The feeding habit of sea turtles influences their reaction to artificial marine debris

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Fukuoka, Takuya ; Yamane, Misaki ; Kinoshita, Chihiro ; Narazaki, Tomoko ; Marshall, Greg J. ; Abernathy, Kyler J. ; Miyazaki, Nobuyuki ; Sato, Katsufumi (2016)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Journal: Scientific Reports, volume 6 (issn: 2045-2322, eissn: 2045-2322)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/srep28015, pmc: PMC4910051
  • Subject: Article

Ingestion of artificial debris is considered as a significant stress for wildlife including sea turtles. To investigate how turtles react to artificial debris under natural conditions, we deployed animal-borne video cameras on loggerhead and green turtles in addition to... View more
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