Boyd Lyon Sea Turtle Fund Scholars

Current Scholar

2021 - Natalia Teryda (University of Florida, PhD)
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Previous Scholars

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2020 - Alexandra Fireman
2020 - Alexandra Fireman

"On the Shell of the Turtle: Identifying Dietary Patterns of the Hawksbill Sea Turtle Using Stable Isotope Analysis of Keratin Tissue.”

2019 - Sumedha Korgaonkar
2019 - Sumedha Korgaonkar

"Intensive Survey of a Lesser Known Population of Olive Ridley Turtles with an Unusual nesting Period Along the Saurashtra Coast of Gujarat, West Coast of India."

2018 - Quintin Bergman
2018 - Quintin Bergman

"Isotopic Signatures for Hawksbills (Eretmochelys imbricata) in the Eastern Pacific Ocean"

2017 - Juan Manuel Rodiquez-Baron
2017 - Juan Manuel Rodiquez-Baron

"Assessment of Bycatch and Physiological Rates of Post Release East Pacific Leatherback Turtles at Foraging Grounds off the Coasts of Central and South America"

2016 - Andrews Agyekumhene
2016 - Andrews Agyekumhene

"Reduction of Sea Turtle By-catch and Mortality in Gill Net Fishery Along the Central Coast of Ghana"

2015 - Catalina Vásquez Carillo
2015 - Catalina Vásquez Carillo

"Characterization of Juvenile Habitats for the Green Sea Turtle at La Guajira, Colombia: A Connectivity Boundary Region in the Caribbean"

2014 - Elizabeth Hetherington
2014 - Elizabeth Hetherington

"How Do Nitrogen Cycling Processes and Environmental Variability Affect Leatherback Sea Turtle Trophic Structure and Reproduction?"

2013 - Marco García Cruz
2013 - Marco García Cruz

"The Reproductive Population of Green Turtles (Chelonia mydas) on Isla de Aves, Venezuela"

2012 - Amber Greening
2012 - Amber Greening

"Illuminating Local Perceptions of Sea Turtle Conservation Practices in St. Kitts"

2011 - Noemí Durán Royo
2011 - Noemí Durán Royo

"Predation Levels and Sea Turtle Hatchling Survival after Release from the Gulf of Fonseca, Honduras: Implications for Conservation "

2010 - Patricia Zárate
2010 - Patricia Zárate

"Predation Levels and Sea Turtle Hatchling Survival after Release from the Gulf of Fonseca, Honduras: Implications for Conservation Management"

2009 - Melania López Castro
2009 - Melania López Castro

"Deciphering the Mystery of the 'Lost-year' of [Atlantic] Green Turtles (Chelonia mydas) Using Trace Elements"

2008 - Gail Schofield
2008 - Gail Schofield

"In-water Habitat Utilisation by Endangered Male Loggerhead Sea Turtles at the Mediterranean’s Largest Rookery (Laganas Bay, National Marine Park of Zakynthos, Greece)"