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    • ...understand adult survival in marine turtles and avoid drawing inaccurate conclusions... ...-nine studies from five marine turtle species met the minimum selection... ...tag type, model type, habitat type and study duration,... ...identify research priorities for marine turtles globally.
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    • ...largest reptile – the leatherback turtle Dermochelys coriacea – conducts flexible... ...be travelled by migrating leatherback turtles have greatly complicated conservation efforts... ...hosts large numbers of loggerhead turtles Caretta caretta. The rare... ...of leatherback turtles not only...
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    • ...stress for wildlife including sea turtles. To investigate how turtles react to artificial debris under... ...cameras on loggerhead and green turtles in addition to feces and... ...gut contents collected from loggerhead turtles were 35.7% (10... ...appeared in all green turtles in feces (25/25...
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    • ...Dugong dugon) and green sea turtles (Chelonia mydas) assist seagrass... ...distances. Dugongs and green sea turtle populations within this region can... ...by dugongs and green sea turtles provides a large-scale mechanism... ...and recovery of these coastal habitats.
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    • Although sea turtles face significant pressure from human... ...bans on the trade of turtle products, and reductions in... ...-nesting event of olive ridley turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea). We... ...during six transects for sea turtle presence, resulting in 682... ...probable turtles were... ...turtle...
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    • ...and preservation in vegetated coastal habitats (that is, salt marshes... ...and preservation in vegetated coastal habitats. We identify an urgent... ...carbon cycling in vegetated coastal habitats, and ultimately the role...
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    • ...within nesting populations of green turtles (Chelonia mydas) in Tortuguero... ...among nests, hatchlings or maturing turtles produced in the Melbourne rookery...
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    • ...marine megafauna (mammals, seabirds, turtles and sharks) during this... ...that are associated with coastal habitats. Seven (14%) coastal... ...abrupt loss of productive coastal habitats, potentially acting alongside oceanographic...
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    • ...sampled in reef and seagrass habitats (Shark Bay, GBR)... ...seagrass food-webs. In temperate habitats off southern Queensland and NSW... ...exploit multiple shelf and offshore habitats. The trophic role of... ...is therefore both context- and habitat-dependent, consistent with a...
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    • ...sites for carbon storage. Green turtles (Chelonia mydas) are marine... .... With successful conservation efforts, turtle abundance will increase, leading... ...but the effects of green turtle grazing on seagrass ecosystem carbon...
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    • ...soon as they hatch, sea turtles swim across hundreds of miles...
    Scientific American 266, 100–106
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    • ...size, baculum size, and habitat types in 45 bats of... ...of postcopulatory sexual selection and habitat type on SSD. Our... ...observed that species in open habitats exhibited greater SSD than those... ...in dense forests, suggesting that habitat types may be associated with...
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    • ...hatchling sex ratios of hawksbill turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) and green... turtles (Chelonia mydas) nesting in... ...in beach zones representative of turtle nesting sites. Data collected... ...respectively, for hawksbill and green turtles. This result contrasts with...
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