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1 58 Allen, C. R., E. A. Forys, K. G. Rice, and D. P. Wojcik. 1998. Are red imported fire ants a threat to hatching sea turtles? Page 120 (abstract) in S. P. Epperly and J. Braun, compilers. Proceedings of the 17th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-415.
2 6520 Anderson, Y. 2002. The ecological relationship between the tumor-promoting dinoflagellate, Prorocentrum spp., and fibropapillomatosis in green turtles (Chelonia mydas) in Hawaii and Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 210pp.
3 343 Anonymous. 1986. Regional briefs: Region 4. Endangered Species Technical Bulletin 11(4):11.
4 354 Anonymous. 1987. Field notes. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, The Skimmer 3(2):6.
5 520 Anonymous. 1996. Durable sea turtles facing a new menace—fire ants. Reprinted in League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (August):30.
6 628 Atencio, D. E. 1994. Marine turtle nesting activity on Eglin AFB, Florida, 1987–1992. Pages 201–204 in B. A. Schroeder and B. E. Witherington, compilers. Proceedings of the 13th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-341.
7 1730 Davis, P. W., P. S. Mikkelsen, J. Homcy, and P. J. Dowd. 1994. Sea turtle nesting activity at Jupiter/Carlin Parks in northern Palm Beach County, Florida. Pages 217–220 in B. A. Schroeder and B. E. Witherington, compilers. Proceedings of the 13th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-341.
8 2072 Doren, R. F., and D. T. Jones. 1994. Non-native species management in Everglades National Park. Pages 165–168, 170, 172–175 in D. C. Schmitz and T. C. Brown, project directors. An assessment of invasive non-indigenous species in Florida's public lands. Florida Department of Environmental Protection Technical Report No. TSS-94-100, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
9 2171 Ehrhart, L. M. 1979. Reproductive characteristics and management potential of the sea turtle rookery at Canaveral National Seashore, Florida. Pages 397–399 in R. M. Linn, editor. Proceedings of the First Conference on Scientific Research in the National Parks, Volume 1. U.S. National Park Service Transactions and Proceedings Series No. 5.
10 7573 Engeman, R. M., R. E. Martin, B. Constantin, R. Noel, and J. Woolard. 2003. Monitoring predators to optimize their management for marine turtle nest protection. Biological Conservation 113:171–178.
11 2446 Foote, J. J., N. L. Park, and J. M. Sprinkel. 1998. An increase in marine turtle deaths along the west central coast of Florida: (1995–1996): is red tide the culprit? Pages 180–182 in S. P. Epperly and J. Braun, compilers. Proceedings of the 17th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-415.
12 2455 Forys, E. A., C. R. Allen, D. M. Epperson, and D. P. Wojcik. 1999. Potential impacts from red imported fire ants on turtles. Abstract in G. L. Heinrich and P. A. Meylan, coordinators. A Second Symposium on the Status and Conservation of Florida Turtles and the 1999 Annual Meeting of the Gopher Tortoise Council, 8–11 October 1999, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA.
13 2454 Forys, E., C. R. Allen, D. M. Epperson, and D. P. Wojcik. 2000. Potential impacts from red imported fire ants on turtles. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 20(1):3–4 (abstract).
14 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.
15 2584 George, D. H., A. L. Leach, and M. A. Mercadante. 1994. Cape Canaveral Air Force Station sea turtle preservation program. Pages 225–228 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.
16 2742 Greiner, E. C. 1995. Spirorchiid flukes in green turtles with fibropapillomas. Pages 44–46
17 2743 Greiner, E. C., L. W. Gillette, and E. R. Jacobson. 1998. Helminths in green turtles (Chelonia mydas) from Florida. Page 66 (abstract) in S. P. Epperly and J. Braun, compilers. Proceedings of the 17th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-415.
18 8388 Hannan, L. B., J. D. Roth, L. M. Ehrhart, and J. F. Weishampel. 2007. Dune vegetation fertilization by nesting sea turtles. Ecology 88:1053–1058.
19 6613 Heithaus, M. R., A. Frid, and L. M. Dill. 2002. Shark-inflicted injury frequencies, escape ability and habitat use of green and loggerhead turtles. Marine Biology 140:229–236.
20 2998 Herbst, L. H., E. C. Greiner, L. M. Ehrhart, D. A. Bagley, and P. A. Klein. 1998. Serological association between spirorchidiasis, herpesvirus infection, and fibropapillomatosis in green turtles from Florida. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 34:496–507.
21 7883 Krahe, H. B. 2005. Impact of the red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta) on two species of sea turtle hatchlings. M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 42pp.
