Refocusing on Leatherbacks: Conservation Challenges and Signs of Success
Chelonian Conservation and Biology
The reality, however, is that we still do not have a smoking gun fully explaining the regional patterns, and it is clear that reaching that stage will require further focused examination of the population-level impacts of leatherback interactions with commercial and artisanal fisheries, as well as life table data on survival rates of all life-classes from hatchlings to adults.
leatherback turtles, conservation
J. Seminoff, Frank V. Paladino, and A. Rhodin (2007).
Refocusing on Leatherbacks: Conservation Challenges and Signs of Success. Chelonian Conservation and Biology.6 (1), 1-6.