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1 43 Alderson, D. 2000. Fighting fire with fire: a homeowner's perspective. Florida Wildlife 54(5):10–13.
2 144 Allen, M. 1999. Gopher tortoise protection and conservation in Florida. 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.
3 10199 Amatuli, K., and J. A. Butler. 2011. Population structure and nest success of gopher tortoises (Gopherus poylphemus) and vegetative response to prescribed burning in Northeast Florida. Abstract in 33rd Annual Meeting of the Gopher Tortoise Council, 14–16 October 2011, Orlando, Florida, USA.
4 329 Anonymous. 1984. Gopher tortoise life threatened. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 4(12):3.
5 334 Anonymous. 1985. Environmental Awareness Day. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 5(15):3–4.
6 347 Anonymous. 1986. Three southeastern animals proposed for listing: gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus). Endangered Species Technical Bulletin 11(8–9):4–5.
7 349 Anonymous. 1987. [No title] Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 7(24):4.
8 351 Anonymous. 1987. Concerns being raised over development. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 7(25):3.
9 356 Anonymous. 1987. Gopher tortoise population in decline. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 7(23):4–5.
10 357 Anonymous. 1987. Gunnery ridge serving as home for tortoises poses dilemma. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 7(22):1–2.
11 358 Anonymous. 1987. Letters needed (again!). Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 7(25):3–4.
12 367 Anonymous. 1988. Florida losing its valuable scrub land. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 8(28):6.
13 370 Anonymous. 1988. Panel discussion: gopher management strategies in sandhill habitats. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Gopher Tortoise Council 6:22–40.
14 389 Anonymous. 1990. Developer's son fined in tortoise suit. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 11(1):13.
15 396 Anonymous. 1990. Road kills. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Bureau of Science and Technical Services 2(2):5.
16 431 Anonymous. 1991. Roadkill. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Land Use Planning and Biological Services, Resource Management Notes 3(1):2.
17 440 Anonymous. 1991. Wildlife habitat picked as Kissimmee utilities site. Gainesville Herpetological Society Newsletter 7(6):8.
18 456 Anonymous. 1993. Gimpy gopher tortoises. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Resource Management, Resource Management Notes 5(3):14. (from Tortoise Burrow, April 1993)
19 457 Anonymous. 1993. Gopher tortoise relocation data compiled. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Resource Management, Resource Management Notes 5(3):14. (from Tortoise Burrow, April 1993)
20 458 Anonymous. 1993. Gopher tortoise research. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Resource Management, Resource Management Notes 5(3):14. (from Tortoise Burrow, April 1993)
21 478 Anonymous. 1993. Space Center roadkills. Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Office of Resource Management, Resource Management Notes 5(1):7.
22 547 Anonymous. 2000. Florida's Collier County approves new gopher tortoise protection law. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 20(2):2.
23 561 Anonymous. 2001. World experts attend International Conference on Relocation of Turtles and Tortoises—Animals in Crisis held in Orlando, Florida. Herp Herald, Newsletter of the Gainesville Herpetological Society 18(1):7, 10–11.
24 7926 Anonymous. 2006. Reptile news and trivia: gopher tortoises buried alive in Florida. Reptiles Magazine 14(9):9.
25 8421 Anonymous.. 2007. News from the reptile realm: Florida paving over gopher tortoises. Reptiles Magazine 15(9):10.
26 8078 Aresco, M. 2006. Conservation views. The Tortoise Burrow, Newsletter of the Gopher Tortoise Society 26(1):12–13.
27 6910 Aresco, M. J. 2003. Highway mortality of turtles and other herpetofauna at Lake Jackson, Florida, USA, and the efficacy of a temporary fence/culvert system to reduce roadkills. Pages 433–449 in C. L. Irwin, P. Garrett, and K. P. McDermott, editors. 2003 Proceedings of the International Conference on Ecology and Transportation, Center for Transportation and the Environment, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.
28 8885 Ashton, K. G., B. M. Engelhardt, and B. S. Branciforte. 2008. Gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) abundance and distribution after prescribed fire reintroduction to Florida scrub and sandhill at Archbold Biological Station. Journal of Herpetology 42:523–529.
29 602 Ashton, R. 2001. World experts attend international conference “Relocation of Turtles and Tortoises—Animals in Crisis.” Chelonian Research Foundation, Turtle and Tortoise Newsletter No. 3:19–-20.
