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Title and Description:

Five-Year Review for Endangered Species Act of the Kemp’s ridley sea turtle.

The information is a review of the recovery status of the Kemp’s ridley (Lepidochelys kempii), which is listed under the Endangered Species Act.  5-year reviews are required under Section 4 of the Act.

ID: 286 Info. Type:  ISI
Estimated Dissemination Date: 10/15//2014
Contact Person: Michael LIddel NOAA Locator

Date First Posted in Peer Review Agenda: 11/7/2014

Estimated Peer Review Start Date: 8/31/2014
Review type: individual letters
Expected number of peer reviewers: 4-10
Peer reviewers will be selected by: the agency.

Will the public, including scientific or professional societies, be asked to nominate potential peer reviewers? no

Will there be opportunities for the public to comment on the work product to be peer reviewed? no

How? NA

When? NA

Will the agency provide significant and relevant public comments to the peer reviewers before they conduct their review? no.

Primary disciplines or expertise needed in the review: Ecology, conservation, extinction risk, sea turtle biology.

Comments on Peer Review:

Charge to reviewers

Final peer review report

Final work product