Sea turtle assessment status and research needs
Advanced Search
Select up to three search categories and corresponding keywords using the fields to the right. Refer to the Help section for more detailed instructions.
Clear All

Sea turtle assessment status and research needs

Filetype[PDF-1.28 MB]


  • Description:
    "This document summarizes the current state of sea turtle assessment and related NMFS research activities and provides an overview of resource requirements. It describes the present status of U.S. sea turtle assessments under the ESA; ongoing NMFS research and analysis activities; assessment themes and gaps; NMFS sea turtle assessment staff, vessel, and aircraft resources; and estimates of resources needed to maximize the utility of existing data and survey efforts and to better meet relevant mandates of the ESA. Assessment data categories examined are reflective of sea turtle recovery plans, NMFS stock assessment improvement initiatives, and the 2010 National Research Council (NRC) report, Assessment of Sea-Turtle Status and Trends: Integrating Demography and Abundance"--Page v.
  • Content Notes:
    National Marine Fisheries Service. "July 2013." Also issued in print. System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader. Includes bibliographical references (pages 32-35).
  • Place as Subject:
  • Rights Information:
    Public Domain
  • Main Document Checksum:
  • File Type:

Supporting Files

  • No Additional Files

More +

You May Also Like

Checkout today's featured content at

Version 3.16