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Table 1. Nearshore In-Water Survey Effort, Turtle Captures, and Capture Rates (Turtles per Hour of Diving or Turtles per Survey Day) on Saipan, Tinian, and Rota, CNMI Note: Numbers without parentheses are total captures, inclusive of recaptures; numbers in parentheses are recaptures. CM, Chelonia mydas, green turtle; EI, Eretmochelys imbricata, hawksbill turtle). Capture rates include recaptured turtles. Survey dive start and end times were not documented consistently between August 2006 and July 2008; thus hourly capture rates are not available for that period.
Table 1.

Nearshore In-Water Survey Effort, Turtle Captures, and Capture Rates (Turtles per Hour of Diving or Turtles per Survey Day) on Saipan, Tinian, and Rota, CNMI

Note: Numbers without parentheses are total captures, inclusive of recaptures; numbers in parentheses are recaptures. CM, Chelonia mydas, green turtle; EI, Eretmochelys imbricata, hawksbill turtle). Capture rates include recaptured turtles. Survey dive start and end times were not documented consistently between August 2006 and July 2008; thus hourly capture rates are not available for that period.

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Additional Information

ISSN
1534-6188
Print ISSN
0030-8870
Pages
269-286
Launched on MUSE
2017-07-12
Open Access
Yes
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