Presentations at the Annual International Sea Turtle Symposium

List of Scientific Publications

28th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium, Loreto, Baja California Sur, MEXICO - 2008
Cristina Ordoñez, Emma Harrison, Earl Possardt, David Godfrey, Argelis Ruiz, Peter Meylan, and Anne Meylan. Escudo De Veraguas Island: Another Important Nesting Site For The Hawksbill Turtle (Eretmocheylys Imbricata) In The Ngöbe-Buglé Autonomous Region, Bocas Del Toro, Panama.

Marydele Donnelly. ICCAT: the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas or the International Commission for the Capture of Atlantic Turtles?

Emma Harrison, Roxana Silman, Eduardo Chamorro, Enrique Obando, and Ana Sanchez. Turtle Spotter Program: Creative New Funding Source Aids Turtle Conservation Activities And Community Projects In Tortuguero, Costa Rica.

Emma Harrison, Daniel R. Evans, Emile Lemuel Pemberton, David Godfrey. New Tracking Project Provides Interesting Data On Migratory Behaviour And Habitat Use Of Eastern Caribbean Hawksbill Turtles. | Poster Version

Cristina Ordoñez, Emma Harrison, Earl Possardt, David Godfrey, Argelis Ruiz, Peter Meylan, and Anne Meylan. The Role Of Indigenous Communities In Sea Turtle Conservation Efforts In The Ngöbe - Buglé Comarca Of Panama.

27th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, USA - 2007
Daniel R. Evans, Cristina Ordoñez, Sebastian Troëng, and Carlos Drews. Satellite Tracking Of Leatherback Turtles From Caribbean Central America Reveals Unexpected Foraging Grounds.

Andrea de Haro, Sebastian Troëng, and Emma Harrison. How Can Monitoring of Hatching Success Inform Sea Turtle Management?

26th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium, Island of Crete, Greece - 2006
Andrea de Haro, Sebastian Troëng, Emma Harrison, Roxana Silman, Daynier Rodríguez, and Enrique Obando. Evaluation Of New Turtle-Tour Visitation System At Tortuguero, Costa Rica.

Carlos Drews, Sandra Andraka, and Sebastian Troëng. Marine Turtle Conservation And Livelihoods Of Coastal Communities - Toward A Concept And Indicators To Understand And Enhance Our Socioeconomic Impact.

Anne B. Meylan, Inocencio Castillo, Natalia Decastro, Cristina Ordoñez, Sebastian Troëng, Argelis Ruiz, and Peter A. Meylan. Bastimentos Island National Marine Park And Playa Chiriquí: Protected Areas Vital To The Recovery Of The Hawksbill Turtle (Eretmochelys Imbricata) In Caribbean Panama.

David Smith, Kelly Matheson, Ian Kellett, and Sebastian Troëng. "La Comunidad" - Tortuguero, Costa Rica.

Sebastian Troëng and Milani Chaloupka. Evaluation of Remigration Intervals As Indicators For How Well Sea Turtle Populations Fulfill Their Ecological Roles.

25th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium, Savannah, Georgia, USA - 2005
Sebastian Troëng. Long-Term Nesting Beach Studies: Insights And Outcomes From The Tortuguero Program.

David Godfrey, Daniel Evans and Gary Appelson. Florida's Sea Turtle License Plate Makes Good On Its Promise To "Help Sea Turtles Survive" By Funding The Sea Turtle Grants Program.

Sebastian Troëng, Gale Bishop, Milani Chaloupka, Jean-Yves Georges, Graeme Hays, Rebecca Lewison, Phillip Miller, Felix Moncada, and + 12 more authors. Atlantic Leatherback Strategy Retreat At St Catherines Island.

Emma Harrison, Sebastian Troëng, and Mark Fletcher. Jaguar Predation Of Green Turtles (Chelonia Mydas) At Tortuguero, Costa Rica - Current Trends And Conservation Implications.

Anne Savage, Jessica Koelsch, Daniel R. Evans, Lance Miller, Alison Gordon, Gerry Heyes, Gary Appelson, Kathy Lehnhardt, Denise Leeming, and Takako Hashimoto. Neighbors Ensuring Sea Turtle Survival (NESTS): A Community Program To Increase Awareness And Action For The Conservation Of Sea Turtles Near The Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge.

