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- Massolo, Alessandro, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Biodiversity and conservation 2007 v.16 no.12 pp. 3519-3541
- Caretta caretta; coasts; islands; monitoring; mortality; nesting; nests; nitrogen content; surveys; Italy
- ... Loggerhead turtle Caretta caretta nesting in Italy had been reported to be limited to the Pelagian Islands and only sporadically elsewhere. As presence of loggerhead turtle nests had occasionally been reported (1988-1999) along about 200 km of the Ionian coast of Calabria, we carried out a project to assess the actual state of the nesting population between 2000 and 2004. We divided the coastline ...