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1 30 Addison, D. S., M. C. Kraus, A. M. Foley, and L. W. Richardson. 1996. Marine turtle (Caretta caretta, Chelonia mydas) nesting on Florida's lower west coast—Collier County, 1994. Pages 1–4 in J. A. Keinath, D. E. Barnard, J. A. Musick, and B. A. Bell, compilers. Proceedings of the 15th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-387.
2 318 Anonymous. 1981. Sea turtle activity on refuges reported. Endangered Species Technical Bulletin 6(7):7.
3 433 Anonymous. 1991. Sea turtle nesting summary. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Land Use Planning and Biological Services, Resource Management Notes 3(2):8.
4 627 Atencio, D. E. 1987. Survey of marine turtle nesting activity on Eglin AFB in 1987. Unpublished Report to Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, USA. 24pp.
5 707 Bacon, P. R., F. Berry, K. Bjorndal, H. Hirth, L. Ogren, and M. Weber, editors. 1984. Proceedings of the western Atlantic turtle symposium. RSMAS Publication, Miami, Florida, USA. Volume 1, 306pp.; Volume 2, 318pp.; Volume 3, 514pp.
6 9972 Bovery, C. M., and J. Wyneken. 2013. Spatial and temporal distributions of sea turtles within the Florida Current and surrounding waters and their implications for oceanic energy development. Pages 127–128 (abstract) in T. Tucker, L. Belskis, A. Panagopoulou, A. Rees, M. Frick, K. Williams, R. LeRoux, and K. Stewart, compilers. Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-645.
7 1101 Bowen, B. W., J. C. Avise, J. I. Richardson, A. B. Meylan, D. Margaritoulis, and S. R. Hopkins-Murphy. 1993. Population structure of loggerhead turtles (Caretta caretta) in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea. Conservation Biology 7:834–844.
8 1218 Bullis, H. R., Jr., and S. B. Drummond. 1978. Sea turtle captures of the southeastern United States by exploratory fishing vessels 1950–1976. Pages 45–50 in G. E. Henderson, editor. Proceedings of the Florida and interregional conference on sea turtles. Florida Marine Research Publication No. 33.
9 1237 Burney, C., and C. Mattison. 1992. Sea turtle conservation program Broward County, Florida. 1992 report. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Biological Resources Division, Marine Resources Section, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA. 52pp.
10 1299 Caldwell, D. K., and A. Carr. 1957. Status of the sea turtle fishery in Florida. Transactions of the North American Wildlife Conference 22:457–462.
11 1435 Carr, A. F., Jr., D. R. Jackson, and J. B. Iverson. 1977. Marine turtles. Pages XIV1–XIV45 in A summary and analysis of environmental information on the Continental Shelf and Blake Plateau from Cape Hatteras to Cape Canaveral. Volume 1, Book 3. Center for Natural Areas, South Gardiner, Maine, USA.
12 1573 Committee on Sea Turtle Conservation. 1990. Decline of the sea turtles: causes and prevention. National Academy Press, Washington, D.C., USA. 259pp.
13 1585 Conley, W. J., and B. A. Hoffman. 1987. Nesting activity of sea turtles in Florida, 1979–1985. Florida Scientist 50:201–210.
14 1597 Cooley, N. R. 1978. An inventory of the estuarine fauna in the vicinity of Pensacola, Florida. Florida Marine Research Publication No. 31. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Marine Research Laboratory, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA. 119pp.
15 1638 Cox, J. H., H. F. Percival, and S. V. Colwell. 1994. Impact of vehicular traffic on beach habitat and wildlife at Cape San Blas, Florida. U.S. Biological Survey Technical Report 50, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 44pp.
16 1725 Davis, G. E., and M. C. Whiting. 1977. Loggerhead sea turtle nesting in Everglades National Park, Florida. Herpetologica 33:18–28.
17 1996 Dodd, C. K., Jr. 1990. Caretta caretta (Linnaeus). Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 483.1–7.
18 1997 Dodd, C. K., Jr. 1990. Caretta Rafinesque. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 482.1–2.
19 2003 Dodd, C. K., Jr. 1992. Loggerhead sea turtle, Caretta caretta (Linnaeus). Pages 128–134 in P. E. Moler, editor. Rare and endangered biota of Florida. Volume III. Amphibians and reptiles. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
20 2098 Duellman, W. E., and A. Schwartz. 1958. Amphibians and reptiles of southern Florida. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 3:181–324.
