FEATURE: Gulf of Mexico

Latest locations of active animals.
Click on individual projects below for more details.
Green Turtle

Support Sea Turtle Tracking in the Gulf of Mexico's tracking site has hosted 44 wildlife tracking projects in the Gulf of Mexico. These projects are providing extremely valuable information about the movements of sea turtles and other animals in the Gulf of Mexico that will help us determine how they have been impacted by the recent Deepwater Horizon oil spill and future oil spills in the Gulf of Mexico.

You can help by adopting a tracked sea turtle from projects in the Gulf of Mexico.

Wildlife Adoption Program

Padre Island National Seashore Kemp's Ridley Tracking Program-2013
Dry Tortugas Sea Turtles

Archived Projects

Padre Island National Seashore Male Kemp's Ridley Tracking Program
Mote Marine Laboratory - Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Hospital
Alabama Sea Turtles
Conservancy of SW Florida Keewaydin Island Turtle Tracking Project
TAMUG Kemp's Ridley Tracking
Veracruz, Mexico Kemp's Ridley Tracking 2012 and 2013
NOAA Southeast Fisheries Science Center - Satellite Tracking - Gulf of Mexico
IMMS Ridley 6
Northern Gulf of Mexico sea turtles
Northeast Florida Green Turtle Tracking Project
North Carolina Long-Term Sea Turtle Monitoring Project
TAMUG/NPS/NRDA Kemp's ridley nesters 2012
Padre Island Juvenile Kemp's Ridley
Rancho Nuevo, Mexico Kemp's Ridley Tracking 2010-2011
Padre Island National Seashore Green Sea Turtle Tracking Program
Movements and Habitat Associations of Neonate Sea Turtles
Louisiana Sea Turtle Rescue Program
Whale Shark Tracking with SPOT Tags off the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
TAMUG Green Turtle Tracking
FWC-Mote Florida Loggerheads
Turtle Hospital, Marathon Florida
Padre Island National Seashore Kemp's Ridley Tracking Program-2010
Whale Shark Tracking off Florida's Gulf of Mexico Coast
LMMSTRP-Kemp's Ridley 1
TAMUG Loggerhead Tracking
TAMUG Kemp's Ridley Tracking 2007
TAMUG Kemp's Ridley Tracking 2004-2006
Juvenile Green Turtles in NW Florida II
Juvenile Green Turtles in Northwest Florida