Recovery Plan Ad Hoc Report results

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Plan Title Plan Stage Plan Lead Region (FWS) Plan Lead Office (FWS) Species Common Name Species Scientific Name Action Priority Action Number Action Description Action Status Estimated Initiation Date Estimated Completion Date Action Lead Agencies Responsible Parties Work Types Labor Types Comments Implementation Activity Number Implementation Activity Description Implementation Activity Status Implementation Activity Estimated Initiation Date Implementation Activity Estimated Completion Date Implementation Activity Labor Types Implementation Activity Work Types Implementation Activity Responsible Parties Implementation Activity Comments Implementation Activity Species
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.1.1 Reduce directed take through public education and information Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Support should be provided for international information exchange forum. Also includes Task 2.1.1.1. Inclusive of Task 1.1.1.1 and 2.1.1.1 in Hawksbill plan.
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.1.2 Law enforcement-prevent illegal exploitation and harassment Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Inclusive of task 1.1.1.2 in Hawksbill plan
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.2 Ensure coastal construction activities do not disrupt nesting & hatching activities Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected No specific costs, part of ongoing program activities 1.1.2-1 NMFS performed consultations under Section 7 of the ESA and evaluated the effects of cunstruction activities that may impact turtle nesting beaches in Hawaii, Guam, CNMI, and American Samoa Ongoing Current 9 9 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.3 Reduce nest predation by domestic & feral animals Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Review after 10 years 1.1.3-2 NMFS supported the American Samoa Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources to assess the threat of feral pigs to green turtles and their nesting habitat at Swains Island, American Samoa. Complete 8 8 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected This project was funded via a PIRO Turtle Grant.
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.5.1 Monitor nesting activity, identify important nesting beaches, determine population trends Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 1.1.5.1-1 NMFS conducted long-term nesting beach monitoring in the northwest Hawaiian Islands. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.5.1 Monitor nesting activity, identify important nesting beaches, determine population trends Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 1.1.5.1-2 NMFS evaluated Hawaii green turtle population trends and designed and evaluated conservation strategies via stochastic simulation models. Complete 2008 2008 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.5.1 Monitor nesting activity, identify important nesting beaches, determine population trends Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 1.1.5.1-3 NMFS supported green turtle nesting beach monitoring projects in CNMI, Guam, Palau, Yap State (FSM), and Swains Island in American Samoa. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.5.1 Monitor nesting activity, identify important nesting beaches, determine population trends Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 1.1.5.1-7 NMFS supported capacity building for the Republic of Palau, Division of Marine Resources to establish a monitoring system and conduct baseline studies of turtles and their habitats. Complete 2008 2008 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.5.2 Evaluate nest success, implement nest-protection measures Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Re-evaluate funding needs after 5 years
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.5.3 Define stock boundaries Complete FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Costs included for 1.1.5.3.1-1.1.5.3.3 1.1.5.3-1 NMFS continued to identify stock structure of nesting turtles using DNA analysis, flipper tagging, and satellite telemetry. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.5.3 Define stock boundaries Complete FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Costs included for 1.1.5.3.1-1.1.5.3.3 1.1.5.3-2 NMFS conducted population identification of turtles caught as bycatch in fisheries, foraging turtles, and stranded turtles, using DNA analysis, flipper tagging, and satellite telemetry. Complete 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.5.3.1 Identify stock type for major nesting beach areas Complete FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.5.3.2 Determine nesting beach origins-juvenile & subadult populations Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.5.3.3 Determine genetic relationship among populations Complete FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 1.1.5.3.3-1 NMFS supported a sea turtle data collection and skin sampling (for subsequent DNA analysis) project conducted by Women United Together in the Marshall Islands. Complete 2008 2008 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.1.5.3.3 Determine genetic relationship among populations Complete FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 1.1.5.3.3-2 NMFS supported genetic sampling of sea turtles at foraging at Palmyra Atoll and those nesting in Yap State (FSM). Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.2.1 Prevent degradation due to erosion-control measures, jetties and breakwaters Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected No costs-carried out by in-country resource/regulatory agencies 1.2.1-1 NMFS provided comments on numerous draft Environmental Impact Statements for the construction of jetties or breakwaters in Hawaii outlining the potential impacts to sea turtles and suggesting mitigating activities. Complete 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 1.2.2 Eliminate sand, coral rubble removal & mining practices Unknown Other State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected No costs-carried out by in country resource/regulatory agencies
