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Clayton Pollock visits ACCSTR

Published: Nov 2nd, 2016

On November 1st, the ACCSTR hosted Clayton Pollock, National Park Service Biologist from St. Croix, USVI. Clayton’s presentation included topics ranging from lion fish management to acoustic telemetry studies at Buck… Read More

ACCSTR receives grant from Sea Turtle Grants Program

Published: Oct 28th, 2016

We are excited to announce that funds from the Sea Turtle Grants Program were awarded to the Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research (ACCSTR) to support our Reclaim Our… Read More

Robert Johnson and Alexandra Gulick return from field season in Little Cayman

Published: Oct 19th, 2016

Robert and Alexandra have recently returned from a successful four-month field season at the Central Caribbean Marine Institute’s field station on Little Cayman Island, conducting research for their dissertations. Together… Read More

Reclaim Our Coasts Initiative — June 5th

Published: Apr 25th, 2016

Please join us on June 5th at Fort De Soto Park, St Petersburg, to help sea turtles and other marine life by cleaning up the beaches and shallow backwater areas… Read More

Cynthia Lagueux presents paper at Florida Permit Holder’s meeting

Published: Feb 2nd, 2016

Cynthia Lagueux and Cathi Campbell represented the ACCSTR this past weekend (January 29-30th) at the 19th Annual Florida Marine Turtle Permit Holder’s meeting in Jacksonville.  Cynthia presented a talk on, “Progress and Projects: An… Read More

Joe Pfaller coauthors paper in Scientific Reports

Published: Feb 1st, 2016

Joe and lead author Michael Gil have published a paper investigating the role that oceanic barnacles play as foundation species on plastic Tsunami debris in the Pacific Ocean. This paper… Read More

Joe Pfaller receives award at SICB in Portland

Published: Jan 11th, 2016

Joe received an award from The Crustacean Society for best oral presentation for his talk titled “Hitchhiking the high seas: global genomics of rafting crabs”, a central topic of his Ph.D.… Read More

Leslie Weinstein’s efforts to save sea turtles to air on ABC

Published: Dec 23rd, 2015

Leslie is a member of the ACCSTR Development Board and was instrumental in organizing the airlift to save cold stunned sea turtles last year. Tune in to Sea Rescue on… Read More

Mariela Pajuelo earns PhD

Published: Dec 23rd, 2015

Congratulations to Mariela who has completed her PhD. Her dissertation title is:  The foraging ecology of loggerhead turtles in the North Atlantic: Evidence from stable isotope values.

Jose Urteaga visits the Center

Published: Dec 23rd, 2015

Jose was the Coordinator for Flora and Fauna International (FFI) on the Pacific coast of Nicaragua and was instrumental in turning around leatherback and hawksbill conservation there.  Currently Jose is… Read More