REFERENCE PUBLICATIONS


Eckert, K. L., Bjorndal, K. A., Abreu-Grobois, F. A. and  Donnelly, M. (Eds.) 2000 (Traducción al español). Técnicas de Investigación y Manejo para la Conservación de las Tortugas Marinas. Grupo Especialista en Tortugas Marinas UICN/CSE Publicación No. 4. Washington, DC: 235 p.

Spanish version:  http://iucn-mtsg.org/publications/manual-tecnicas/

English version::  http://iucn-mtsg.org/publications/techniques-manual-en/

 
Choi, Ga-Young and Karen L. Eckert. 2009. Manual of Best Practices for Safeguarding Sea Turtle Nesting Beaches.
http://www.barbadosseaturtles.org/documents/manual.of.best.practices.safeguarding.nesting.beaches.pdf

 
SWOT Scientific Advisory Board. 2011. The State of the World’s Sea Turtles (SWOT) Minimum
Data Standards for Nesting Beach Monitoring, version 1.0. Handbook, 28 pp.

English version: http://seaturtlestatus.org/data/standards

Spanish version: http://seaturtlestatus.org/sites/swot/files/052611_Nesting%20Data%20Bro_Spanish_Final.pdf

SWOT Outreach Toolkit:
http://seaturtlestatus.org/team/toolkit


Sea turtles necropsy manuals:
http://www.nwhc.usgs.gov/publications/necropsy_manuals/Sea_Turtle_Necropsy_Manual-English.pdf

 

 

 

ADIDIONAL REFERENCIES:



Reports SWOT (State of the World's Turtles):

http://seaturtlestatus.org/report/view

 

 

Wallace, B.P. et al., 2010. Regional management units for marine turtles: a novel framework for prioritizing conservation and research across multiple scales. S. J. Bograd, ed. PLoS ONE, 5(12), p.e15465

http://iucn-mtsg.org/publications/regional-management-units/

 

MTSG. 1995. A Global Strategy for the Conservation of Marine Turtles. Prepared by the IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group. 24 pp.

http://iucn-mtsg.org/publications/global-strategy-1995/

 

The importance of Sea Turtles to marine ecosystems:

http://na.oceana.org/sites/default/files/reports/Why_Healthy_Oceans_Need_Sea_Turtles.pdf

 

Formia, A. et al., 2003. Sea Turtle Conservation along the Atlantic Coast of Africa. Marine Turtle Newsletter 100: 33–37

http://www.seaturtle.org/mtn/archives/mtn100/mtn100p33.shtml

 

Tiwari, M., 2002. An evaluation of the perceived effectiveness of international instruments for sea turtle conservation. Journal of International Wildlife Law and Policy, Vol. 5, No. 1-2

http://www.seaturtle.org/PDF/Tiwari_2002_JIWLP.pdf

 

 

Hamann M., et al., 2010. Global research priorities for sea turtles: informing management and conservation in the 21st century. Endang Species Res 11:245-269

http://www.bio.sdsu.edu/Pub/lewison/conservation/uploads/Main/Hamman%20et%20al%202010.pdf

 


ONLINE LIBRARIES:

The Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research

http://st.cits.fcla.edu/st.jsp


Tamar project publications

http://projetotamar.org.br/interna.php?cod=345


Widecast publications

http://www.widecast.org/Resources/Pubs.html


Marine Turtle Newsletter

http://www.seaturtle.org/mtn/


Lybrary of Sea Turtles global network

http://www.seaturtle.org/library/


Publicações do Grupo de Especialistas de Tartarugas Marinhas da UICN na revista Chelonian Conservation & Biology (Vol. 3, No. 2) Abril 1999
http://iucn-mtsg.org/publications/papers-by-mtsg-members-published-in-chelonian-conservation-biology-vol-3-no-2-april-1999/

 

Sugested readings from Sea Turtles Bermuda Project 

http://www.bstp.net/downloads.html
  


CABO VERDE:


Collection of scientific publications on Sea Turtles in Cabo Verde:
http://tartarugascaboverde.wordpress.com/publicacoes/

Sea turtles of Cabo Verde:
http://tartarugascaboverde.wordpress.com/tartarugas-marinhas/

Turtle Foundation (Cabo Verde)
http://turtle-foundation.org/Projekte/KapverdenBoavista/tabid/181/Default.aspx

Natura 2000 (Cabo Verde)
http://www.tortugasmarinas.org/home_frameset.htmlhttp://www.tortugasmarinas.org/home_frameset.html


Information Sharing Plataform on Sea Turtles conservation in Cabo Verde
http://blogdastartarugas.blogs.sapo.cv/2950.htmlhttp://blogdastartarugas.blogs.sapo.cv/2950.html

 

 

SÃO TOMÉ E PRÍNCIPE

 

Collection of scientific publications on Sea Turtles in São Tomé e Príncipe:

http://tartarugasstomeprincipe.org/ciencia/

  

Sada Project (Príncipe Island)
http://tartarugasstomeprincipe.org/programa-sada/

 

 

GUINÉ BISSAU

 

Paulo Catry, Castro Barbosa, Bruno Paris, Bucar Indjai, Amadeu Almeida, Benoit Limoges, Cristina Silva, and Honório Pereira (2009) Status, Ecology, and Conservation of Sea Turtles in Guinea-Bissau. Chelonian Conservation and Biology: December 2009, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 150-160. 

http://www.seaturtle.org/PDF/CatryP_2009_ChelonConservBiol.pdf

http://www.seaturtle.org/PDF/GodleyBJ_2010_JApplEcol.pdf

 

 

ANGOLA

 

Weir, C.R. et al., 2007. Nesting and at-sea distribution of marine turtles in Angola, West Africa, 2000–2006: occurrence, threats and conservation implications.Oryx, 41(2), p.276-284
http://www.seaturtle.org/PDF/Weir_2007_Oryx.pdf

  

 

LINKS FOR INTERESTING WEBSITES:

 

SWOT - The State of the World's Sea Turtles

http://seaturtlestatus.org/

 

WIDECAST - Wider Caribbean Sea Turtle Conservation Network

http://www.widecast.org/


TAMAR Project - Brasilian Program for the Conservation of Sea Turtles

http://projetotamar.org.br/index.php

 

Sea Turtles Global Network

http://www.seaturtle.org


 

 

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