21 2165 Ehrhart, L. M. 1976. Initial results of studies of marine turtles in Mosquito Lagoon, Merritt Island NWR, Brevard County, Florida. Florida Scientist 39(Supplement 1):3 (abstract).
22 2172 Ehrhart, L. M. 1980. A continuation of baseline studies for environmentally monitoring space transportation systems (STS) at John F. Kennedy Space Center. Volume 4: threatened and endangered species of the Kennedy Space Center. Part 1. Marine turtle studies. Final Report to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Kennedy Space Center, NASA Contract Report 163122. 416pp.
23 2194 Ehrhart, L. M., and P. W. Raymond. 1982. 1981 marine turtle reconnaissance interim progress report to the Department of the Army, Jacksonville District, Corps of Engineers. Professional engineering services for monitoring and preparation of a reconnaissance report of turtle nesting success, Melbourne and Indialantic Beaches, Brevard County, Florida. University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA. Contract No. DACW17-81-C-0014. 19pp.
24 10630 Enge, K. M. 2019. Caretta caretta (Linnaeus 1758). Loggerhead sea turtle. Pages 219–222 in K. L. Krysko, K. M. Enge, and P. E. Moler, editors. Amphibians and reptiles of Florida. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
25 2283 Ernest, R. G., R. E. Martin, N. Williams-Walls, and J. R. Wilcox. 1989. Population dynamics of sea turtles utilizing shallow coastal waters off Hutchinson Island, Florida. Pages 57–59 in S. A. Eckert, K. L. Eckert, and T. H. Richardson, compilers. Proceedings of the 9th Annual Workshop on Sea Turtle Conservation and Biology. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFC-232.
26 2373 Fletemeyer, J. R. 1979. Sea turtle monitoring project, 1979 report. Cooperative Sea Turtle Monitoring Program, Nova University and the Broward County Environmental Quality Control Board, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. 64pp.
27 2375 Fletemeyer, J. R. 1980. Pompano Beach sea turtle conservation program. 1980 report. Unpublished Report to the Pompano Beach City Commission, Pompano Beach, Florida, USA.
28 2376 Fletemeyer, J. R. 1980. Sea turtle monitoring project, 1980 report. Cooperative Sea Turtle Monitoring Program, Nova University and the Broward County Environmental Quality Control Board, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. 88pp.
29 2377 Fletemeyer, J. R. 1981. Sea turtle monitoring project, 1981 report. Cooperative Sea Turtle Monitoring Program, Nova University and the Broward County Environmental Quality Control Board, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. 82pp.
30 2378 Fletemeyer, J. R. 1982. Sea turtle monitoring project, 1982 report. Cooperative Sea Turtle Monitoring Program, Nova University and the Broward County Environmental Quality Control Board, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. 95pp.
31 2379 Fletemeyer, J. R. 1983. Sea turtle monitoring project, 1983 report. Cooperative Sea Turtle Monitoring Program, Nova University/New York Institute's Technical Press Research Series, Dania, Florida, USA. 57pp.
32 2380 Fletemeyer, J. R. 1984. Sea turtle monitoring project, 1984 report. Report to the Broward County Environmental Quality Control Board, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. 72pp.
33 2381 Fletemeyer, J. R. 1985. Sea turtle monitoring project report. Report to the Broward County Environmental Quality Control Board, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. 25pp.
34 2382 Fletemeyer, J. R. 1986. Sea turtle conservation project Broward County, Florida, 1986 report. Broward County Erosion District, Environmental Quality Control Board, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. 30pp.
35 2463 Fowler, H. W. 1906. Some cold-blooded vertebrates from the Florida Keys. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 58:77–113.
36 2528 Fritts, T. H., A. B. Irvine, R. D. Jennings, L. A. Collum, W. Hoffman, and M. A. McGehee. 1983. Turtles, birds, and mammals in the northern Gulf of Mexico and nearby Atlantic waters. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Division of Biological Services FWS/OBS-82/65. 455pp.