30 9015 Ashton, R. 2007. Gopher tortoise uplisted to extinction? Turtle and Tortoise Newsletter No. 11:26.
31 9016 Ashton, R. E. 2007. Legal issues: gopher trtoise incidental take - 22 August 2006. Turtle and Tortoise Newsletter No. 10:30–32.
32 9045 Ashton, R. E., and P. S. Ashton. 2008. The natural history and management of the gopher tortoise Gopherus polyphemus (Daudin). Krieger, Malabar, Florida, USA. 275pp.
33 7294 Ashton, R. E., Jr. 2005. Planning gopher tortoise conservation into the future. Pages 111–119 in W. E. Meshaka, Jr., and K. J. Babbitt, editors. Amphibians and reptiles: status and conservation in Florida. Krieger, Malabar, Florida, USA.
34 6946 Ashton, R. E., Jr., and P. S. Ashton. 2004. The gopher tortoise: a life history. Pineapple Press, Sarasota, Florida, USA. 72pp.
35 618 Ashton, R. E., Jr., P. S. Ashton, and E. L. Mosura-Bliss. 1995. Tortoise management as urbanization encroaches. Publicaciones de la Sociedad Herpetológica Mexicana 2:10–13.
36 666 Auffenberg, W., and R. Franz. 1982. The status and distribution of the gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus). Pages 95–126 in R. B. Bury, editor. North American tortoises: conservation and ecology. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Wildlife Research Report No. 12.
37 8849 Backus, L. K. 2003. The home range and response of gopher tortoises in Cental Florida to habitat manipulation by prescribed burning. M.S. Thesis, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA. 82pp.
38 764 Bard, A. 1993. Caution: critter crossing. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Resource Management, Resource Management Notes 5(3):3.
39 7616 Barlow, S. E. 2004. Vegetative characteristics of gopher tortoise (gopherus polyphemus) habitat on the Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge: implications for restoration and management of pine communities. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 67pp.
40 8605 Basiotis, K. A. 2007. The effects of invasive cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica) on the threatened gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus). M.S. Thesis, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA. 40pp.
41 8698 Basiotis, K. A., H. R. Mushinsky, and E. D. McCoy. 2007. The effects of invasive cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica) on the threatened gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus). Page 11 (abstract) in 29th Annual Gopher Tortoise Council Meeting, 11–14 October 2007, Milton, Florida, USA.
42 8526 Basiotis, K., E. McCoy, and H. Mushinsky. 2007. The effects of invasive cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica) on the threatened gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus). Abstract in Joint Meeting of the 23nd Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, 87th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 65th Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, and the 50th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles; 11–16 July 2007, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
43 873 Bearwood, B. 1996. Notes from the Florida Panhandle. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 16(1):9.
44 6759 Becht, L. C. 2001. Geospatial analysis for management of an urban population of the gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) in North Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 104pp.
45 956 Bentzien, D. 1987. More on the subject. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 7(24):5.
46 977 Berish (Diemer), J. E. 1991. Identification of critical gopher tortoise habitat in south Florida. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Bureau of Wildlife Research Final Report Study No. 7539, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 23pp.
47 959 Berish, J. 1995. Gopher tortoise relocation—the good, the bad and the ugly. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 15(1):12–13.
48 9083 Berish, J. 2009. Three decades of trapping tortoises: is it long enough to understand "long-term" population dynamics and habitat use. Abstract in 31st Annual Gopher Tortoise Council Meeting, 2–3 October 2009, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
49 961 Berish, J. E. 1992. Effects of large-scale clearcutting on a previously-marked gopher tortoise population. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Statewide Wildlife Research Final Performance Report Study No. 7537, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 22pp.
50 966 Berish, J. E. 1994. Management plan for the gopher tortoise in Florida. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Statewide Wildlife Research Final Performance Report Study No. 7539, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 44pp.
51 967 Berish, J. E. 1995. GTC state report 1994 Florida. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 15(1):3.
52 968 Berish, J. E. 1995. Identification of gopher tortoise restocking sites. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Final Report Study No. 7536, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 7pp.
53 974 Berish, J. E. 1998. State reports: Florida. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 18(1):5–6.
