Satellite Tracking of Nesting Females

Loanis- Launched Sept. 2012


The ProTECTOR Satellite Tagging Program began in September, 2010 with the very first sea turtle to be tagged with a satellite transmitter in the history of Honduras. Her name is"Erica" and she's an adult Olive Ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea).

To see a map of Erica's travels soon after release click here.

Maps for Loanis coming soon


Loanis nesting on shore
Preping the area for attaching the satellite tag
Loanis with her new tag














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