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Conservation of Sea Turtles at a Major Foraging Ground in the Central Pacific

Green sea turtle research at Palmyra Atoll, Central Pacific (2012)

Duration

June 2008 - December 2013

Narrative

Assess fine scale habitat usage using acoustic telemetry, stable isotope analysis, and mark recapture of green sea turtles at Palmyra Atoll

 

Current Staff

Federal Staff: 2

Masters Students: 5

Phd Students: 2

Post Docs: 1

University Staff: 2

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 11

Scientific Publications: 37

Presentations: 141

 

Personnel

  • Kate McFaddenCo-Principal Investigator

Funding Agencies

  • Office of Protected Resources

Links

South Carolina Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Cooperators

  1. Clemson University
  2. South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
  3. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  4. U.S. Geological Survey
  5. Wildlife Management Institute