54 976 Berish, J. E. 2001. Management considerations for the gopher tortoise in Florida. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Final Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 44pp.
55 6855 Berish, J., R. Birkhead, and G. Heinrich. 2003. Frequently asked questons. The Tortoise Burrow, Newsletter of the Gopher Tortoise Council 23(1, 2):8–9.
56 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.
57 1150 Breininger, D. R., P. A. Schmalzer, and C. R. Hinkle. 1994. Gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) densities in coastal scrub and slash pine flatwoods in Florida. Journal of Herpetology 28:60–65.
58 1151 Breininger, D. R., P. A. Schmalzer, D. A. Rydine, and C. R. Hinkle. 1988. Burrow and habitat relationships of the gopher tortoise in coastal scrub and slash pine flatwoods on Merritt Island, Florida. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Nongame Wildlife Program Final Report Project GFC-84-016. 238pp.
59 1154 Breuchel, J. A., L. A. Lashbrook, and M. J. Van Iderstine. 1994. Spatial distribution patterns in the gopher tortoise, Gopherus polyphemus, at Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge. Florida Scientist 57(Supplement 1):26–27 (abstract).
60 1476 Charest, B. 1992. Flattened fauna. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Land Use Planning and Biological Services, Resource Management Notes 4(2):10–11.
61 9844 Christman, K., and K. Stickrath. 2013. Relative abundance of the Florida gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) population in different natural communities on Honeymoon Island State Park. Florida Scientist 76(Supplement 1):31 (abstract).
62 1633 Cox, J., D. Inkley, and R. Kautz. 1987. Ecology and habitat protection needs of gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) populations found on lands slated for large-scale development in Florida. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Nongame Wildlife Program Technical Report No. 4. 75pp.
63 1671 Cristoffer, C. 1992. Flattened fauna. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Land Use Planning and Biological Services, Resource Management Notes 4(2):10–11.
64 1726 Davis, H. G. 1987. Consider the plight of the gopher tortoise. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 7(25):7.
65 8069 DeBerry, D., and D. Pashley. 2004. Pine ecosystem conservation handbook for the gopher tortoise: a guide for family forest owners. American Forest Foundation, Washington, D.C. 48pp.
66 8843 Del Signore, V. 2007. The effects of reduction mowing on gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus). B.A. Honors Thesis, Wilkes Honors College of Florida Atlantic University Jupiter, Florida, USA. 24pp.
67 8701 Del Signore, V., and J. Moore. 2007. The effects of reduction mowing on gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) burrow sites in Palm Beach County, Florida. Page 16 (abstract) in 29th Annual Gopher Tortoise Council Meeting, 11–14 October 2007, Milton, Florida, USA.
68 1790 Deselm, H. R., and N. Murdock. 1993. Grass-dominated communities. Pages 87–141 in W. H. Martin, S. G. Boyce, and A. C. Echternacht, editors. Biodiversity of the southeastern United States. Upland terrestrial communities. John Wiley and Sons, New York, New York, USA.
69 8369 DeVivo, J. C. 2004. Appendix 5 – Summary of natural resource issues at Southeast Coast Network Parks. National Park Service, Southeast Coast Network, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. 71pp.
70 1839 Diemer Berish, J. E., and C. T. Moore. 1993. Gopher tortoise response to large-scale clearcutting in northern Florida. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 47:419–426.
71 10255 Diemer Berish, J. E., and E. H. Leone. 2014. Follow-up demographic survey of a Florida gopher tortoise population. Southeastern Naturalist 13:639–648.
72 9636 Diemer Berish, J. E., R. A. Kiltie, and T. M. Thomas. 2010. Long-term population dynamics of gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) in a pine plantation in northern Florida. Page 5 (abstract) in 8th Annual Symposium on the Conservation and Biology of Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles, Joint Annual Meeting of the Turtle Survival Alliance and IUCN Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group, 16−19 August 2011, Orlando, Florida, USA.
73 9872 Diemer Berish, J. E., R. A. Kiltie, and T. M. Thomas. 2012. Long-term population dynamics of gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) in a pine llantation in northern Florida. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 11:50–58.
74 1811 Diemer, J. 1990. Florida state report. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 10(2):2–3.
