NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-NE-222
Serious Injury and Mortality Determinations for Sea Turtles in US Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Fishing Gear, 2006-2010Carrie M. Upite1, Kimberly T. Murray2, Brian A. Stacy3, Sara E. Weeks2, C. Rogers Williams4
1NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, Northeast Regional Office, 55 Great Republic Dr., Gloucester, MA, 01930-2276
2NOAA National Marine Fisheries Serivce, Northeast Fisheries Science Center, 166 Water St., Woods Hole, MA 02543-1026
3NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Protected Resources, University of Florida, 2187 Mowry Rd, Building 471, Gainesville, FL, 32611
4National Marine Life Center, P.O. Box 269, 120 Main St., Buzzards Bay, MA 02532-0269
Web version posted April 10, 2013Citation: Upite C, Murray KT, Stacy BA, Weeks SE, Williams, CR. 2012. Serious injury and mortality determinations for sea turtles in US Northeast and Mid-Atlantic fishing gear, 2006-2010. NOAA Tech Memo NMFS NE 222; 18 p. Available from: National Marine Fisheries Service, 166 Water Street, Woods Hole, MA 02543-1026, or online at http://www.nefsc.noaa.gov/publications/
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