A project of Dept. Parks & Wildlife- W. Australia.
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Species: Flatback Turtle
Life Stage: Adult
Release Date: 2017-08-15 00:00:00
Release Location: Slate Island
Last Location: 2017-11-20 06:46:46
Pinky is a flatback turtle tagged on Slate Island by the Dambimangarri rangers and Marine Park staff for Lalang-garram Camden Sound Marine Park. She did not nest because of dry sand collapsing the nest chamber attempt, so will return to nest soon. Pinky's name was chose by Derby District High School.
length 84.5 cm curved carapace length
left tag WB3928
right rag WB3929
biopsy F6488 for genetics and stable isotope analysis