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Global Conservation Priorities for Marine Turtles

  • Bryan P. Wallace mail,

    b.wallace@conservation.org

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Global Marine Division, Conservation International, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Division of Marine Science and Conservation, Duke University, Beaufort, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Andrew D. DiMatteo,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Marine Geospatial Ecology Laboratory, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Alan B. Bolten,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research and Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

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  • Milani Y. Chaloupka,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Ecological Modelling Services, Pty Ltd, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

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  • Brian J. Hutchinson,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Global Marine Division, Conservation International, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America

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  • F. Alberto Abreu-Grobois,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Unidad Académica Mazatlán, Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mazatlán, Sinaloa, México

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  • Jeanne A. Mortimer,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America, Island Conservation Society, Victoria, Mahé, Republic of Seychelles

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  • Jeffrey A. Seminoff,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Marine Turtle Ecology and Assessment Program, Southwest Fisheries Science Center, NOAA-National Marine Fisheries Service, La Jolla, California, United States of America

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  • Diego Amorocho,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Centro de Investigación para el Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo, Cali, Colombia

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  • Karen A. Bjorndal,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research and Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

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  • Jérôme Bourjea,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Laboratoire Ressources Halieutiques, IFREMER, Île de la Réunion, France

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  • Brian W. Bowen,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, Kaneohe, Hawaii, United States of America

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  • Raquel Briseño Dueñas,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Banco de Información sobre Tortugas Marinas (BITMAR), Unidad Mazatlán, Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mazatlán, Sinaloa, México

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  • Paolo Casale,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Department of Biology and Biotechnology “Charles Darwin,” University of Rome “La Sapienza,” Rome, Italy, WWF Mediterranean Turtle Programme, World Wildlife Fund-Italy, Rome, Italy

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  • B. C. Choudhury,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Department of Endangered Species Management, Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India

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  • Alice Costa,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, World Wildlife Fund-Mozambique, Maputo, Mozambique

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  • Peter H. Dutton,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Southwest Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, La Jolla, California, United States of America

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  • Alejandro Fallabrino,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Karumbé, Montevideo, Uruguay

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  • Elena M. Finkbeiner,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Division of Marine Science and Conservation, Duke University, Beaufort, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Alexandre Girard,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Association RENATURA, Albens, France, and Pointe-Noire, Congo

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  • Marc Girondot,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Laboratoire d'Ecologie, Systématique et Evolution, Université Paris-Sud, Orsay, France

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  • Mark Hamann,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia

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  • Brendan J. Hurley,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Global Marine Division, Conservation International, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America

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  • Milagros López-Mendilaharsu,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Projeto Tamar-ICMBio/Fundação Pro Tamar, Salvador, Bahía, Brazil, Department of Ecology, Institute of Biology, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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  • Maria Angela Marcovaldi,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Projeto Tamar-ICMBio/Fundação Pro Tamar, Salvador, Bahía, Brazil

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  • John A. Musick,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Virginia Institute of Marine Sciences, College of William and Mary, Gloucester Point, Virginia, United States of America

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  • Ronel Nel,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, School of Environmental Sciences, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Summerstrand Campus, South Africa

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  • Nicolas J. Pilcher,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Marine Research Foundation, Sabah, Malaysia

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  • Sebastian Troëng,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Global Marine Division, Conservation International, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Department of Animal Ecology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden, Scientific Advisory Committee, Sea Turtle Conservancy, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

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  • Blair Witherington,

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Melbourne Beach, Florida, United States of America

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  • Roderic B. Mast

    Affiliations: IUCN/SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group – Burning Issues Working Group, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America, Global Marine Division, Conservation International, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America

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  • Published: September 28, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0024510
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

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