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Transatlantic migration and foraging behaviour of Azorean loggerheads

A project of National Environmental Research Institute, Denmark in conjunction with the partners and sponsors detailed below.

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NameSpeciesLife StageRelease DateLast LocationDays Transmitted
03758 LoggerheadJuvenile2004-09-292005-02-26150
04188 LoggerheadJuvenile2004-09-292005-06-17261
06174 LoggerheadJuvenile2005-06-292005-09-2184
10340 LoggerheadJuvenile2005-07-012005-10-14105
10341 LoggerheadJuvenile2005-07-132006-01-02173
10342 LoggerheadJuvenile2005-07-022006-05-19321
10343 LoggerheadJuvenile2005-07-152006-04-18277
2854 LoggerheadJuvenile2004-09-232006-08-30706
2919 LoggerheadJuvenile2004-09-292005-06-17261
6173 LoggerheadJuvenile2005-06-292005-10-11104
Lucky LoggerheadJuvenile2004-09-292005-02-01125

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Satellite tracking of 11 juvenile loggerhead sea turtles (one rehabilitated and 10 free-ranging loggerheads) at the Azores.

Two trans-Atlantic migrations from the Azores to the American mainland; two-three attempts and Oceanic foraging behaviour around the Azores by 6-7 juvenile loggerheads.

Project Partners

University of the Azores

Department of Oceanography and Fisheries

PT-9901-862 HORTA, Portugal

P: + 351 292 200400

F: + 351 292 200411


Project Sponsors

A/S Danish Shell

Nærum Hovedgade 6

Dk-2850 Nærum


P: +45 3337 2000


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