75 1814 Diemer, J. E. 1984. Gopher tortoise status and harvest impact determination: a progress report. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Wildlife Research Laboratory, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 51pp. (Unpublished Report)
76 1818 Diemer, J. E. 1987. The status of the gopher tortoise in Florida. Proceedings of the Southeastern Nongame and Endangered Wildlife Symposium 3:72–83, Athens, Georgia, USA.
77 1819 Diemer, J. E. 1988. Federal and state status reports: Florida. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Gopher Tortoise Council 5:77–79.
78 1823 Diemer, J. E. 1989. Gopherus polyphemus gopher tortoise. Pages 14–16 in I. R. Swingland and M. W. Klemens, editors. The conservation biology of tortoises. Occasional Papers of the IUCN Survival Committee No. 5.
79 1824 Diemer, J. E. 1989. Management of the gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) in Florida. Page 3 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, Special session on the management of rare or endangered species, 31 October 1989, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
80 8064 Diemer, J. E. 1992. Demography of the tortoise Gopherus polyphemus in northern Florida. Journal of Herpetology 26:281–289.
81 1830 Diemer, J. E. 1992. Home range and movements of the tortoise Gopherus polyphemus in northern Florida. Journal of Herpetology 26:158–165.
82 1832 Diemer, J. E., and P. E. Moler. 1982. Gopher tortoise response to site preparation in northern Florida. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 36:634–637.
83 1842 Dietlein, N. E., and R. Franz. 1979. Status and habits of Gopherus polyphemus. Pages 175–180 in E. St. Amant, editor. Proceedings of the 1979 Symposium of the Desert Tortoise Council, Tucson, Arizona, USA.
84 1904 Division of Recreation and Parks. 1998. Nature Coast State Trail: unit management plan. Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
85 1991 Dodd, C. K., Jr. 1988. Desert and gopher tortoises: perspectives on conservation approaches. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Gopher Tortoise Council 5:54–72.
86 1994 Dodd, C. K., Jr., editor. 1988. Gopher tortoise habitat management: strategies and options. Proceedings of the 6th Annual Meeting of the Gopher Tortoise Council, Solon Dixie Foresty Center of Auburn University, Dixie, Alabama, USA. 58pp.
87 2037 Dodd, C. K., Jr., R. Franz, and S. A. Johnson. 1997. Shell injuries and anomalies in an insular population of Florida box turtles (Terrapene carolina bauri). Herpetological Natural History 5:66–72.
88 2066 Doonan, T. J., and D. M. Epperson. 2001. Gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) populations on Naval Air Station Cecil Field, Florida: structure, prevalence of upper respiratory tract disease, and activity patterns. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Final Performance Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 50pp.
89 10778 Enge, K. M., B. Tornwall, W. Kruger, and R. E. Dews. 2018. Drymarchon couperi (eastern indigo snake). Mortality / entanglemen in plastic mesh. Herpetological Review 49:751-752.
90 7765 Enge, K. M., J. E. Berish, R. Bolt, A. Dziergowski, and H. R. Mushinsky. 2006. Biological status report–gopher tortoise. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 60pp.
91 8475 Engeman, R. M., H. T. Smith, and G. S. Kaufmann. 2007. Gopherus polyphemus (gopher tortoise). Mortality. Herpetological Review 38:331–332.
92 2276 Epperson, D. M. 1997. Gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) populations: activity patterns, upper respiratory tract disease, and management on a military reservation in northeastern Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 62pp.
93 2280 Erickson, J. 1985. Scouts move threatened tortoises. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 5(14):3.
94 2350 Fernald, R. T. 1989. Coastal xeric scrub communities of the Treasure Coast Region, Florida: a summary of their distribution and ecology, with guidelines for their preservation and management. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Nongame Wildlife Program Technical Report No. 6, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 113pp.
95 9112 Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. 2007. FY 2006–2007 progress report on activities of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission – endangered and threatened species management and conservation plan. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 90pp.
96 9455 Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. 2011. Gopher tortoise permitting guidelines, Gopherus polyphemus. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 75pp.
97 2413 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. 1989. 1988–89 annual report. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 36pp.
98 2414 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. 1990. 1989–90 annual report. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 40pp.
99 2415 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. 1991. 1990–91 annual report. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 36pp.
100 2416 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. 1992. 1991–92 annual report. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 20pp.
