Journal Articles

  1. Mortimer, J., Esteban, N., Guzman, A., Hays, G. Estimates of marine turtle nesting populations in the south-west Indian Ocean indicate the importance of the Chagos Archipelago Oryx 1 12
  2. Rivas, M., Esteban, N., Marco, A. Potential male leatherback hatchlings exhibit higher fitness which might balance sea turtle sex ratios in the face of climate change Climatic Change
  3. Stokes, H., Mortimer, J., Hays, G., Unsworth, R., Laloë, J., Esteban, N. Green turtle diet is dominated by seagrass in the Western Indian Ocean except amongst gravid females Marine Biology 166 10
  4. Schofield, G., Esteban, N., Katselidis, K., Hays, G. Drones for research on sea turtles and other marine vertebrates – A review Biological Conservation 238 108214
  5. Unsworth, R., Bertelli, C., Cullen-Unsworth, L., Esteban, N., Jones, B., Lilley, R., Lowe, C., Nuuttila, H., Rees, S. Sowing the Seeds of Seagrass Recovery Using Hessian Bags Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 7
  6. Hays, G., Bailey, H., Bograd, S., Bowen, W., Campagna, C., Carmichael, R., Casale, P., Chiaradia, A., Costa, D., Cuevas, E., Bruyn, P., Dias, M., Duarte, C., Dunn, D., Dutton, P., Esteban, N., Friedlaender, A., Goetz, K., Godley, B., Halpin, P., Hamann, M., Hammerschlag, N., Harcourt, R., Harrison, A., Hazen, E., Heupel, M., Hoyt, E., Humphries, N., Kot, C., Lea, J., Marsh, H., Maxwell, S., McMahon, C., Sciara, G., Palacios, D., Phillips, R., Righton, D., Schofield, G., Seminoff, J., Simpfendorfer, C., Sims, D., Takahashi, A., Tetley, M., Thums, M., Trathan, P., Villegas-Amtmann, S., Wells, R., Whiting, S., Wildermann, N., Sequeira, A. Translating Marine Animal Tracking Data into Conservation Policy and Management Trends in Ecology & Evolution 34 5 459 473
  7. Esteban, N., Laloë, J., Kiggen, F., Ubels, S., Becking, L., Meesters, E., Berkel, J., Hays, G., Christianen, M. Optimism for mitigation of climate warming impacts for sea turtles through nest shading and relocation Scientific Reports 8 1
  8. Esteban, N., Unsworth, R., Gourlay, J., Hays, G., Esteban, N., Unsworth, R. The discovery of deep-water seagrass meadows in a pristine Indian Ocean wilderness revealed by tracking green turtles Marine Pollution Bulletin
  9. Hays, G., Alcoverro, T., Christianen, M., Duarte, C., Hamann, M., Macreadie, P., Marsh, H., Rasheed, M., Thums, M., Unsworth, R., York, P., Esteban, N. New Tools to Identify the Location of Seagrass Meadows: Marine Grazers as Habitat Indicators Frontiers in Marine Science 5
  10. Esteban, N., Mortimer, J., Hays, G. How numbers of nesting sea turtles can be overestimated by nearly a factor of two Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 284 1849 20162581
  11. Christiansen, F., Esteban, N., Mortimer, J., Dujon, A., Hays, G. Diel and seasonal patterns in activity and home range size of green turtles on their foraging grounds revealed by extended Fastloc-GPS tracking Marine Biology 164 1
  12. Thomson, J., Börger, L., Christianen, M., Esteban, N., Laloë, J., Hays, G., Esteban, N., Borger, L. Implications of location accuracy and data volume for home range estimation and fine-scale movement analysis: comparing Argos and Fastloc-GPS tracking data Marine Biology 164 10
  13. Dujon, A., Schofield, G., Lester, R., Esteban, N., Hays, G. Fastloc-GPS reveals daytime departure and arrival during long-distance migration and the use of different resting strategies in sea turtles Marine Biology 164 9
  14. Esteban, N., Laloë, J., Mortimer, J., Guzman, A., Hays, G. Male hatchling production in sea turtles from one of the world’s largest marine protected areas, the Chagos Archipelago Scientific Reports 6 1
  15. Laloë, J., Esteban, N., Berkel, J., Hays, G. Sand temperatures for nesting sea turtles in the Caribbean: Implications for hatchling sex ratios in the face of climate change Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 474 92 99
  16. Esteban, N., van Dam, R., Harrison, E., Herrera, A., Berkel, J. Green and hawksbill turtles in the Lesser Antilles demonstrate behavioural plasticity in inter-nesting behaviour and post-nesting migration Marine Biology
  17. Hays, G., Mortimer, J., Ierodiaconou, D., Esteban, N. Use of Long-Distance Migration Patterns of an Endangered Species to Inform Conservation Planning for the World's Largest Marine Protected Area Conservation Biology 28 6 1636 1644
  18. Debrot, A., Esteban, N., Bervoets, T., Hoetjes, P., Scheidat, M. Marine mammals of the Northeastern Caribbean Windward Dutch islands: Saba, St Eustatius, St Maarten and the Saba Bank Caribbean Journal of Science 47 2-3 159 172
  19. Debrot, A., de Leon, R., Esteban, N., Meesters, H. Observations on the whale shark (Rhincodon typus) in the Dutch Caribbean Caribbean Journal of Science 47 2-3 344 399
  20. Debrot, A., Esteban, N., Le Scao, R., Cabellero, A., Hoetjes, P. Noteworthy sea turtle nesting records for the Netherlands Antilles Journal of Caribbean Science 41 2 334 339


  1. Esteban, N. Diver guide to Statia National Marine Park, St Eustatius, Dutch Caribbean Dutch Caribbean STENAPA, St Eustatius