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B.Sc: Department of Biology, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Marmara University
M.Sc: Middle East Technical University Institute of Marine Sciences- Department of Marine Biology and Fisheries
MSc Thesis Title: MElucidating The Impact of Dispersal on the Persistence of Small Colonies of Endangered Mediterranean Monk Seal
Kurt M., 2017. Effects of Dispersal on Survival Rates of Mediterranean Monk Seal in Fragmanted Habitats. 31st Annual Conference of the European Cetacean Society, 29 April- 3 May 2017, Middlelfart Denmark.
European Cetecean Society 32th Annual Conference, La Spezia , Italy, April 2018
Poster: Merve Kurt & Meltem Ok, Ali Cemal Gücü "Elucidating The Cave Use Pattern of Mediterranean Monk Seal On
Exploited Habitats" Best Student Poster Award
3rd National Marine Sciences Conference, Izmir, Turkey, May 2018 Oral Presentation: Merve Kurt , Meltem Ok, Ali Cemal Gücü "Watch Out!
They Are Becoming Extinct : Current Status of Mediterranean Monk Seals In Northwestern Mediterranean"
Forum on Fisheries Science in the Mediterranean and Black Sea, Rome, Italy, December 2018 Oral Presentation: Merve Kurt, Meltem Ok, Ali Cemal Gücü “ Fate of the Mediterranean monk seal : indicator of a healthy ecosystem ”