101 2417 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. 1992. Facing the challenge: nongame, threatened and endangered species, and environmental activities of the Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 18pp.
102 2423 Fluker, K. 1990. Leesburg housing development poses threat to 1,200 tortoises. Reprinted in League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (November):27.
103 2460 Foster, M. L., and S. R. Humphrey. 1992. Effectiveness of wildlife crossings in reducing animal/auto collisions on Interstate 75, Big Cypress Swamp, Florida. Prepared for Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 124pp.
104 1546 Franz, R., D. Maehr, A. Kinlaw, C. O'Brien, and R. D. Owen. 1998. Avon Park Air Force Range Project: distribution and abundance of sensitive wildlife species at Avon Park Air Force Range. Final Report, Project RWO-169. 90pp.
105 2532 Froman, A. 1985. Growth of small airport threatens tortoise colony. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 5(14):4–5.
106 2620 Glisson, M. W. 1997. Management on state lands. Pages 287–295 in D. Simberloff, D. C. Schmitz, and T. C. Brown, editors. Strangers in paradise. Impact and management of nonindigenous species in Florida. Island Press, Covelo, California, USA.
107 2642 Godley, J. S. 1989. Comparison of gopher tortoise populations relocated onto reclaimed phosphate-mined sites in Florida. Pages 43–58 in J. E. Diemer, D. R. Jackson, J. L. Landers, J. N. Layne, and D. A. Wood, editors. Proceedings of the gopher tortoise relocation symposium. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Nongame Wildlife Program Technical Report No. 5, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
108 2648 Godley, S. 1995. Relocation problems and solutions. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 15(1):14.
109 8618 Gopher Tortoise Management Plan Team. 2007. Gopher tortoise management plan, Gopherus polyphemus. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 127pp.
110 8607 Halstead, N. T. 2007. Long-term effects of prescribed fire on reptile and amphibian communities in Florida sandhill. M.S. Thesis, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA. 48pp.
111 2843 Hancock, D. 1987. Tortoise habitat not needed, panel says. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 7(24):6.
112 2844 Hancock, D. 1987. Tortoise may pack up, move for subdivision. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 7(23):7–8.
113 2895 Hartman, D. 1984. Gopher tortoise has had few friends until now. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 4(11):4–6.
114 2923 Hawkins, R. 1993. Gopher tortoise restocking—research needs. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of The Gopher Tortoise Council 13(3):8–9.
115 2932 Hay Smith, L. 1991. Tortoises and scrub habitat threatened on UCF campus. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of The Gopher Tortoise Council 11(4):4, 6.
116 2942 Haysmith, L. 1991. Going...going... Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Land Use Planning and Biological Services, Resource Management Notes 3(4):2.
117 8075 Heinrich, G. 2006. Gopher Tortoise Council position statement. Gopher Tortoise Council. 2pp.
118 10195 Hentges, T. W., A. L. Hathaway, H. R. Mushinsky, and E. D. McCoy. 2011. Is the gopher tortoise compatible with cows? Abstract in 33rd Annual Meeting of the Gopher Tortoise Council, 14–16 October 2011, Orlando, Florida, USA.
119 3005 Hermann, E. 1983. Survival of the gopher tortoise: who cares anyway? Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 3(8):1–3.
120 7591 Hipes, D. L., and H. Norden. 2003. Rare plant and animal inventory of Air Force Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Field, Florida: Final Report. Florida Natural Areas Inventory, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 33 pp. + appendices.
121 3065 Hipes, D., D. R. Jackson, K. NeSmith, D. Printiss, and K. Brandt. 2001. Field guide to the rare animals of Florida. Florida Natural Areas Inventory, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
122 3160 Humphrey, S. R., J. F. Eisenberg, and R. L. Franz. 1985. Possibilities for restoring wildlife of a longleaf pine savanna in an abandoned citrus grove. Wildlife Society Bulletin 13:487–496.
123 3253 Jackson, D. R. 1985. The perfect host. ENFO (Florida Conservation Foundation) 85(1):8–10.
124 7949 Jones, D., and D. Schmitz. 1997. Distribution and ecology. Pages 10–11 in A. Ferriter, editor. Brazilian pepper management plan. A report from the Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council's Brazilian Pepper Task Force.