22 7742 Kubis, S. A., D. A. Bagley, and L. M. Ehrhart. 2005. Elasmobranch associates of marine turtles on the East Coast of Florida. Pages 220–221 in M. S. Coyne and R. D. Clark, compilers. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-528.
23 3899 Mader, D. 1994. Marathon sea turtle hospital. Reptiles Magazine 2(2):70–72, 74–82, 84–87.
24 8625 Moriarity, J. E., J. A. Sachs, and K. Jones. 2008. Directional locomotion in a turtle barnacle, Chelonibia testudinaria, on green turtles, Chelonia mydas. Marine Turtle Newsletter No. 119:1–4.
25 9547 Nifong, J. C., M. G. Frick, and S. F. Eastman. 2011. Putative predation and scavenging of two sea turtle species by the American alligator, Alligator mississippiensis, in coastal southeastern United States. Herpetological Review 42:511.
26 4723 Ogburn, C. 1979. Island, prairie, marsh and shore. National Geographic Magazine 155:350–381.
27 7752 Osegovic, K., L. M. Ehrhart, and L. Hoffman. 2005. Egg mortality in loggerhead and green sea turtles. Pages 279–280 in M. S. Coyne and R. D. Clark, compilers. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-528.
28 8338 Plog, L. B., J. F. Weishampel, J. D. Roth, and L. M. Ehrhart. 2006. Sea turtle nesting nutrient inputs to dune vegetation: a stable isotope analysis. Pages 156–158 in N. J. Pilcher, compiler. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-536.
29 7045 Popotnik, G. J., and M. B. Epstein. 2003. Characterization of sea turtle nesting trends and depredation rates at the Merritt Island NWR, Kennedy Space Center, Florida. Page 157 (abstract) in J. A. Seminoff, compiler. Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-503.
30 4939 Possardt, E. E. 1991. A conservation program for sea turtles in the southeastern continental United States. Journal of the Alabama Academy of Science 62:35–47.
31 5053 Ratnaswamy, M. J. 1995. Racoon depredation of sea turtle nests at Canaveral National Seashore, Florida: implications for species management and conservation (Caretta caretta, Procyon lotor, Chelonia mydas). Dissertation, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA. 79pp.
32 5129 Riedman, S. R., and R. Witham. 1974. Turtles: extinction or survival? Abelard-Schuman, New York, New York, USA. 156pp.
33 5215 Routa, R. A. 1968. Sea turtle nest survey of Hutchinson Island, Florida. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 30:287–394.
34 7753 Rusenko, K., E. de Maye, A. Cammack, and H. Harder. 2005. The use of hot pepper extract to control mammalian predators–a preliminary study. Pages 300–302 in M. S. Coyne and R. D. Clark, compilers. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-528.
35 5301 Schaefbauer, M. K., M. M. Lamont, S. V. Colwell, H. F. Percival, and L. G. Pearlstine. 1998. Marine turtle nesting biology along Eglin Air Force Base on Santa Rosa Island and Cape San Blas, Florida 1994 to 1996. Page 278 in S. P. Epperly and J. Braun, compilers. Proceedings of the 17th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-415.
36 5346 Schroeder, B. A. 1981. Predation and nest success in two species of marine turtles (Caretta caretta and Chelonia mydas) at Merritt Island, Florida. Florida Scientist 44(Supplement 1):35 (abstract).
37 6761 Werthmiller, L. F. 2000. Carapace epibionts of Caretta caretta, Chelonia mydas, Eretmochelys imbricata, and Lepidochelys kempii from the Gulf of Mexico. Honors Thesis, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA. 68pp.
38 7759 Wetterer, J. K., and L. D. Wood. 2005. Distribution and impact of ants on a sea turtle nesting beach in Palm Beach County, Florida. Pages 351–353 in M. S. Coyne and R. D. Clark, compilers. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-528.
39 8555 Wetterer, J. K., L. D. Wood, C. Johnson, H. Krahe, and S. Fitchett. 2007. Predaceous ants, beach replenishment, and nest placement by sea turtles. Environmental Entomology 36:1084–1091.
40 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.
41 6165 Wilmers, T. J., E. S. Wilmers, M. Miller, and P. Wells. 1996. Imported fire ants (Solenopsis invicta): a growing menace to sea turtles nests in Key West National Wildlife Refuge. Pages 341–343 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.
42 6208 Witham, R. 1974. Neonate sea turtles from stomach of a pelagic fish. Copeia 1974:548.
43 6336 Worth, D. F., and J. B. Smith. 1976. Marine turtle nesting on Hutchinson Island, Florida, in 1973. Florida Marine Research Publication No. 18. 17pp.

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