Hurricanes and Hatchlings Don’t Mix
The overlap of hurricanes and nesting seasons in the southeastern US is a threat to the survival of sea turtle nests.
Students will explore real time data to understand the relationship between storms and nesting success. They will be analyzing datasets within the SECOORA website and drawing conclusions that will enable them to predict future hurricane damage.
Authors: Ana Salazar, Donna Reinhart, David Grant; EARTH 2012