125 3553 Kopeny, M. T. 1991. Florida's proposed incidental take rule for gopher tortoises. University of Michigan School of Natural Resources, Endangered Species Update 8(7):1–4.
126 9845 Lau, A., and C. K. Dodd, Jr. 2013. Multiscale burrow site selection of gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) in coastal sand dune habitat. Journal of Coastal Research ?
127 9873 Lauck, M., J. Scholl, and E. Frazier. 2013. An analysis of the vegetation within the FAU preserve as a basis for management of scrub habitat for Gopherus polyphemus. FAU Undergraduate Research Journal 2(1):7.
128 3895 Macdonald, L. A. 1996. Reintroduction of gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) to reclaimed phosphate land. Florida Institute Phosphate Research Publication No. 03-105-126, Bartow, Florida, USA.
129 4032 McCoy, E. D., and H. R. Mushinsky. 1989. The demography of gopher tortoises, Gopherus polyphemus, in disturbed habitats. Abstract in Abstracts of the First World Congress of Herpetology, 11–19 September 1989, University of Kent at Canterbury, United Kingdom.
130 8486 McCoy, E. D., and H. R. Mushinsky. 2007. Estimates of minimum patch size depend on the method of estimation and the condition of the habitat. Ecology 88:1401–1407.
131 8891 McCoy, E. D., and H. R. Mushinsky. 2008. Adding insult to injury: can the gopher tortoise survive in Florida? Abstract in Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 23–28 July 2008, Montréal, Quebec, Canada.
132 8059 McCoy, E. D., H. R. Mushinsky, and J. Lindzey. 2006. Declines of the gopher tortoise on protected lands. Biological Conservation 128:120–127.
133 9509 McCoy, E. D., R. D. Moore, H. R. Mushinsky, and S. C. Popa. 2011. Effects of rainfall and the potential influence of climate change on two congeneric tortoise species. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 10:34−41.
134 4084 McMurtray, J. 1991. From the co-chair. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of The Gopher Tortoise Council 11(2):1–2.
135 4090 McMurtray, J. D. 1990. From the co-chair Jennifer McMurtray. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 10(3):1, 3.
136 4091 McMurtray, J. D. 1990. Update on gopher tortoise incidental take rule. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of The Gopher Tortoise Council 11(1):14.
137 4111 Means, D. B. 1977. Aspects of the significance to terrestrial vertebrates of the Apalachicola River drainage basin, Florida. Florida Marine Research Publication No. 26:37–67.
138 4129 Means, D. B. 1985. Ecological critique of proposed management plan for Florida national forests. Unpublished Report to the National Wildlife Federation. 31pp.
139 4133 Means, D. B. 1986. Ecological reasons for an appeal of Forest Service proposed management plan for Florida national forests. Unpublished Report to the National Wildlife Federation. 23pp.
140 4135 Means, D. B. 1987. Impact of current forestry practices on national forests in Florida. Unpublished Report to The Wilderness Society. 59pp.
141 4137 Means, D. B. 1988. Management recommendations for the gopher tortoise in longleaf pine ecosystems. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Gopher Tortoise Council 6:41–56.
142 10875 Meshaka, W. E., Jr., and J. N. Layne. 2019. The effects of geography, habitat, and humans on the ecology and demography of the gopher tortoise in the southern Lake Wales Ridge region of Florida. Herpetological Journal 29:95-114.
143 8063 Moler, P., and J. Berish. 2001. An assessment of options for survey and monitoring of gopher tortoises on Commission-managed lands. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Bureau of Wildlife Diversity Conservation, Gainesville, Florida. 16pp.
144 4439 Morrow, A. 1992. The gopher tortoise—in a race for survival. Florida Wildlife 46(4):32–35.
145 4477 Mulholland, R., and P. E. Small. 1994. Gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) populations in the Wekiva Basin. Florida Scientist 57(Supplement 1):36 (abstract).
146 4523 Mushinsky, H. R. 1994. Ecology of the gopher tortoise. Pages 75–79 in G. Aguirrie, E. D. McCoy, and H. R. Mushinsky, organizers. North American Tortoise Conference, 8–12 October 1994, Durango, Mexico.
147 4531 Mushinsky, H. R., and E. D. McCoy. 1989. Disturbance and the demography of gopher tortoises in Florida. American Zoologist 29:130A (abstract).
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