they work with scientists, architects, engineers, and builders in their attempt to create Biosphere 2, an experimental model of the Earth's ecosystems. People and places featured include, Walter H. Adey, John Allen, Margaret Augustine, Edward Bass, the Florida Everglades, the Great Barrier Reef, and the greenhouse complex at the United States Soldier's and Airmen's Home in Washington, DC. Also included are scenes aboard the Smithsonian research vessel "Marsys Resolute." Materials include 16mm original camera rolls, 16mm original camera negatives, interpositives, original sound, and videotape transfers from film.
Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing/listening copies are not currently available. Viewing/listening copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Biological diversity  Search this
Biotic communities  Search this
Documentary films  Search this
Motion pictures -- Production and direction  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Motion pictures (visual works)
Video recordings
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-197, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
Identifier:
Accession 02-197
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa02-197

The Great Barrier Reef : biology, environment and management / editors, Pat Hutchings, Michael Kingsford, and Ove Hoegh-Guldberg

Editor:
Hutchings, P. A.  Search this
Kingsford, Michael  Search this
Hoegh-Guldberg, Ove  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 465 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
2019
Topic:
Coral reef ecology  Search this
Marine biodiversity  Search this
Environmental conditions  Search this
Management  Search this
Australian  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106669

The Great Barrier Reef of Australia; its products and potentialities, by W. Saville Kent. Containing an account, with copious coloured and photographic illustrations ... of the corals and coral reefs, pearl and pearl-shell, bêche-de-mer, other fishing industries, and the marine fauna of the Australian Great Barrier Region

Author:
Saville-Kent, William 1845-1908  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 387 p. illus., plates (part col.) fold. map. 36 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Australia
Queensland
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
1893
[1893]
Topic:
Marine animals  Search this
Fisheries  Search this
Call number:
QH95.55.G78 .K371893
QH95.55.G78K37
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_239260

Field guide to marine fishes of tropical Australia and South-East Asia / Gerald R. Allen ; illustrations by Roger Swainston and Jill Ruse

Title:
Marine fishes of tropical Australia and South-East Asia
Author:
Allen, Gerald R.  Search this
Illustrator:
Swainston, Roger  Search this
Ruse, Jill  Search this
Issuing body:
Western Australian Museum  Search this
Physical description:
315 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 24 cm
Type:
Identification
Field guides
Place:
Australia, Northern
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Southeast Asia
Date:
2018
Topic:
Marine fishes  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1102502

Corals of the Great Barrier Reef

Author:
Domm, Steven Bruce  Search this
Physical description:
118 p. : ill. (part col.), map ; 14 cm
Type:
Identification
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
1969
[1969]
Topic:
Corals  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_990160

The Great Barrier Reef and adjacent isles : a comprehensive survey for visitor, naturalist and photographer / Keith Gillett [and] Frank McNeill

Author:
Gillett, Keith  Search this
McNeill, Frank  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 209 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
1962
1962, ©1959
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Marine biology  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1088903

Long-term monitoring of the Great Barrier Reef [electronic resource]. status report no. 6, 2003 / H. Sweatman ... [et al.] [electronic resource]

Author:
Sweatman, H  Search this
Australian Institute of Marine Science  Search this
Physical description:
1 CD-ROM ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
2003
C2003
Topic:
Coral reef ecology  Search this
Coral reef biology  Search this
Environmental aspects  Search this
Call number:
mrdf 000671
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_828485

Long-term monitoring of the Great Barrier Reef : status report number 5 2001 / by H. Sweatman ... [et al.]

Title:
Status report number 5 2001
Author:
Sweatman, Hugh  Search this
Australian Institute of Marine Science  Search this
CRC Reef Research Centre  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 106 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
2001
Topic:
Coral reef ecology  Search this
Coral reef biology  Search this
Environmental aspects  Search this
Call number:
SH197 .L75 2001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_701699

The Great Barrier Reef : history, science, heritage / James Bowen and Margarita Bowen

Author:
Bowen, James  Search this
Bowen, Margarita  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 454 p. : col. ill., maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
2002
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Coral reef conservation  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_719259

Reef research [electronic resource]

Author:
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority  Search this
Type:
Electronic resources
Periodicals
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
19uu
Topic:
Coral reefs and islands--Research  Search this
Call number:
GB468.89
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_743664

Oceanographic processes of coral reefs : physical and biological links in the Great Barrier Reef / edited by Eric Wolanski

Author:
Wolanski, Eric  Search this
Physical description:
356 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm. + 1 computer laser optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
Coral reef ecology  Search this
Oceanography  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_615474

Long-term monitoring of the Great Barrier Reef. Status report number 4, 2000 / by H. Sweatman ... [et al.]

