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- Terrapins and Tires Roadkills represent signicant losses to the terrapin population.
Baker, Patrick. 2011. Diamondback Terrapins at the Wetlands Institute. Year of the Turtle News 12:1415. Download PDF file.*
Gaffney, E., P. Meylan, R. Wood, E. Simons, and D.de Almeida Campos. 2011. Evolution of the side-necked turtles: the family Podocnemididae. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History: 350: 237 pp., 98 figures, 4 tables. Download PDF file.*
Herlands, R., Roger C. Wood, Jennifer Pritchard, Heather Clapp, and Norman Le Furge. 2004. Diamondback terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin) head-starting project in southern New Jersey. In C. Swarth, W. M. Roosenburg, and E. Kiviat (eds.), Conservation and Ecology of Turtles of the Mid-Atlantic Region: A Symposium, pp. 1321. Biblomania, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Download PDF file.*
Wood, Roger C. 1997. The impact of commercial crab traps on northern diamondback terrapins, Malaclemys terrapin terrapin. In J. Van Abbema (ed.), Proceedings: Conservation, Restoration, and Management of Tortoises and TurtlesAn International Conference, pp. 2127. 1993 State University of New York, Purchase. New York Turtle and Tortoise Society, New York. Download PDF file.*
Wood, Roger C. and Rosalind Herlands. 1997. Turtles and Tires: The impact of roadkills on northern diamondback terrapins, Malaclemys terrapin terrapin, populations on the Cape May Penunsula, southern New Jersey. In J. Van Abbema (ed.), Proceedings: Conservation, Restoration, and Management of Tortoises and TurtlesAn International Conference, pp. 4653. 1993 State University of New York, Purchase. New York Turtle and Tortoise Society, New York. Download PDF file.*
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Abstracts of Papers Presented by Wetlands Institute Staff and Student Researchers
- Atlantic Estuarine Research Society, Spring Meeting, Cape May, NJ, March 2012
McLaughlin, D. 2011. Research and management of northern diamondback terrapins (Malaclemys terrapin terrapin) in New Jersey. The Wildlife Conservation Society, New Jersey Chapter, Ocean County, NJ, May 2011.
McLaughlin, D. 2011. Terrapin barrier fences along the Atlantic Coast of New Jerseys Cape May and Atlantic Counties. New Jersey Roads and Wildlife Working Group, Trenton, NJ., March 2011.
- Fifth Symposium on the Ecology, Status, and Conservation of the Diamondback Terrapin, Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium, Chauvin, LA, November 12–14, 2010.
- Atlantic Estuarine Research Society Fall 2008 Meeting, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, November 68, 2008
- 4th National Symposium on the Ecology, Status, and Conservation of the Diamondback Terrapin, Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center, Millersville, MD, August 1012, 2007.
- The Turtle Survival Alliances 5th Annual Symposium on Conservation and Biology of Freshwater Turtles and Tortoises, and the second in conjunction with the IUCN Chelonian Specialist Group, Zoo Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, July 28, 2007.
- Atlantic Estuarine Research Society Fall 2006 Meeting, Community College of Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD, October 57, 2006.
- Atlantic Estuarine Research Society Spring 2006 Meeting, The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, March 911, 2006.
- All Florida Herpetology Conference, March 2627, 2005, Gainesville, FL.
- Atlantic Estuarine Research Society Spring 2005 Meeting, Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons, MD, March 1012, 2005.
- Atlantic Estuarine Research Society Fall 2004 Meeting, New Jersey Meadowlands Commission, Lyndhurst, NJ, October 1416, 2004.
- Third Workshop on the Ecology, Status and Conservation of Diamondback Terrapins, Jacksonville, FL, September, 1719, 2004.
- 18th Annual Meeting of the Society for Conservation Biology, New York, NY, July 30August 2, 2004.
- Atlantic Estuarine Research Society Spring 2004 Meeting, Salisbury, MD, March 2527, 2004.
- Second International Congress on Chelonian Conservation, Dakar, Sénégal, June 1822, 2003.
- The Second Workshop on the Ecology, Status, and Conservation of Diamondback Terrapins, The Wetlands Institute, October 68, 2000.