Working together to protect sea turtles and their habitats worldwide...

SWOT Report, Vol. I

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  • Foreword PDF
  • An Introduction to Sea Turtles PDF


  • Hope on the Horizon: Success Stories in the Making PDF
    • Conservation by Cooperation in the Eastern Pacific
      – by Wallace J. Nichols
    • The Return of the Kemp’s Ridley to Texas Shores
      – by Donna Shaver and Roderic B. Mast
    • Sulu-Sulawesi SeascapeA New Precedent in Marine Conservation
      – by Romeo Trono
  • Simple, yet Effective: Protection at the Nesting Beach
    – by Jeanne A. Mortimer PDF
  • Setting a Trend With Turtle Tracks: Satellite Tracking on the Web
    – by Michael Coyne PDF
  • Building our Knowledge of the Leatherback Stock Structure
    – by Peter Dutton PDF


  • Experts Define the Burning Issues in Sea Turtle Conservation
    – by Roderic B. Mast and Peter C.H. Pritchard PDF
  • The World's First Global Glimpse of Leatherback Nesting Beaches
    – by Roderic B. Mast and Brian Hutchinson PDF
  • The Challenge of Collective Conservation: An Insight into Gathering Global Data
    – by Brian Hutchinson and María Fernanda Pérez PDF
  • SWOT Feature Map: Worldwide Leatherback Nesting Sites PDF
  • Plotting Kemp’s Ridleys, Plotting the Future of Sea Turtle Conservation
    – by Jaime Peña PDF
  • Leatherbacks Help Map the Pacific – by Tagging of Pacific Pelagics PDF


  • Costa Rica: Sea Turtles Forge the Policy Path of Marine Conservation
    – by Clara Padilla and Mario A. Boza PDF
  • Understanding the IncentiveHow One Community Conserves Turtle, Reef, and Forest
    – by Richard Rice PDF
  • Fishing Technology Gears Up for Sea Turtle Conservation
    – by Yonat Swimmer and Eric Gilman PDF
  • New Deep-Set Longline is Smart Gear PDF


  • Seafood Diet for a Small Planet – by Todd Steiner PDF
  • Increasing Fishers' Awareness Leads to Decrease in Turtle Bycatch
    – by Martin Hall PDF
  • Plans for Miniature Field Guides Are Anything but Small
    – by Jose Vicente Rodriguez PDF
  • Baring the Truth for Turtles PDF
  • Private Tourism Takes Marine Conservation to the Public PDF
  • Conservationists Say "Cheers" to this Company's Idea PDF


  • SWOT Data Contributors PDF