Satellite tracking map for a male loggerhead sea turtle

A map of South Florida and the Florida keys with green lines showing satellite locations of a sea turtle over time

Detailed Description

The satellite tracking map (yellow lines show satellite locations over time) of a male green sea turtle tagged in Dry Tortugas National Park, FL. The turtle made “looping” movements during summer breeding months south of the U.S. protected waters into international waters and in areas with shipping lanes and other marine traffic. Image credit: Google Earth

Details

Image Dimensions: 1116 x 632

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Location Taken: US