Sea turtle nesting habitat in the Wider Caribbean Region

  title={Sea turtle nesting habitat in the Wider Caribbean Region},
  author={Wendy E. Dow Piniak and Karen L. Eckert},
Incomplete baseline data on population demographics and patterns of habitat use and the unmet need for international coordination of conservation actions are among the challenges inherent in promoting the recovery of endangered, migratory marine species. Working with field researchers, government officials and conservationists we developed a comprehensive atlas of all known sea turtle nesting grounds (n = 1311 discrete sites), including colony size and protection frameworks, in the 43 nations… CONTINUE READING

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