The extreme tidal flow (~1 meter/sec) at Pigeon Creek, San Salvador, was measured with a current meter in "Blow-Outs" in the main channel.
A Endangered Species Act
B Where turtles can be found.
C Compare populations from previous years to the present year
D Why do they matter?
A Eating habits
- Supply of food?
C How many eggs do they lay?
A Other animals eat their eggs.
- Major problem for Olive Ridley
A Poor fishing techniques
B Hunting for Shell
C Stealing of Eggs
D Habitat dustruction
B Projecto TAMAR
C What else can be done
Chance of survival
B Do people care?
Spotila, James. Sea Turtles: A complete guide to their Biology, Behavior, and Conservation John Hopkins University, 2004
Carr, Archie: So Excellent a Fishe: A Natural History of Sea Turtles Cassell: London 1968
Fredrick, Davis, 2005, Saving Sea Turtles: the evolution of the IUCN
Marine Turtle Group. Endeavour. Vol 29, Issue 3, Pg. 114-118
Carr, Archie and D.K Caldwell: The ecology and migrations of sea turtles. Results of field work in Flordia 1973
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