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.1.1 Reduce directed take through education, information Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Costs included in Task 1.1.1.1. 2.1.1.1-1 NMFS facilitated the design and production of signs informing the public of the laws against poaching in Guam and CNMI Complete 9 9 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.1.2 Increase/maintain enforcement, reduce exploitation Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State, United States Coast Guard Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Costs duplicative of Task 2.1.1.2 in hawksbill plan
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.2.1 Determine distribution, abundance of posthatchlings, juveniles, adults Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Cost duplicative of Task 2.1.2.2. In hawksbill plan 2.1.2.1-1 NMFS conducted long-term, spatially extensive, capture-mark-recapture programs at six sites throughout Hawaiian archipelago. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.2.1 Determine distribution, abundance of posthatchlings, juveniles, adults Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Cost duplicative of Task 2.1.2.2. In hawksbill plan 2.1.2.1-2 NMFS supported capacity building of the American Samoa Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources for nesting beach and in-water monitoring. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.2.1 Determine distribution, abundance of posthatchlings, juveniles, adults Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Cost duplicative of Task 2.1.2.2. In hawksbill plan 2.1.2.1-3 NMFS supported in-water monitoring in CNMI, Guam, Palmyra Atoll, and Palau. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.2.1 Determine distribution, abundance of posthatchlings, juveniles, adults Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Cost duplicative of Task 2.1.2.2. In hawksbill plan 2.1.2.1-4 NMFS supported capacity building for the Republic of Palau, Division of Marine Resources to establish a monitoring system and conduct baseline studies of turtles and their habitats. Complete 2008 2008 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.2.1 Determine distribution, abundance of posthatchlings, juveniles, adults Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Cost duplicative of Task 2.1.2.2. In hawksbill plan 2.1.2.1-5 NMFS supported in-water population assessment, genetic stock identification and threat assessment of sea turtles at Palmyra Atoll. Ongoing Current 2008 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.2.2 Determine adult migration routes, internesting habitats Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.2.2-1 NMFS continued to identify stock structure of nesting turtles using satellite telemetry on adult green turtles in Hawaii. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.2.2 Determine adult migration routes, internesting habitats Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.2.2-2 NMFS conducted comparative studies using satellite telemetry and oceanographic research techniques of foraging, migration, and pelagic habitat use of green turtles caught as bycatch in the Hawaii-based longline fishery versus turtles captured by other methods. Complete 2008 2008 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.2.2 Determine adult migration routes, internesting habitats Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.2.2-3 NMFS supported satellite tagging of adult male green turtles caught in-water at Palmyra Atoll and adult females from nesting beaches in Palau. Not Started 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.2.3 Determine growth rates, survivorship, age at sexual maturity Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.2.3-1 NMFS continued vital population assessment work in Hawaii under the Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network, including genetic sampling and analysis of age classes. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.2.4 Identify current threats adults, juveniles on foraging grounds Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-1 NMFS supported the State of Hawaii in preliminary stages of assessing the impacts of nearshore recreational fisheries on sea turtle populations. Ongoing Current 2008 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-10 NMFS Educated Hawaii-based longline fishery participants about sea turtle mitigation requirements including safe handling, gear removal, and release of turtles caught incidental to the fishery. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-11 NMFS conducted fishery mitigation experiments, including testing “stealth gear”, blue-dyed bait, deep day-time fishing, and new circle hook designs (barbless and whisker) in Hawaiian longline and shoreline fisheries, and longline fisheries in Costa Rica, Brazil, Guatemala, and the Azores. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-12 NMFS conducted turtle behavior and physiology research to understand longline gear and bait interactions and gear mitigation options, including contracting the development of computer and physical models of the biomechanics of turtle biting to study hook ingestion and resulting injuries. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-13 NMFS supported education and collaborative work with Mexican halibut gillnet and bottomset longline fisheries in Baja California to reduce turtle bycatch. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-14 NMFS continued turtle excluder device (TED) outreach and training efforts with various foreign governments. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-15 NMFS participated in Regional Fishery Management Organization meetings, including facilitating the adoption of a binding sea turtle resolution of the Western and Central Pacific Fishery Commission – a first for any tuna RFMO. