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Title: Galveston Turtle Projects


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CC ID: 695616
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The Home Page For The NCEI Archive For This Project. From This Page, One can navigate down to the (archived) data.


CC Caretta caretta (scientific name for loggerhead sea turtle)
CMTTP Cooperative Marine Turtle Tagging Program
FCA First Care Area, a semi-quarantine area within the Turtle Barn where turtles receive treatment for various ailments
PIT Integrated Transponder. A radio frequency identification tag used on sea turtles
RFF Right front flipper
RW Raceway, a rectangular holding tank 20' long by 6' wide by 2' or 3' deep
TED Turtle Excluder Device
VIP A person or persons who came through on a sea turtle tour that were part of a special group designated by the laboratory director, visiting researchers, officials, and dignitaries
W&M process of weighing and measuring the turtles
WL Wetlab buidling

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Catalog Item ID: 24607
GUID: gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:24607
Metadata Record Created By: James A Primrose
Metadata Record Created: 2015-04-24 11:06+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2022-02-13 17:19+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2021-04-29
Owner Org: SEFSC
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Review Frequency: 1 Year