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Meteorology records and notes on the meteorology and mortality of the month of February, 1871
Abbott, Francis and Hall, Edward Swarbreck (1871) Meteorology records and notes on the meteorology and mortality of the month of February, 1871. Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. xxxii-xxxiv.
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Meteorological records recorded at the Observatory, Hobart Town. Also includes leafing, flowering, and fruiting times of a few standard plants in the Royal Societies gardens for the month of February, 1871.-
The atmospherical phenomena of the month varied considerably from the
25 years' adopted standard mean for February, but were not on the whole
unfavourable to health and life. The deaths were twelve less in number
than the average of the previous 14 years, and six less than February, 1870,
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Collections:||Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
In 1843 the Horticultural and Botanical Society of Van Diemen's Land was founded and became the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science in 1844. In 1855 its name changed to Royal Society of Tasmania for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science. In 1911 the name was shortened to Royal Society of Tasmania.
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