37 2530 Fritts, T. H., and R. P. Reynolds. 1981. Pilot study of the marine mammals, birds and turtles in OCS areas of the Gulf of Mexico. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Office of Biological Services FWS/OBS-81/36. 139pp.
38 2531 Fritts, T. H., R. P. Reynolds, and M. A. McGehee. 1983. The distribution and abundance of marine turtles in the Gulf of Mexico and nearby Atlantic waters. Journal of Herpetology 17:327–344.
39 2571 Garmestani, A. S., H. F. Percival, K. G. Rice, and K. M. Portier. 1997. Sea turtle nesting in the Ten Thousand Islands of Florida. USGS-Biological Resources Division Technical Report 56, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 96pp.
40 2803 Guseman, J. L., and L. M. Ehrhart. 1989. A comparative analysis of marine turtle reproductive success at Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, 1987–1988. Pages 231–233 in S. A. Eckert, K. L. Eckert, and T. H. Richardson, compilers. Proceedings of the 9th Annual Workshop on Sea Turtle Conservation and Biology. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFC-232.
41 2816 Haley, D. 1977. Let's help the Atlantic loggerhead. National Parks & Conservation Magazine 51(2):12–15.
42 2877 Harris, B. A., W. J. Conley, and J. A. Huff. 1984. The status of Florida's nesting sea turtle populations from 1979 through 1983. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Bureau of Marine Research, and Florida Institute of Oceanography, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA. 26pp.
43 2992 Henwood, T. A. 1987. Sea turtles of the southeastern United States, with emphasis on the life history and population dynamics of the loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta. Dissertation, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA. 181pp.
44 3080 Hoffman, W., and T. H. Fritts. 1981. Sea turtle distribution along the Gulf Stream boundary off eastern Florida. Page 49 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of the 24th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles and the 29th Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, 9–14 August 1981, Memphis State University, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
45 3081 Hoffman, W., and T. H. Fritts. 1982. Sea turtle distribution along the boundary of the Gulf Stream current off eastern Florida. Herpetologica 38:405–409.
46 3124 Hopkins, S. R., and J. I. Richardson, editors. 1984. A recovery plan for marine turtles. National Marine Fisheries Service, Washington, D.C., USA. 355pp.
47 3187 Ingle, R. M., and F. G. W. Smith. 1949. Sea turtles and the turtle industry of the West Indies, Florida and the Gulf of Mexico, with annotated bibliography. Special Publication University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, USA. 107pp.
48 3191 Irvine, A. B., J. E. Caffin, and H. I. Kochman. 1981. Aerial surveys for manatees and dolphins in western peninsular Florida with notes on sighting of sea turtles. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Office of Biological Services FWS/OBS-80/50. 21pp.
49 3359 Johnson, A. F., and M. G. Barbour. 1990. Dunes and maritime forests. Pages 429–480 in R. L. Myers and J. J. Ewel, editors. Ecosystems of Florida. University of Central Florida Press, Orlando, Florida, USA.
50 3646 Lamont, M. M., H. F. Percival, L. G. Pearlstine, S. V. Colwell, and R. R. Carthy. 1998. Sea turtle nesting activity along Eglin Air Force Base on Cape San Blas and Santa Rosa Island, Florida from 1994 to 1997. USGS Biological Resources Division, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Technical Report No. 59, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 52pp.
51 3689 Layne, J. N., J. A. Stallcup, G. E. Woolfenden, M. N. McCauley, and D. J. Worley. 1977. Fish and wildlife inventory of the seven-county region included in the Central Florida Phosphate Industry Areawide Environmental Impact Study. U.S. Department of Commerce, National Technical Information Services PB-278 456, Volume 1. 643pp.
52 3708 LeBuff, C. R., Jr. 1990. The loggerhead turtle in the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Caretta Research, Sanibel Island, Florida, USA. 216pp.
53 3711 LeBuff, C. R., Jr., and P.D. Hagan. 1978. The role of aerial surveys in estimating nesting populations of the loggerhead turtle. Pages 31–33 in G. E. Henderson, editor. Proceedings of the Florida and interregional conference on sea turtles. Florida Marine Research Publication No. 33.
54 3826 Lohoefener, R. R., W. Hoggard, C. L. Roden, K. D. Mullin, and C. M. Rogers. 1988. Distribution and relative abundance of surfaced sea turtles in the north-central Gulf of Mexico. Pages 47–50 (abstract) in B. A. Schroeder, compiler. Proceedings of the 8th Annual Workshop on Sea Turtle Conservation and Biology. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFC-214.