Title:
Status report number 4, 2000
Author:
Sweatman, Hugh  Search this
Australian Institute of Marine Science  Search this
CRC Reef Research Centre  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 117 p. : ill., maps ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
2000
Topic:
Coral reef ecology  Search this
Coral reef biology  Search this
Environmental aspects  Search this
Call number:
SH197 .L75 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_680303

Long-term monitoring of the Great Barrier Reef. Status report number 3, 1998 / by H. Sweatman ... [et al.]

Title:
Status report number 3, 1998
Author:
Sweatman, Hugh  Search this
Australian Institute of Marine Science  Search this
CRC Reef Research Centre  Search this
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 303 p. : maps ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
1998
Topic:
Coral reef ecology  Search this
Coral reef biology  Search this
Environmental aspects  Search this
Call number:
SH197 .L75 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_698014

Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea / John E. Randall, Gerald R. Allen, Roger C. Steene

Author:
Randall, John E. 1924-  Search this
Allen, Gerald R  Search this
Steene, Roger C  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 557 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Coral Sea
Date:
1997
Topic:
Fishes--Identification  Search this
Call number:
QL636 .R36 1997Y
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_526388

Marine fishes of tropical Australia and South-East Asia / by Gerry Allen ; illustrations by Roger Swainston and Jill Ruse

Title:
Marine fishes of tropical Australia and Southeast Asia
Author:
Allen, Gerald R  Search this
Swainston, Roger  Search this
Ruse, Jill  Search this
Physical description:
292 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia, Northern
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Asia, Southeastern
Date:
1997
C1997
Topic:
Marine fishes  Search this
Marine fishes--Identification  Search this
Call number:
QL636 .A42m 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_528773

Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea / John E. Randall, Gerald R. Allen, Roger C. Steene

Title:
Complete divers' & fisherman's guide to fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea
Author:
Randall, John E. 1924-  Search this
Allen, Gerald R  Search this
Steene, Roger C  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 557 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Coral Sea
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
1996
1997
Topic:
Marine fishes--Identification  Search this
Coral reef fishes--Identification  Search this
Call number:
QL636 .R36 1997Yb
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_555477

Acanthaster and the coral reef : proceedings of a workshop held at the Australian Institute of Marine Science, Townsville, Aug. 6-7, 1988 / R.H. Bradbury (Ed.)

Author:
Bradbury, R. H (Roger H.)  Search this
International Coral Reef Symposium (6th : 1988 : Townsville, Qld.)  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 338 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
1990
C1990
Topic:
Crown-of-thorns starfish--Simulation methods  Search this
Coral reef ecology--Simulation methods  Search this
Simulation methods  Search this
Call number:
QL384.A8A25 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_413116

Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea / John E. Randall, Gerald R. Allen, Roger C. Steene

Author:
Randall, John E. 1924-  Search this
Allen, Gerald R  Search this
Steene, Roger C  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 507 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 30 cm
Type:
Identification
Guidebooks
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Coral Sea
Date:
1990
C1990
Topic:
Marine fishes  Search this
Coral reef fishes  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_415728

Reader's Digest book of the Great Barrier Reef / devised, edited, and designed by Mead & Beckett Publishing ; Frank Talbot, scientific consultant ; Roger Steene, major photographer

Author:
Talbot, Frank  Search this
Steene, Roger C  Search this
Mead & Beckett Publishing  Search this
Physical description:
384 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 x 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Date:
1990
1990, c1987
Topic:
Coral reef biology  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Call number:
QH197 .R28 1990
QH197.R28 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_420260

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