Research

Turtle Identification

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Turtle Identification

The Center for Biodiversity and Conservation at the American Museum of Natural History (CBC-AMNH) has been studying green and hawkbill sea turtles on Palmyra Atoll in the Central Pacific. To help understand turtle movements we are developing methods for using the scale patterns on a turtle’s head to identify and recognize individual animals.

Species-Based Research

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Species-Based Research

Information about CBC research on invertebrates, birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians.

Place-Based Research

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Place-Based Research

CBC research spans the globe, from the New York City Metropolitan Area to British Columbia to Southeast Asia to Pacific Islands.