Turtle Tracker: Sea Turtle Tracking & Conservation: Victoria

World Wildlife Fund Tortugas Marinas Project Sea Turtle Conservancy Proyecto Karumbe Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Centre d´Ecologie et Physiologie Energétique IUCN

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Project Turtles: Aitkanti | Apotilï | Caroline | Choroeüo | Cristina | Fermina | Gurí | Kawana | Ibélice | Ibonga | Idun | Jamur | Marina | Palana | Quasimoda | Rickie | Romana | Shelldon | Victoria | Yalimapo | Zoe

Cumulative distance traveled: 4,707 km (2,925 miles)

 

Distance covered since last location: na

Maximum dive depth: 415 m (1,361 feet)

 

Maximum dive depth since last location: 21 m

Notes: Victoria has moved northeast, but continues to stay in the same general region off the coast of Brazil. A recent dive lasted over 40 minutes. Straight line distance from release site is 452 km.

 

Sea floor depth: less than 250 m



Cumulative Distance refers to how far the turtle has actually travelled since it was first tagged. Straight Line Distance refers to the distance between where the turtle was first tagged and its current position in a straight line.

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Map courtesy of Sea Turtle Conservancy. Data © WWF and Partners.
This map is updated with new points as soon as they are received by the Sea Turtle Conservancy. The red location point is the most recent location received for this turtle. If the red point is more than two months old, then the transmitter is most likely no longer working.

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