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Species: Green Turtle
Life Stage: Adult
Release Date: 2017-01-26 19:30:00
Release Location: Trisel Beach
Last Location: 2017-03-29 01:50:13
Budgial is a female green turtle who was tagged after a nesting attempt on Trisel Beach at Ningaloo. She was released at 0330 AM. She was 94.3cm CCL and 83.6cm CW.
We attached new flipper tags WB9353 (left) and WB9355 (right).
The name Budgial was one of the winning names the inaugural Ningaloo Outlook naming competition. Budgial was first sighted in the late hours of Australia Day.