TITLE

Kemp's Ridley release set for 1998

AUTHOR(S)
Stauble, Anne M.
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Animals;Nov/Dec97, Vol. 130 Issue 6, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the 1998 scheduled release of Cayman Islands captive-reared Kemp's ridley sea turtles, an endangered sea turtle species into Mexican shores. Arguments of Deborah Crouse of the Center for Marine Conservation (CMC) on the conservation method; Information about the turtle excluder devices (TEDs) of CMC; Comments of Kenneth Hydes, general manager of the Turtle Farm on the conservation act.
ACCESSION #
9711205882

 

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