Distribution of juvenile leatherback sea turtle Dermochelys
Increase of a Caribbean leatherback turtle Dermochelys
coriacea nesting population linked to long-term nest protection.
Leatherback turtle Dermochelys
coriacea Total hook timers triggered Hook timers triggered with catch Hook timers triggered without catch Number of Common name individuals Percentage Swordfish 389 47.
They observed leatherback turtles, Dermochelys
coriacea (47 total), in all the search areas except off the coast at Brownsville, Texas, and commented that this was surprising because leatherbacks have been found stranded in Copano Bay (Gunter and Hildebrand, 1951) and feeding (about 100 turtles) in the surf north of Port Aransas (Leary, 1957).
Distribucion y composicion de tallas de las tortugas marinas (Caretta caretta y Dermochelys
coriacea) que interaction con el palanagre pelagico en el atlantic sur.
Beach use, internesting movement, and migration of leatherback turtles, Dermochelys
coriacea, nesting on the north coast of Papua New Guinea.
was caught (disposition not recorded), and 21 sea turtles were caught, including 15 loggerheads, Caretta caretta (1 discarded, 11 released alive, 3 unknown disposition); one leatherback, Dermochelys
coriacea, of unknown disposition, and five unknown species (unknown disposition).
These regulations include Turtle Exclusion Devices (commonly known as TED's) that protect sea turtles (Caretta caretta, Chelonia mydas, Dermochelys
coriacea, Eretmochelys imbricata, and Lepidochelys kempii) from being caught in the nets, and Bycatch Reduction Devices (BRD's) that protect finfish.
Age and growth in leatherback sea turtles, Dermochelys
coriacea (Testudines, Dermochelyidae): a skeletochronological analysis.
australis) Bird Crane, whooping Grus americana Curlew, Eskimo Numenius borealis Falcon, American peregrine Falco peregrinus anatum Murrelet, marbled Brachyramphus marmoratus marmoratus Owl, northern spotted Strix occidentalis caurina Plover, piping Charadrius melodus Tern, roseate Sterna dougallii dougallii Warbler, Kirtland's Dendroica kirtlandii Reptile Turtle, leatherback sea Dermochelys
coriacea Clam/Mussel Riffleshell, northern Epioblasma torulosa rangiana Wedgemussel, dwarf Alasmidonta heterodon Fish Cisco, blackfin Coregonus nigripinnis Sturgeon, short, nose Acipenser brevirostrum Sturgeon, white (Kootenai River Acipenser transmontanus pop.
The migration of a tagged leatherback turtle, Dermochelys
coriacea, from French Guiana, South America, to Newfoundland, Canada, in 128 days.
Some of these threatened and endangered species, including certain species of sea turtles (for example, the leatherback turtle, Dermochelys
coriacea), Pacific salmon (for example, some evolutionarily significant units of chum salmon, Oncorhynchus keta, and marine mammals (for example, the northern fight whale, Eubalaena glacialis), are captured or taken as bycatch in the nation's fisheries.
By the spring, loggerhead sea turtles, Caretta caretta, were sighted as far north as Delaware Bay and leatherback sea turtles, Dermochelys
coriacea, were more widely distributed farther north (Shoop and Kenney, 1992).
Struvite faecolith in the leatherback turtle Dermochelys
coriacea vandelli: a means of packaging garbage?
coastal waters: green, Chelonia mydas; loggerhead, Caretta caretta; Kemp's ridley, Lepidochelys kempi; hawksbill, Eretmochelys imbricata; and leatherback, Dermochelys