Navigation Links
UNH researchers tag first-ever free-swimming leatherback turtles in New England
Date:7/31/2008

and killer whales; entanglement in fishing gear, ingestion of marine debris and injuries from boat propellers are the major threats to their survival. "Understanding where they travel and how they use the water column will help us mitigate these human interactions," says Dodge. Emerging research indicates that climate change likely has a large impact on the leatherback population, as well.

Lutcavage, who's been working to better understand New England leatherback turtles since 1993, is thrilled to see the years of planning come to fruition. "It's been a long wait," she says.

The tagging effort will continue off Cape Cod through September; Dodge hopes to tag nine more leatherbacks. In addition to the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, this work is supported by the National Marine Fisheries Service Northeast Regional Office and the Cape Cod Commercial Hook Fishermen's Association.


'/>"/>

Contact: Beth Potier
beth.potier@unh.edu
603-862-1566
University of New Hampshire
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. FSU, Magnet Lab researchers license critical petroleum data
2. Caltech researchers find dual-use sexual attraction and population-control chemicals in nematodes
3. Tel Aviv University researchers root out new and efficient crop plants
4. Dartmouth researchers identify an important gene for a healthy, nutritious plant
5. Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine researchers receive $10.8 million
6. UCSF researchers identify virus behind mysterious parrot disease
7. Researchers discover cells quality control mechanism
8. Researchers analyze how new anti-MRSA abtibiotics function
9. Researchers tap into a new and potentially better source of platelets for transfusion
10. CMV infections affect more than just patients with compromised immune systems, researchers find
11. A new cellular pathway linked to cancer is identified by NYU researchers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
UNH researchers tag first-ever free-swimming leatherback turtles in New England
(Date:8/27/2014)... of seven hours ago the Happy Camp Complex of ... California, the July complex had consumed 35,530 as of ... fires on the Happy Camp Ranger District of the ... area on August 11, 2014. All but three of ... is a list of contained fires and their size ...
(Date:8/26/2014)... St. Louis have developed algorithms to identify weak spots ... breaking. The technology, which needs to be refined before ... pinpoint minor strains and tiny injuries in the body,s ... is available online Aug. 27 in the Journal ... at the nexus of the physical and life sciences. ...
(Date:8/26/2014)... recent years, increasing pressure from policymakers, consumers, and ... that go beyond reducing the pollutants they emit ... lakes. Today companies must also assess environmental performance ... mining of primary materials to the use and ... given rise to the discipline known as life ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Happy Camp and July Fire Complexes in California 2New technology may identify tiny strains in body tissues before injuries occur 2New technology may identify tiny strains in body tissues before injuries occur 3Yale journal explores advances in sustainable manufacturing 2
... Marine conservationists from Plymouth University, and the Universidad Federal ... years analysing the diversity and density of coral colonies ... with the catastrophic El Nio event of 1997-98, creating ... long-term impact a major environmental incident of this nature ...
... in ecology has centered on the role of microbes ... of print in the journal Applied and Environmental ... Sydney, Australia, and collaborators show how changes in the ... mitigation at ecosystem levels. "Ecological theories developed ...
... grades haunt your students. A new study in the ... biology courses is a strong predictor of performance in high-level ... students over 7 years, researchers from Kansas State University found ... in a rigorous genetics course. This result was not surprising, ...
Cached Biology News:Catastrophic climatic events leave corals facing a decade-long fight for recovery 2
(Date:8/27/2014)... , Aug. 27, 2014  Lisa Kulik saw ... this July 4 holiday, thanks to a groundbreaking retinal ... an internationally renowned clinician-researcher at the University of Southern ... 55-year-old Peoria, Ariz. resident who ... its victims of sight. On June 2, she became ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... Flagship Biosciences LLC, a leading provider of ... medical device industries, has announced a laboratory and office ... consolidated its histology and tissue analysis operations from separate ... north of Denver. The new addresses are: , ... 100, Westminster, CO 80021 , Tissue Image Analysis Lab, ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... August 27, 2014 Riviera Beach, ... announcing the creation of the Sancilio Scientific Advisory ... the SCI’s philosophy of looking to nature for ... development actions are based on sound scientific data, ... Advisory Board provides a vehicle for SCI to ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... Cranford, NJ (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 ... and services – has once again shown superiority when ... trial sponsor by completing the ePRO portion of their ... results. The Japan-based pharma chose WriteResult’s digital writing ... IBS trials – the first to complete drew data ...
Breaking Biology Technology:USC Eye Institute ophthalmologists implant first FDA-approved Argus II retinal prosthesis in western United States 2USC Eye Institute ophthalmologists implant first FDA-approved Argus II retinal prosthesis in western United States 3USC Eye Institute ophthalmologists implant first FDA-approved Argus II retinal prosthesis in western United States 4USC Eye Institute ophthalmologists implant first FDA-approved Argus II retinal prosthesis in western United States 5Flagship Biosciences Announces Relocation and Expansion 2New Sancilio & Company, Inc. Scientific Board 2New Sancilio & Company, Inc. Scientific Board 3A Perfect Record: WriteResult Maintains a 100% On-Time ePRO Record with Latest Irritable Bowel (IBS) Study Data Lock 2
... , ... , New Brunswick Scientific now ... mass from anchorage-dependent or suspension cultures.,More productive than traditional roller bottles,spinners or ... operate, and disposable. Typical,yields of 4.9 x 10 9 cells per ...
... , ... An advanced new benchtop fermentor and cell ... you to optimize process control by,integrating data from up to ... analyzers, supplementary,pumps, cell mass sensors, and so on, can be ...
... , ... This Application Report is part of a ... BioFlo 110 can be used to efficiently grow mammalian cells, plant cells,insect cells, yeast, ... For this report, a standard 7.5L BioFlo 110 Advanced Fermentation Kit, NBS Catalog Number ...
Cached Biology Technology:Inoculation, Growth & Harvesting in a New Easy-to-Use Disposable Cell Culture System 2Inoculation, Growth & Harvesting in a New Easy-to-Use Disposable Cell Culture System 3Inoculation, Growth & Harvesting in a New Easy-to-Use Disposable Cell Culture System 4Inoculation, Growth & Harvesting in a New Easy-to-Use Disposable Cell Culture System 5Inoculation, Growth & Harvesting in a New Easy-to-Use Disposable Cell Culture System 6Inoculation, Growth & Harvesting in a New Easy-to-Use Disposable Cell Culture System 7Inoculation, Growth & Harvesting in a New Easy-to-Use Disposable Cell Culture System 8Optimizing Your Benchscale Fermentation Process 2Optimizing Your Benchscale Fermentation Process 3E. coli Fermentation Using a BioFlo 110 Bench-Top Fermentor 2E. coli Fermentation Using a BioFlo 110 Bench-Top Fermentor 3E. coli Fermentation Using a BioFlo 110 Bench-Top Fermentor 4E. coli Fermentation Using a BioFlo 110 Bench-Top Fermentor 5E. coli Fermentation Using a BioFlo 110 Bench-Top Fermentor 6
Rabbit Serum New Zealand or California Origin...
... Customer Peptide Synthesis , Containing one Phospho-Amino Acid ... be returned to customer conjugation of peptide to KLH protein ... 102 days/each , Pre-immune bleed x1 /each ... , Test bleed (app. 5 ml) x1 /each ...
...
GeneRacer is an advanced RACE (rapid amplification of cDNA ends) technique that improves the efficiency of amplifying full-length 5' and 3' cDNA ends. With the GeneRacer Kit you can:...
Biology Products: