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Hannah Vander Zanden’s paper published in MEPS

Published: Feb 28th, 2013

Hannah and colleagues published their paper “Trophic ecology of a green turtle breeding population” in Marine Ecology Progress Series (2013) 476:237-249.

Karen Bjorndal’s paper published in Marine Biology

Published: Feb 25th, 2013

Karen and colleagues published their paper “Threshold to maturity in a long-lived reptile: interactions of age, size and growth” Marine Biology (2013) 160:607-616.  Bjorndal_et_al_MarBiol_2013.pdf

Jeff Schmid speaks at ACCSTR

Published: Feb 25th, 2013

Jeff will speak at the ACCSTR Spring Semester Seminar Series on March 1st (Friday) at 4:00 pm in 521 Carr Hall. Jeff will present results of his research on Kemp’s… Read More

ISTS in Baltimore a great success

Published: Feb 25th, 2013

Ray Carthy provided the leadership as ISTS president to make the annual meeting a great success! The meetings were attended by over 1016 researchers, conservationists, government personnel, and educators representing… Read More

Joe Pfaller receives research grants from Sigma Xi and SICB

Published: Jan 17th, 2013

Joe has just received two grants in support of his research on the global genetic relationships of rafting crabs, which are often found riding on oceanic stage sea turtles. Sigma… Read More

Joe Pfaller attends MARK Workshop

Published: Jan 17th, 2013

Joe participated in an intense 5-day workshop on design and analysis of sea turtle tagging studies using the program MARK. Joe plans to apply what he learned to estimate vital… Read More

Hannah Vander Zanden receives Postdoctoral position

Published: Jan 13th, 2013

Hannah has just accepted a position as Postdoctoral Scholar in the Inter-university Training for Continental-scale Ecology (ITCE) project, funded by NSF and based in the Department of Geology & Geophysics… Read More

Nicole I. Stacy joins ACCSTR Faculty

Published: Jan 13th, 2013

Nicole’s primary area of interest is clinical pathology of exotic species, especially aquatics, and its application to wildlife conservation. In addition to her diagnostic work, she is strongly interested in… Read More

Silent auction held to benefit ACCSTR 4 Nov

Published: Nov 5th, 2012

The Beach Break Salon in Gainesville held a gathering to benefit the ACCSTR. It was a fun afternoon with great food. Music was provided by Doug Low. Thanks to Brenda DuVal, Annie Gartner,… Read More

ACCSTR Development Board held first meeting

Published: Nov 5th, 2012

The Development Board met on 2 November to initiate a fundraising campaign to raise $1.5M for an endowed professorship for the ACCSTR.