An assessment of the leatherback turtle population in the Atlantic Ocean : a report of the Turtle Expert Working Group
Corporate Authors:Southeast Fisheries Science Center (U.S.), Turtle Expert Working Group.
Leatherback Turtle/Atlantic Ocean
Leatherback Turtle/Behavior/Atlantic Ocean
Leatherback Turtle/Conservation/Atlantic Ocean
Leatherback Turtle/Counting/Atlantic Ocean
Leatherback Turtle/Life Cycles/Atlantic Ocean
Leatherback Turtle/Management/Atlantic Ocean
Sea Turtles/Management/Atlantic Ocean
Series:NOAA technical memorandum NMFS-SEFSC ; 555
Description:"The first Turtle Expert Working Group (TEWG)was convened in 1995 at the request of Mr. Rolland Schmitten, Assistant Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). The charge to Dr. Bradford Brown, Director, Southeast Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC) was to convene a team of population biologists, sea turtle scientists, and life history specialists to compile and examine information on the status of sea turtle species. The first TEWG resulted in the publication of status reports for the Atlantic loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta, and the Kemp's ridley, Lepidochelys kempii (TEWG 1998, 2000)"--Introduction, paragraph 1.
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