Home on the range: spatial ecology of loggerhead turtles in Atlantic waters of the USA

@inproceedings{Hawkes2011HomeOT,
  title={Home on the range: spatial ecology of loggerhead turtles in Atlantic waters of the USA},
  author={Lucy A. Hawkes and Matthew J. Witt and Annette C. Broderick and John W. Coker and Michael Scott Coyne and Mark G. Dodd and Michael G. Frick and Matthew H. Godfrey and D. Griffin and Sally R. Murphy and Thomas M. Murphy and Kris L. Williams and Brendan J. Godley},
  year={2011}
}
  • Lucy A. Hawkes, Matthew J. Witt, +10 authors Brendan J. Godley
  • Published 2011
  • Biology
  • Aim  Although satellite tracking has yielded much information regarding the migrations and habitat use of threatened marine species, relatively little has been published about the environmental niche for loggerhead sea turtles Caretta caretta in north-west Atlantic waters. Location  North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia, USA. Methods  We tracked 68 adult female turtles between 1998 and 2008, one of the largest sample sizes to date, for 372.2 ± 210.4 days (mean ± SD… CONTINUE READING

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