STSSN

(redirected from Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network)
AcronymDefinition
STSSNSea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network (est. 1980; US NOAA)
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The Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network (STSSN) documents dead or injured sea turtles along the coasts of the eastern United States and the U.S.
We thank the state coordinators of the Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network and its innumerable volunteers, past and present, for providing the numbers and size distributions of stranded sea turtles.
The Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network has been accumulating data on strandings of marine turtles along the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic coasts of the United States since 1980.
The combined information from Dixon (1987), The Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network, and this report shows that leatherback turtles have been found in all Texas coastal counties except Matagorda and Willacy.
Abstract--The Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network, coordinated by the National Marine Fisheries Service through a network of state coordinators, archives data on sea turtles that strand along the U.S.
The Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network (STSSN) is an organized network of individuals who monitor the shoreline and record data on each stranded sea turtle, including date and location of stranding, species, and carapace length (curved or straight carapace length, or both).