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Using Satellite Tracking to Optimize Protection of Long-Lived Marine Species: Olive Ridley Sea Turtle Conservation in Central Africa

  • Sara M. Maxwell mail,

    smaxwell@ucsc.edu

    Affiliation: Ocean Sciences Department, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

    Current address: Long Marine Lab, Marine Conservation Institute, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

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  • Greg A. Breed,

    Affiliation: Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

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  • Barry A. Nickel,

    Affiliation: Center for Integrated Spatial Research, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

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  • Junior Makanga-Bahouna,

    Affiliation: Wildlife Conservation Society, Parc National de Mayumba, Mayumba, Gabon

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  • Edgard Pemo-Makaya,

    Affiliation: Wildlife Conservation Society, Parc National de Mayumba, Mayumba, Gabon

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  • Richard J. Parnell,

    Affiliation: Wildlife Conservation Society, Parc National de Mayumba, Mayumba, Gabon

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  • Angela Formia,

    Affiliation: Wildlife Conservation Society, Global Conservation Program, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Solange Ngouessono,

    Affiliation: Agence Nationale des Parcs Nationaux, Libreville, Gabon

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  • Brendan J. Godley,

    Affiliation: Marine Turtle Research Group, Centre for Ecology and Conservation, University of Exeter, Penyrn, Cornwall, United Kingdom

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  • Daniel P. Costa,

    Affiliation: Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

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  • Matthew J. Witt,

    Affiliation: Marine Turtle Research Group, Centre for Ecology and Conservation, University of Exeter, Penyrn, Cornwall, United Kingdom

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  • Michael S. Coyne

    Affiliations: Marine Turtle Research Group, Centre for Ecology and Conservation, University of Exeter, Penyrn, Cornwall, United Kingdom, SEATURTLE.org, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Published: May 11, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0019905
  • Published in PLOS ONE

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