Biscayne National Park's Loggerhead Turtle Conservation Program in South Florida: An Analysis.

Garcia, Tamara.
2011

The loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) faces various threats throughout its life.. During nesting season, loggerhead hatchlings face obstacles such as nest predation, inundation due to erosion, recreational activities and debris entanglement; nesting females are threatened with beach armoring, nourishment, entanglement, and disturbance during nesting. Despite being given endangered status und... read more

Subjects
Loggerhead turtle--Conservation--Florida.
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.
Tufts University. Center for Animals and Public Policy.
Biscayne National Park (Agency : U.S.)
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/014329
Original publication
ID: tufts:24046
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