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NEWSLETTER #1

NOVEMBER 2018

This 1st number of our newsletter InfoTatô is dedicated to Programa Tatô, it's partners and to all pioneers of sea turtle conservation in São Tomé. We hope you enjoy the reading!

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NEWSLETTER #2

MARCH 2019

This 2nd number of our newsletter InfoTatô is dedicated to all brave women that daily struggle for the conservation of biodiversity and the sustainable use of natural resources.

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INFOTATÔ OUT19

OUTUBRO 2019

As nossas tartarugas estão de volta para mais uma temporada de desova na ilha de São Tomé! Desejamos a todos uma excelente temporada!

Confira as novidades do Programa Tatô em mais uma temporada de desova.

Videos

Scientific articles and other publications

Stable isotopes reveal dietary differences and site fidelity in juvenile
green turtles foraging around São Tomé Island, West Central Africa

Hancock JM, Vieira S, Jimenez V, Carvalho Rio J, Rebelo R (2018)

Marine Ecology Progress Series 600:165-177

Alterações dos parâmetros biométricos e reprodutores das tartarugas
marinhas de São Tomé nas últimas duas décadas

Ribeiro I (2018)

Tese de Mestrado da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa. 54pp.

Foraging niche segregation between juvenile and adult hawksbill turtles
(Eretmochelys imbricata) at Príncipe island, West Africa

Ferreira R, Ceia F, Borges T, Ramos J & Bolten A (2018)

Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 498: 7pp.

Seeking a better future for women traders and sea turtles in
São Tomé and Príncipe

Vieira S, Ferreira B, Jiménez V, Airaud F, Monteiro D & Bom Jesus A (2017)

African Sea Turtle Newsletter 8:33-35

Local fishermen participating in sea turtle in-water data collection in
São Tomé Island

Vieira S, Ferreira B, Jiménez V, Airaud F, Monteiro D & Carvalho do Rio J (2017)

African Sea Turtle Newsletter 8:36-38

The Sea Turtles of Africa

Agyekumhene A et al. (2017)

SWOT Report Volume XII:14-29.

Participative approach to discuss novel law implementation strategies in
São Tomé and Príncipe

Vieira S, Jiménez V, Besugo A, Costa S, Miranda F, Hancock J, Loloum B & Oliveira L (2016)

African Sea Turtle Newsletter 5:15-20.

Teaming up with a local mobile phone service provider in order to spread
sea turtle conservation messages

Vieira S, Jiménez V, Hancock J, Lima H, Loloum B, Oliveira L (2016)

African Sea Turtle Newsletter 5:13-14.

Viva Tartaruga! Getting the word out in creative ways.

Vieira S, Jimenez V & Hancock J (2016)

SWOT Report Volume XI: 32-33.

Contributo do ecoturismo para a conservação das tartarugas marinhas e o
desenvolvimento das comunidades locais - Estudo de caso de Morro Peixe,
São Tomé e Príncipe

Martins J (2016)

Master Dissertation, Escola Superior de Turismo e Tecnologia do Mar, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Lisbon.

Marine turtles nesting activity assessment and trend along the
Central African Atlantic coast for the period of 1999-2008.

Girard et al. (2016)

International Journal of Marine Science and Ocean Technology. 3(3): 21-32.

Do hawksbill turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) found in the shallow waters
of Principe Island, West Africa, exhibit similar isotopic niches?

Ferreira R, Ceia F, Borges T, Ramos J & Bolten A (2016)

36th International Sea Turtle Symposium, Lima, Peru, 29 February – 4 March

Review of olive ridley nesting in São Tomé and Príncipe Islands,
West Africa, with a new nesting occurrence in Príncipe Island

Hancock J, Carvalho H, Loloum B, Lima H & Oliveira L (2015)

African Sea Turtle Newsletter. 3: 34-38.

Sea Turtle Artisans of São Tomé and Príncipe

Ferreira R (2015)

African Sea Turtle Newsletter. 3: 25–33.

Sea Turtle Snorkeling Survey at Príncipe Island, West Africa

Ferreira R, Prazeres I, Silva M, Leitão F, Bentes L, Borges T & Bolten A (2015)

35th International Sea Turtle Symposium, Dalaman, Turkey, 18-24 April.

Nesting Hawksbill Turtle Disorientation at a Beach Resort
on Príncipe Island, West Africa

Ferreira R & Martins H (2013)

Marine Turtle Newsletter. 136:7-9.

Do green turtles (Chelonia mydas) nesting in Principe Island,
West Africa, exhibit similar isotopic niches?

Ferreira R, Ceia F, Ramos J, Borges T & Bolten A (2013)

33rd Sea Turtle Symposium, USA 2-8 February 2013.

First histological and virological report of fibropapilloma associated with herpes virus in Chelonia mydas at Príncipe Island, West Africa

Duarte A, Faísca P, Loureiro N, Rosado R, Gil S, Pereira N & Tavares L (2012)

Archives of Virology. 157 (6): 1155–1159

Sea Turtle Nesting in Príncipe Island, West Africa

Ferreira R, Bolten A, Prazeres O & Martins H (2012)

32nd International Sea Turtle Symposium, Oaxaca, México, 11-17 May 2012.

Praia Grande of Príncipe Island (Gulf of Guinea): an important nesting
beach for the green turtle Chelonia mydas

Loureiro N, Carvalho H & Rodrigues Z (2011)

ARQUIPELAGO - Life and Marine Sciences 28: 89–95.

Príncipe island hawksbills: Genetic isolation of an eastern Atlantic stock

Monzón-Argüello C et al. (2011)

Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 407(2):345-354

Evidence from genetic and Lagrangian drifter data for transatlantic transport
of small juvenile green turtles

Monzón-Argüello C, López‐Jurado LF, Rico C, Marco A, López P, Hays GC & Lee PL (2010)

Journal of Biogeography, 37(9): 1752-1766.

Towards a National Ocean Policy in São Tomé and Príncipe

Alegre MC (2009)

Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea. Office of Legal Affairs. United Nations 64 pp.

Presence of fibropapillomatosis in green turtles Chelonia mydas at
Príncipe Island in the Gulf of Guinea.

Loureiro, N & Damião M (2009)

ARQUIPELAGO - Life and Marine Sciences 26: 79-83.

Mitochondrial DNA diversity and phylogeography of endangered
green turtle (Chelonia mydas) populations in Africa.

Formia A, Godley BJ, Dontaine JF & Bruford MW (2006)

Conservation Genetics 7(3): 353-369.

Distribution of juvenile leatherback sea turtle Dermochelys coriacea sightings

Eckert SA (2002)

Marine Ecology Progress Series. 230, 289-293.

Diversity and status of sea turtle species in the Gulf of Guinea islands

Castroviejo J, Juste J, Pérez JDV, Castelo R & Gil R (1994)

Biodiversity & Conservation. 3(9) 828-836.