55 3871 Lund, F. 1974. Marine turtle nesting in the United States. Unpublished Report to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Washington, D.C.
56 3875 Lund, F. 1978. Atlantic loggerhead, Caretta caretta caretta (Linnaeus). Pages 35–36 in R. W. McDiarmid, editor. Rare and endangered biota of Florida. Volume 3. Amphibians and reptiles. University Presses of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
57 3916 Mann, T. M. 1977. Impact of developed coastline on nesting and hatchling sea turtles in southeastern Florida. M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 100pp.
58 4272 Meylan, A., B. Schroeder, and A. Mosier. 1995. Sea turtle nesting activity in the State of Florida 1979–1992. Florida Marine Research Publication No. 52. 51pp.
59 4307 Miller, J. B. 1995. 1994 sea turtle survey. Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Resource Management Notes 7(3):14–15, 23–25.
60 4309 Miller, J. B. 1996. FPS 1996 marine turtle nesting data. Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Florida Park Service, Resource Management Notes 8(4):87–88.
61 4478 Muller, J. W. 1989. Matrix of habitats and distribution by county of rare/endangered species in Florida. Florida Natural Areas Inventory, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 91pp.
62 9102 National Marine Fisheries Service and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2008. Recovery plan for the Northwest Atlantic population of the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta). Second revision. National Marine Fisheries Service, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA. 325pp.
63 4581 National Research Council. 1990. Decline of the sea turtles: causes and prevention. National Academy Press, Washington, D.C. 280pp
64 4938 Possardt, E. 1988. Sea turtle conservation in the southeastern continental United States. Endangered Species Technical Bulletin 13(8):1, 3–5.
65 5040 Qian, L., D. Carson, L. Wood, and C. Johnson. 2000. Analysis of trends in loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) nesting densities along a southeast Florida beach, USA, 1990–1997. Pages 287–291 in H. J. Kalb and T. Wibbels, compilers. Proceedings of the 19th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-443.
66 5068 Redfoot, W. E., and L. M. Ehrhart. 1989. Marine turtle nesting and reproductive success in south Brevard County, Florida, 1982–1988. Pages 249–251 in S. A. Eckert, K. L. Eckert, and T. H. Richardson, compilers. Proceedings of the 9th Annual Workshop on Sea Turtle Conservation and Biology. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFC-232.
67 5235 Rudloe, J. 1988. The wilderness coast: adventures of a Gulf Coast naturalist. E. P. Dutton, New York, New York, USA. 262pp.
68 5362 Schreoder, B. A., and A. A. Warner. 1988. 1987 annual report of the sea turtle stranding and salvage network, Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the United States, January– December 1987. National Marine Fisheries Service, Coastal Research Division Contribution No. CRD-87/88-28. 45pp.
69 5347 Schroeder, B. A. 1987. 1986 annual report of the sea turtle stranding and salvage network Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the United States January–December 1986. National Marine Fisheries Service, Coastal Research Division Contribution No. CRD 87/88-12. 45pp.
70 5361 Schroeder, B. A., and N. B. Thompson. 1987. Distribution of the loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta, and the leatherback turtle, Dermochelys coriacea, in the Cape Canaveral, Florida, area: results of aerial surveys. Pages 45–54 in W. N. Witzell, editor. Ecology of East Florida sea turtles. Proceedings of the Cape Canaveral, Florida, sea turtle workshop, 26–27 February 1985, Miami, Florida, USA. NOAA Technical Report NMFS No. 53.
71 5360 Schroeder, B. A., and N. B. Thompson. n.d. Distribution of the loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta, and the leatherback turtle, Dermochelys coriacea, in the Cape Canaveral, Florida area: results of aerial surveys. National Marine Fisheries Service, Fisheries Analysis Division Contribution ML1-85-15.
72 8881 Science Applications International Corporation. 2006. Final threatened and endangered species component plan. Prepared for Department of the Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. 254pp.
73 5450 Shoop, C. R., C. A. Ruckdeschel, and N. B. Thompson. 1985. Sea turtles in the southeast United States: nesting activity as derived from aerial and ground surveys, 1982. Herpetologica 41:252–259.
