‘Oceanographer Turtles: Observation platforms for the conservation and dynamic management of the ocean (Oceanographer Turtles)’

Grants for research teams

Ecology and Conservation Biology


The project ‘Oceanographer Turtles’ sets out to explore the role of operational ecology in the dynamic management of the ocean. Our case study is that of a pelagic predator and threatened species, the loggerhead sea turtle (‘Caretta caretta’), in western Mediterranean waters.