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-16 NMFS adopted a U.S. initiated conservation and management measure in the WCPFC for all species caught in conjunction with fishing for highly migratory species Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-17 NMFS Educated Hawaii-based longline fishery participants about sea turtle mitigation requirements including safe handling, gear removal, and release of turtles caught incidental to the fishery. Ongoing Current 2010 2010 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-18 NMFS continued US fishery observer programs to monitor, report, and estimate green turtle bycatch. This also includes observer programs required under multi-lateral treaties and conventions. Ongoing Current 2010 2010 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-19 NMFS supported the State of Hawaii with a Section 6 grant to fund their program to address marine wildlife protection, in particular interactions between nearshore fisheries and sea turtles (and monk seals). Not Started 2010 2010 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-2 NMFS continued US fishery observer programs to monitor, report, and estimate green turtle bycatch. This also includes observer programs required under multi-lateral treaties and conventions. Ongoing Current Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-3 NMFS supported sea turtle bycatch mortality mitigation in the Palau tuna longline fishery through observer training in partnership with Palau Marine Law Enforcement Division and Bureau of Marine Resources Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-4 NMFS supported the Marshall Islands Sea Turtle-Fisheries Interaction Outreach Education project to build sea turtle conservation and management capacity of the Marshall Islands Marine Resources Authority, including training of observers in sea turtle?fishery interaction mitigation techniques. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-5 NMFS assisted national observer programs and supported capacity building through in-country fishery observer training to improve sea turtle species identification, reporting, handling, and education regarding fishery mitigation techniques in Papua New Guinea, Marshall Islands, Indonesia, Vietnam, New Caledonia, Fiji and Cook Islands. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-6 NMFS supported surveys of trawl and longline fishing crews at Indonesian ports to estimate capture rates of marine turtles. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-7 NMFS supported a trial observer program in Indonesian longline and trawl fisheries. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-8 NMFS collaborated with foreign partners to export longline fishery technologies through education and outreach, circle hook exchange program, and fishing gear experiments in Ecuador, Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Peru, Brazil, Columbia, Chile, Korea, Thailand, Hawaii, Japan, Philippines, Spain, Vietnam, Indonesia, and the Mediterranean. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.4 Monitor, reduce incidental mortality in commercial, recreational fisheries Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.4-9 NMFS tested the efficacy of longline gear technology to reduce sea turtle interactions in Pacific Ocean high seas fisheries in collaboration with Japan. Complete Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.6.1 Investigate fibropapillomas Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.6.1-1 NMFS continued long-term monitoring and research of the Hawaiian stock to identify potential causes of and threats posed by fibropapillomatosis. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.6.1 Investigate fibropapillomas Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.6.1-2 NMFS analyzed the spatial extent and severity of the occurrence of FP in the Main Hawaiian Islands to evaluate potential causes. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.1.8 Centralize tagging program and tag-series records Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Total funds for all species 2.1.8-1 NMFS supported the development and completion of a Turtle Research Database System in collaboration with six international agencies. Complete 2008 2008 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.2.1 Identify important habitat Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Should be coordinated with Tasks 2.1.2.1 & 2.1.2.2 funds included in these tasks
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.2.2 Ensure long-term protection Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Part of ongoing program activities
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.2.3 Assess & prevent degradation or destruction of reefs by boating, diving activities Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Part of ongoing program activities
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.2.4 Prevent degradation reefs by pollution Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Department of State, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, United States Coast Guard Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Part of ongoing program activities
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.2.5 Prevent degradation or destruction of reefs by dredge or disposal Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Department of State, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Part of ongoing program activities 2.2.5-1 NMFS conducted numerous consultations under Section 7 of the ESA evaluating dredging proejcts for the potential effects on green turtles and thier habitat. Not Started 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.2.6 Prevent degradation or destruction by coastal erosion, siltation Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service National Tropical Botanical Garden, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Natural Resources Conservation Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Part of ongoing program activities
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 2.2.7 Prevent degradation or destruction of reefs by blasting Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Department of State, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, United States Navy Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Part of ongoing program activities
