Heron Island Research. 1967

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    Great Barrier Reef, Australia

    HERON ISLAND RESEARCH.

    Title Page: 'Research Island. Cameraman: Dietmar Fill. Cinesound Review.'
    G.V. Shots of the coastline of Heron Island, a pure coral island in the Great Barrier Reef. M.S. Small Heron bird being handed a fish by small child. V.S. In the research laboratory, the scientific director, Peter Woodhead with specimens of coral at work with microscope. V.S. At Turtle farm, baby turtles recently hatched are given special markings. V.S. The baby turtles being set free in the sea to live normal life. They all carry the special marking.

    (Comb. F.G.)

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    90537
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3242.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:35:00 / 01:05:59:00
    Canister:
    UN 4235 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 4235 D
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