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Lepidochelys olivacea

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9. Marine Neritic -> 9.1. Marine Neritic - Pelagic
suitability: Suitable  
10. Marine Oceanic -> 10.1. Marine Oceanic - Epipelagic (0-200m)
suitability: Suitable  
12. Marine Intertidal -> 12.2. Marine Intertidal - Sandy Shoreline and/or Beaches, Sand Bars, Spits, Etc
suitability: Suitable  major importance:Yes
1. Land/water protection -> 1.1. Site/area protection
1. Land/water protection -> 1.2. Resource & habitat protection
2. Land/water management -> 2.1. Site/area management
2. Land/water management -> 2.2. Invasive/problematic species control
3. Species management -> 3.1. Species management -> 3.1.1. Harvest management
3. Species management -> 3.1. Species management -> 3.1.2. Trade management
4. Education & awareness -> 4.3. Awareness & communications
5. Law & policy -> 5.4. Compliance and enforcement -> 5.4.1. International level
5. Law & policy -> 5.4. Compliance and enforcement -> 5.4.2. National level
5. Law & policy -> 5.4. Compliance and enforcement -> 5.4.3. Sub-national level
1. Residential & commercial development -> 1.1. Housing & urban areas
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%)  
1. Residential & commercial development -> 1.2. Commercial & industrial areas
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%)  
1. Residential & commercial development -> 1.3. Tourism & recreation areas
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%)  
2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.4. Marine & freshwater aquaculture -> 2.4.1. Subsistence/artisinal aquaculture
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%) severity: Unknown 
2. Agriculture & aquaculture -> 2.4. Marine & freshwater aquaculture -> 2.4.2. Industrial aquaculture
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%) severity: Unknown 
5. Biological resource use -> 5.1. Hunting & trapping terrestrial animals -> 5.1.1. Intentional use (species is the target)
timing: Ongoing   
5. Biological resource use -> 5.4. Fishing & harvesting aquatic resources -> 5.4.1. Intentional use: (subsistence/small scale)
timing: Ongoing   
5. Biological resource use -> 5.4. Fishing & harvesting aquatic resources -> 5.4.3. Unintentional effects: (subsistence/small scale)
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%) severity: Unknown 
5. Biological resource use -> 5.4. Fishing & harvesting aquatic resources -> 5.4.4. Unintentional effects: (large scale)
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%) severity: Unknown 
6. Human intrusions & disturbance -> 6.1. Recreational activities
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%) severity: No decline 
6. Human intrusions & disturbance -> 6.3. Work & other activities
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%) severity: Unknown 
8. Invasive & other problematic species & genes -> 8.2. Problematic native species
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%) severity: Unknown 
9. Pollution -> 9.1. Domestic & urban waste water -> 9.1.1. Sewage
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%)  
9. Pollution -> 9.4. Garbage & solid waste
timing: Ongoing   
9. Pollution -> 9.6. Excess energy -> 9.6.1. Light pollution
timing: Ongoing scope: Minority (<50%)  
11. Climate change & severe weather -> 11.3. Temperature extremes
timing: Future scope: Whole (>90%) severity: Unknown 

Citation: Abreu-Grobois, A & Plotkin, P. (IUCN SSC Marine Turtle Specialist Group) 2008. Lepidochelys olivacea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 17 September 2014.
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