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Satellite Tracking

Why did animal X stop transmitting?

Nesting Flatback Sea Turtle

A project of Charles Darwin University/AusTurtle in conjunction with the partners and sponsors detailed below.

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NameSpeciesLife StageRelease DateLast LocationDays Transmitted
120869 Flatback Turtleadult2015-09-192016-08-21337
Ev Flatback Turtleadult2015-09-182015-12-2093

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Flatback sea turtles were fitted with a slip-on harness (turtle girdle) with Wildlife Computer Splash tags as they returned to the water after nesting on Bare Sand Island.

Project Partners

Research Institute of the Environment and Livelihoods Charles Darwin University, AusTurtle Inc. Cardno Ecology Lab, Inpex,

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