Patricia LevasseurPatricia Levasseur

PhD Student, Environmental Conservation


Advisor: Chris Sutherland

Improved quantitative assessments of diamond-backed terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin terrapin) populations at their northern range limit

Spatial population ecology of northern diamond-backed terrapin in Wellfleet Bay, Massachusetts using spatial capture-recapture and visual point count methods.


Levasseur P, Sterrett S, Sutherland C. Visual head counts: A promising method for efficient monitoring of diamondback terrapins. Diversity 2019;11:12–4. doi:10.3390/d11070101.