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1 Anderson, T. 1987. The Kemp's ridley puzzle. Oceans 20(3):4249.
2 Anonymous. 1996. Shellshocked woman finds turtle. Gainesville Herpetological Society Newsletter 13(1):2425.
3 Arnold, D. 1995. Florida's marine turtles. Florida Wildlife 49(4):1215.
4 Bartlett, R. D. 1989. Caretta, also a wonderful fishe. Gainesville Herpetological Society Newsletter 6(1):811.
5 Bartlett, D. 2003. Notes from the field. Turtles of the sea: Florida beaches offer prime viewing during nesting. Reptiles Magazine 11(2):26, 28, 3033.
6 Beltz, E. 1996. HerPET-POURRI. Bulletin of the Chicago Herpetological Society 31(9):172.
7 Bentley, T. B. 1989. Attempts at breeding Kemp's ridley sea turtles at Miami Sea Aquarium. Pages 233236 in C. W. Caillouet and A. M. Landry, editors. Proceedings of the First International Symposium on Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle Biology, Conservation and Management, Texas A&M; University, Galveston, Texas, USA.
8 Caldwell, D. K. 1960. Sea turtles of the United States. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Fisheries Leaflet No. 492. 20pp.
9 Carr, A., Jr., A. Meylan, K. Bjorndal, and T. Carr. 1982. Surveys of sea turtle populations and habitats in the western Atlantic. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFC-91. 82pp.
10 Carr, A. F., Jr. 1984. So excellent a fishe. Revised edition. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, New York, USA. 280pp.
11 Drummond, P. C. 1989. First nestings of Kemp's ridley in Florida. Gainesville Herpetological Society Newsletter 6(1):7.
12 Fletemeyer, J. R. 1990. Kemp's ridley sea turtle nests in Palm Beach. Florida Naturalist 63:5.
13 Foote, J. J., and T. L. Mueller. 2002. Two Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) nests on the central Gulf coast of Sarasota County Florida (USA). Pages 252253 in A. Mosier, A. Foley, and B. Brost, compilers. Proceedings of the 20th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-477.
14 Johnson, S. A., A. L. Bass, B. Libert, M. Marshall, and D. Fulk. 1999. Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempi) nesting in Florida. Florida Scientist 62:194204.
15 Johnson, S. A., A. L. Bass, B. Libert, M. Marshall, and D. Fulk. 2000. Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) nesting in Florida, USA. Page 283 (abstract) in H. J. Kalb and T. Wibbels, compilers. Proceedings of the 19th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-443.
16 Klima, E. F., and J. P. McVey. 1995. Headstarting the Kemp's ridley turtle, Lepidochelys kempi. Pages 481487 in K. A. Bjorndal, editor. Biology and conservation of sea turtles. Revised edition. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C.
17 Libert, B. 1998. Kemp's ridley nesting in Volusia County. Page 233 (abstract) in S. P. Epperly and J. Braun, compilers. Proceedings of the 17th Annual Sea Turtle Symposium. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-415.
18 Meylan, A. B., P. Castaneda, C. Coogan, T. Lozon, and J. Fletemeyer. 1990. Lepidochelys kempi. Reproduction. Herpetological Review 21:1920.
19 Meylan, A., P. Castaneda, C. Coogan, T. Lozon, and J. Fletemeyer. 1990. First recorded nesting by Kemp's ridley in Florida, USA. Marine Turtle Newsletter No. 48:89.
20 Meylan, A., B. Schroeder, and A. Mosier. 1994. Marine turtle nesting activity in the State of Florida, 19791992. Page 83 (abstract) in K. A. Bjorndal, A. B. Bolten, D. A. Johnson, and P. J. Eliazar, compilers. Proceedings of the 14th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-351.
21 Meylan, A., B. Schroeder, and A. Mosier. 1995. Sea turtle nesting activity in the State of Florida 19791992. Florida Marine Research Publication No. 52. 51pp.
22 National Research Council. 1990. Decline of the sea turtles: causes and prevention. National Academy Press, Washington, D.C. 280pp
23 O'Keefe, M. T. 1995. Sea turtles: the watcher's guide. Larsen's Outdoor, Lakeland, Florida, USA. 128pp.
24 Perrine, D. 2003. Sea turtles of the world. Voyageur Press, Stillwater, Minnesota, USA. 144pp.
25 Possardt, E. E. 1991. A conservation program for sea turtles in the southeastern continental United States. Journal of the Alabama Academy of Science 62:3547.
26 Pritchard, P. C. H. 1969. Studies of the systematics and reproductive cycles of the genus Lepidochelys. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 226pp.
27 Pritchard, P. C. H. 1996. World's rarest sea turtle finds nesting ground in Volusia County. Florida Naturalist 69(2):13.
28 Strimple, P. 1995. Reptile news and trivia: endangered sea turtle nests on Florida beach. Reptiles Magazine 2(5):36.
29 Thompson, N. B. 1988. The status of loggerhead, Caretta caretta; Kemp's ridley, Lepidochelys kempi; and green, Chelonia mydas, sea turtles in U.S. waters. Marine Fisheries Review 50:1623.
30 Turtle Expert Working Group. 1998. An assessment of the Kemp's ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) and loggerhead (Caretta caretta) sea turtle populations in the western North Atlantic. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-409. 96pp.
31 Zattau, D. 1998. Habitat Conservation Plan for sea turtles. Endangered Species Bulletin 23(1):2021.
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