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1 134 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1957. Another record of the Atlantic leatherback, Dermochelys c. coriacea, nesting on the Florida coast. Copeia 1957:143–144.
2 308 Anonymous. 1980. Leatherback turtle, Dermochelys coriacea coriacea. Indigo, News Bulletin of the Florida Herpetological Society 1:52–54.
3 417 Anonymous. 1991. Leatherbacks hatch. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Land Use Planning and Biological Services, Resource Management Notes 3(4):12.
4 433 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.
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 1147 Breininger, D. R., M. J. Barkaszi, R. B. Smith, D. M. Oddy, and J. A. Provancha. 1994. Endangered and potentially endangered wildlife on John F. Kennedy Space Center and faunal integrity as a goal for maintaining biological diversity. NASA Technical Memorandum 109204, Kennedy Space Center, Florida, USA. 451pp.
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 8736 Burgess, J., and C. Eastman. 2008. Dermochelys coriacea (Atlantic leatherback sea turtle). Herpetological Review 39:213.
10 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.
11 1295 Caldwell, D. K. 1959. On the status of the Atlantic leatherback turtle, Dermochelys coriacea coriacea, as a visitant to Florida nesting beaches, with natural history notes. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 21:285–291.
12 1300 Caldwell, D. K., A. Carr, and T. R. Hellier, Jr. 1956. A nest of the Atlantic leatherback turtle, Dermochelys coriacea coriacea (Linnaeus), on the Atlantic Coast of Florida, with a summary of American nesting records. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 18:279–284.
13 1310 Calleson, T. J., G. O. Bailey, and H. L. Edmiston. 1998. Rare nesting occurrence of the leatherback sea turtle, Dermochelys coriacea, in northwest Florida, USA. Herpetological Review 29:14–15.
14 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.
15 1479 Charest, B. 1993. Leatherback nest at Guana River. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Resource Management, Resource Management Notes 5(3):5.
16 1573 Committee on Sea Turtle Conservation. 1990. Decline of the sea turtles: causes and prevention. National Academy Press, Washington, D.C., USA. 259pp.
17 1585 Conley, W. J., and B. A. Hoffman. 1987. Nesting activity of sea turtles in Florida, 1979–1985. Florida Scientist 50:201–210.
18 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.
19 8090 Desjardin, N. A. 2005. Spatial, temporal, and dietary overlap of leatherback sea turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) and ocean sunfishes (family Molidae). M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 103pp.
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 10635 Enge, K. M. 2019. Dermochelys coriacea (Vandelli 1761). Loggerhead sea turtle. Pages 233–236 in K. L. Krysko, K. M. Enge, and P. E. Moler, editors. Amphibians and reptiles of Florida. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
22 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.
23 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.
24 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.
25 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.
26 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.
27 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.
28 2381 Fletemeyer, J. R. 1985. Sea turtle monitoring project report. Report to the Broward County Environmental Quality Control Board, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. 25pp.
29 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.
30 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.
31 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.
32 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.
33 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.
34 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.
35 2977 Helmstetter, A., and D. Atencio. 1997. Eglin Air Force Base and sea turtle nesting: a success story. University of Michigan School of Natural Resources, Endangered Species Update 14(9 & 10):3–5.
36 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.
37 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.
38 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.
39 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.
40 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.
41 3542 Knowlton, A. R., and B. Weigle. 1989. A note on the distribution of leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) along the Florida coast in February 1988. Pages 83–85 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.
42 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.
43 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.
44 3830 Longieliere, T. J., G. O. Bailey, and H. L. Edmiston. 1998. Unusual accounts of leatherback nesting in northwest Florida. Pages 233–235 (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.
45 3871 Lund, F. 1974. Marine turtle nesting in the United States. Unpublished Report to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Washington, D.C.
46 3874 Lund, F. 1978. Atlantic leatherback, Dermochelys coriacea (Linnaeus). Pages 54–55 in R. W. McDiarmid, editor. Rare and endangered biota of Florida. Volume 3. Amphibians and reptiles. University Presses of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
47 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.
48 4307 Miller, J. B. 1995. 1994 sea turtle survey. Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Resource Management Notes 7(3):14–15, 23–25.
49 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.
50 4425 Morford, B. 1994. Leatherbacks in the Gulf. Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Office of Resource Management, Resource Management Notes 6(1):4.
51 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.
52 4581 National Research Council. 1990. Decline of the sea turtles: causes and prevention. National Academy Press, Washington, D.C. 280pp
53 7750 Nicholas, M. A., T. L. Davis, K. A. Berry, R. R. Russell, A. P. Diller, and M. K. Moore. 2005. Two additional species of marine turtle nest within Gulf Islands National Seashore's Florida District. Pages 264 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.
54 4674 Nichols, V. A., and C. H. du Toit. 1983. A leatherback returns to Flagler County: a new northern nesting record for the U.S. Atlantic coast. Herpetological Review 14:107.
55 4938 Possardt, E. 1988. Sea turtle conservation in the southeastern continental United States. Endangered Species Technical Bulletin 13(8):1, 3–5.
56 4972 Pritchard, P. C. H. 1971. The leatherback or leathery turtle Dermochelys coriacea. IUCN Monographs No. 1: Marine Turtle Series, Morges, Switzerland. 39pp.
57 4989 Pritchard, P. C. H. 1992. Leatherback turtle, Dermochelys coriacea (Vandelli). Pages 214–218 in P. E. Moler, editor. Rare and endangered biota of Florida. Volume III. Amphibians and reptiles. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
58 8354 Samek, K. 2006. News and legal briefs: live leatherback may be island's first in 20 years. Marine Turtle Newsletter No. 114:25.
59 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.
60 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.
61 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.
62 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.
63 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.
64 8267 Stewart, K., and C. Johnson. 2006. Dermochelys coriacea – leatherback sea turtle. Pages 144–157 in P. A. Meylan, editor. Biology and conservation of Florida turtles. Chelonian Research Monographs No. 3.
65 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.
66 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.
67 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.
68 6378 Yerger, R. W. 1965. The leatherback turtle on the Gulf coast of Florida. Copeia 1965:365–366.

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