Post-nesting migratory movements of hawksbill turtles Eretmochelys imbricata in waters adjacent to the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico

  title={Post-nesting migratory movements of hawksbill turtles Eretmochelys imbricata in waters adjacent to the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico},
  author={E. Cuevas and F. Abreu-Grobois and Vicente Guzm{\'a}n-Hern{\'a}ndez and M. Liceaga-Correa and R. V. Dam},
  journal={Endangered Species Research},
The Yucatan Peninsula harbors the largest nesting population of hawksbill turtle Eretmochelys imbricata in the Atlantic Basin. In Mexico, one of the most significant conservation problems for this species is the lack of knowledge on migratory patterns and the location of feeding grounds for post-nesting hawksbill females. The main goal of this study was to gather information on the hawksbill's migratory patterns and the location of their feeding grounds by tracking 3 post-nest- ing females from… Expand

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