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 4.1 Support agreements, conventions, protect in foreign water Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Interior, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Includes all sea turtle species and Tasks 4.2 and 4.3 4.1-1 NMFS participated in the Indian Ocean Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation and Management of Marine Turtles of the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia. Complete 2008 2008 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 4.1 Support agreements, conventions, protect in foreign water Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Interior, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Includes all sea turtle species and Tasks 4.2 and 4.3 4.1-2 NMFS participated in the Inter-American Convention for the Protection and Conservation of Sea Turtles. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 4.2 CITES membership, compliance Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Interior, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 1 4.3 Develop new agreements to protect in foreign waters Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Interior, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 1.1.4.1 Quantify effects of artificial lighting Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 1.1.4.2 Implement, enforce, evaluate lighting regulations or other lighting control measures Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected No additional costs-part of program activities
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 1.2.3 Develop, evaluate natural beach-landscaping guidelines Unknown U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 2.1.3.1 Evaluate extent ingestion of persistent debris & entanglement Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.3.1-1 NMFS continued to maintain the Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network and where possible collected data on evidence of debris ingestion and/or entanglement from stranded individuals. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 2.1.3.2 Evaluate effects ingestion persistent debris and entanglement Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 2.1.3.3 Reduce, eliminate persistent debris & entanglement Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, United States Coast Guard Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected No additional costs. Part of agency program activities 2.1.3.3-1 NMFS supported marine debris cleanup efforts around the Hawaiian Islands Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 2.1.5 Eliminate harassment of turtles at sea/education/enforcement Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Duplicative of costs for Task 2.1.5 in hawksbill plan 2.1.5-1 NMFS attended and presented information at numerous conferences, festivals, and other outreach events in Hawaii educating the public about harrassment and protected species. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 2.1.5 Eliminate harassment of turtles at sea/education/enforcement Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Duplicative of costs for Task 2.1.5 in hawksbill plan 2.1.5-2 NMFS supported with grant funding three different organizations for outreach and education projects targeting the general public and increasing awareness about sea turtles, their threats, and their protection and responsible viewing. Ongoing Current 2010 2010 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 2.1.7 Develop/maintain carcass stranding network Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected 2.1.7-1 NMFS continued vital population assessment work in Hawaii under the Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network, including genetic sampling and analysis of age classes. Ongoing Current 2009 2009 Labor type not yet selected Work type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 2.2.8 Prevent degradation of reefs by oil transshipment Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 National Marine Fisheries Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, United States Coast Guard Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Part of ongoing program activities
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 2.2.9 Identify other threats, take action Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, United States Coast Guard Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Part of ongoing program activities
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 2 4.4 Display information at airports Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Includes all sea turtle species
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 3 1.2.4 Ensure replenishment projects maintain quality habitat Unknown Other State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 3 1.2.5 Implement non-mechanical beach cleaning alternatives Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Priority is N/A.
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 3 1.2.6 Prevent vehicular driving on nesting beaches Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of State Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected No costs-carried out by in-country resource/regulatory agencies
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 3 2.1.6.2 Investigate parasites and other infectious agents Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 Other State of California, State of Oregon, State of Washington, State of Hawaii, Territory of Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Territory of American Samoa, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall islands, U.S. Unincorporated Territories, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 3 3.1 Develop captive standards Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 3 3.2 Catalog captive turtles for research, education Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Includes all sea turtle species
Recovery Plan for U.S. Pacific Populations of the Green Turtle RF(1) 4 North Florida Ecological Services Field Office (904) 731-3336 Green sea turtle Chelonia mydas 3 3.3 Designate rehab facilities Ongoing Current FY 1995 - FY 1999 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Work type not yet selected Labor type not yet selected Includes all sea turtle species