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Rancho Nuevo, Mexico Kemp's Ridley Tracking-2015

A project of Padre Island National Seashore Kemp's Ridley Tracking Program.

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Esmeralda (Kemp's Ridley) is 4 km E off the coast of Mexico and 84 km from Tampico

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Species: Kemp's Ridley
Life Stage: Adult
Gender: Female
Release Date: 2015-05-31 22:17:00
Release Location: Rancho Nuevo
Last Location: 2017-09-19 11:44:18


This adult female Kemp's ridley nested on 31 May 2015 near Rancho Nuevo, Tamaulipas, Mexico. This turtle was outfitted with a Kiwisat 202 satellite transmitter.

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