74 5479 Smith, F. G. W. 1954. Taxonomy and distribution of sea turtles. Pages 513–515 in Gulf of Mexico: its origin, waters, and marine life. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Fishery Bulletin 89, Washington, D.C., USA.
75 5534 South Florida Water Management District. 1991. Draft surface water improvement and management plan for the Everglades. Supporting information document. The District, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA. 465pp.
76 9980 Stephens, B. S., C. E. Hackett, M. M. Lamont, and R. R. Carthy. 2013. Summarizing in-water sea turtle research in St. Joseph Bay, Florida. Pages 160–161 (abstract) in T. Tucker, L. Belskis, A. Panagopoulou, A. Rees, M. Frick, K. Williams, R. LeRoux, and K. Stewart, compilers. Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-645.
77 5598 Sternberg, J. 1981. The worldwide distribution of sea turtle nesting beaches. Center for Environmental Education, Washington, D.C.
78 5664 Stoneburner, D. L. 1981. Summary of the loggerhead sea turtle research project conducted at Canaveral National Seashore, Cumberland Island National Seashore, Cape Lookout National Seashore: a final report. U.S. National Park Service Resource Management Report R/RM/SER-39. 36pp.
79 5792 Thompson, N. B. 1983. Abundance of female Caretta caretta (loggerhead turtles) nesting along the Southeast U.S. coast: 1982 nesting season. National Marine Fisheries Service, Miami, Florida, USA. (Unpublished Report)
80 5793 Thompson, N. B. 1988. The status of loggerhead, Caretta caretta; Kemp's ridley, Lepidochelys kempi; and green, Chelonia mydas, sea turtles in U.S. waters. Marine Fisheries Review 50:16–23.
81 5908 Turtle Expert Working Group. 1998. An assessment of the Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) and loggerhead (Caretta caretta) sea turtle populations in the western North Atlantic. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-409. 96pp.
82 6578 UCF Marine Turtle Research Group and Landscape Ecology Class. 2002. Spatiotemporal distribution of marine turtle nests in South Brevard County (Florida, US) and the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge 1989–1999. Pages 164–165 in A. Mosier, A. Foley, and B. Brost, compilers. Proceedings of the 20th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-477.
83 6748 Weishampel, J. F., D. A. Bagley, L. M. Ehrhart, and B. L. Rodenbeck. 2003. Spatiotemporal patterns of annual sea turtle nesting behaviors along an east central Florida beach. Biological Conservation 110:295–303.
84 6130 Wiese, V., T. East, and B. Perry. 1989. Tagging of adult female loggerheads along the southwest coast of Florida. S. A. Eckert, K. L. Eckert, and T. H. Richardson, compilers. Pages 267–269 in Proceedings of the 9th Annual Workshop on Sea Turtle Conservation and Biology. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFC-232.
85 6166 Wilmers, T. J. . 1994. Characteristics and management potential of sea turtle nesting areas in the Florida Keys National Wildlife Refuges. Pages 164–165 in K. A. Bjorndal, A. B. Bolten, D. A. Johnson, and P. J. Eliazar, compilers. Proceedings of the 14th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-351.
86 6245 Witherington, B. E., and C. M. Koeppel. 2000. Sea turtle nesting in Florida, USA, during the decade 1989–1998: an analysis of trends. Pages 94–96 in H. J. Kalb and T. Wibbels, compilers. Proceedings of the 19th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-443.
87 8263 Witherington, B., M. Bresette, and R. Herren. 2006. Chelonia mydas – green turtle. Pages 90–104 in P. A. Meylan, editor. Biology and conservation of Florida turtles. Chelonian Research Monographs No. 3.
88 8262 Witherington, B., R. Herren, and M. Bresette. 2006. Caretta caretta – loggerhead sea turtle. Pages 74–89 in P. A. Meylan, editor. Biology and conservation of Florida turtles. Chelonian Research Monographs No. 3.
89 9237 Witt, M. J., L. A. Hawkes, M. H. Godfrey, B. J. Godley, and A. C. Broderick. 2010. Predicting the impacts of climate change on a globally distributed species: the case of the loggerhead turtle. Journal of Experimental Biology 213:901–911.

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