Kelly Stewart

Summary

Affiliation: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Breeding sex ratios in adult leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) may compensate for female-biased hatchling sex ratios
    Kelly R Stewart
    Marine Mammal and Turtle Division, Southwest Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, La Jolla, California, United States of America The Ocean Foundation, Washington D C, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e88138. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Leatherback nests increasing significantly in Florida, USA; trends assessed over 30 years using multilevel modeling
    Kelly Stewart
    Duke Center for Marine Conservation, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University Marine Lab, 135 Duke Marine Lab Rd, Beaufort, North Carolina 28516, USA
    Ecol Appl 21:263-73. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Monitoring persistent organic pollutants in leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) confirms maternal transfer
    Kelly R Stewart
    Duke University Center for Marine Conservation, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University Marine Laboratory, 135 Duke Marine Lab Road, Beaufort, NC 28516, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 62:1396-409. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Breeding sex ratios in adult leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) may compensate for female-biased hatchling sex ratios
    Kelly R Stewart
    Marine Mammal and Turtle Division, Southwest Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, La Jolla, California, United States of America The Ocean Foundation, Washington D C, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e88138. 2014
    ..We recommend monitoring breeding sex ratios in the future to allow the integration of this demographic parameter in population models. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Leatherback nests increasing significantly in Florida, USA; trends assessed over 30 years using multilevel modeling
    Kelly Stewart
    Duke Center for Marine Conservation, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University Marine Lab, 135 Duke Marine Lab Rd, Beaufort, North Carolina 28516, USA
    Ecol Appl 21:263-73. 2011
    ..However, nesting is increasing even where beach protection has not been enhanced. Climate variability and associated marine food web dynamics, which could enhance productivity and reduce predators, may be driving this trend...
  3. doi request reprint Monitoring persistent organic pollutants in leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) confirms maternal transfer
    Kelly R Stewart
    Duke University Center for Marine Conservation, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University Marine Laboratory, 135 Duke Marine Lab Road, Beaufort, NC 28516, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 62:1396-409. 2011
    ..Concentrations were lower than those shown to have acute toxic effects in other aquatic reptiles, but may have sub-lethal effects on hatchling body condition and health...