Comparing body size of Kemp’s Ridley, Loggerhead and Green sea turtles in the Gulf of Mexico via stereo-video cameras

•A standard distribution of straight carapace lengths for each species of sea turtle doesn’t exist.
•Using a stereo-video cameras (SVC) to create a 3D model of the turtles.
•Body measurements and frequency at each reef can be determined from data collected.
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Abstract/Description: •A standard distribution of straight carapace lengths for each species of sea turtle doesn’t exist. •Using a stereo-video cameras (SVC) to create a 3D model of the turtles. •Body measurements and frequency at each reef can be determined from data collected.
Subject(s): Gulf of Mexico
Undergraduate Research
Sea turtles
Size
Kemp's Ridley
Loggerhead
Green sea turtles
Date Issued: 2021