24th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium, San José, Costa Rica - 2004
Sebastian Troëng and Carlos Drews. Money Talks: Economic Aspects of Marine Turtle Use and Conservation.

Sebastian Troëng, Carmen Castro and Eduardo Chamorro. Economic Consequences of the Green Turtle Ban in Costa Rica.

Keynote Address by Sebastian Troëng. Marine Turtles of Costa Rica: Part 1.

Presentation of the Archie Carr Lifetime Achievement Award To Guillermo "Billy" Cruz by David Godfrey

22nd Annual Sea Turtle Symposium, Miami, Florida, USA - 2002
Sebastian Troëng, Jonas Ranstam and Eddy Rankin. Beyond trends: reconciling the concepts of absolute protectionism and sustainable extractive use to achieve "best use" of sea turtles.

Sebastian Troëng, Jeff Mangel and Catalina Reyes. Comparison of Monel 49 and Inconel 681 flipper tag loss in green turtles, Chelonia mydas, nesting at Tortuguero, Costa Rica.

21st Annual Sea Turtle Symposium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - 2001
Daniel Evans and Sebastian Troëng. Using satellite tracking of green, Chelonia mydas, and hawksbill, Eretmochelys imbricata, turtles from Tortuguero, Costa Rica in community and international education.

Sebastian Troëng. Decline of Hawksbill Turtles Eretmochelys Imbricata in Caribbean Costa Rica.

Sebastian Troëng, Didiher Chacón and Belinda Dick. Leatherback Turtle Dermochelys Coriacea Nesting along the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica.

20th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium, Orlando, Florida, USA - 2000
A Few Words by Dr. Archie Carr, III

Daniel Evans and David Godfrey. Turtles in Cyberspace: the Successful Melding of Science, Education and the Internet.

Sebastian Troëng, Eduardo Chamorro and Roxana Silman. Ban and Benefits: Tortuguero at 2000.

Roxana Silman, Danny Rankin, Randall Aruz and Sebastian Troëng. Ban on green turtle fishing results in increased cooperation between fishermen and conservationists.

Sebastian Troëng, Eddy Rankin and Alonso Rankin. Sea turtle depredation by jaguars at Tortuguero National Park, Costa Rica.

Roxana Silman, Lucinda K. Taft and Rolando Castro. Strengthening of sea turtle conservation legislation in Costa Rica.

19th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium, South Padre Island, Texas, USA - 1999
Lucinda K. Taft and Roxana Silman. The cooperative agreement for the conservation of sea turtles of the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama.

Sebastian Troëng. Implementation of a new monitoring protocol at Tortuguero, Costa Rica.

18th International Symposium, Mazatlán, Sinaloa, México - 1998
Lucinda K. Taft, Chris Wold, Thomas T. Ankersen, Lizbeth Espinoza, Mario Boza, Anne Meylan and Peter Meylan. Agreement for the conservation of sea turtles on the Caribbean coast of Panama, Costa Rica and Nicaragua.

Sebastian Troëng and Thomas A. Rankin González. Illegal harvest of nesting green turtles Chelonia mydas in Tortuguero National Park, Costa Rica.

17th International Symposium, Orlando, Florida, USA - 1997
David Godfrey. Anatomy of a successful sea turtle conservation education program.

Roldán A. Valverde, Lucinda K. Taft and David Godfrey. Green turtle program at Tortuguero, Costa Rica.

16th International Symposium, Hilton Head, South Carolina, USA - 1996
Peter Eliazar, Karen Bjorndal and Alan Bolten. Operation Green Turtle Revisited.

14th International Symposium, Hilton Head, South Carolina, USA - 1994
Jeanne Mortimer and Roby Bresson. Individual And Age-Dependent Variations In Clutch Frequency Among Hawksbill Turtles At Cousin Island, Seychelles: 1973-1992.

13th International Symposium, Jekyll Island, Georgia, USA - 1993
Anne Meylan, Peter Meylan and Andrea Mosier. Green Turtles In Developmental Habitat: An Update On The Bermuda Turtle Project.

10th International Symposium, Hilton Head, South Carolina, USA - 1990
Stephen E. Stancyk. Nest Transplantation As A Deterrent To Mammalian Predation At Tortuguero, Costa Rica.

9th International Symposium, Jekyll Island, Georgia, USA - 1989
James Perran Ross and David Carr. Comprehensive Management Plan For 1ortug;Uero. Costa Rica.