Heading to Canada?

Katia continues to head northeast and has now made it past Nantucket, Massachusetts. Since leaving Jupiter Island back in June, Katia has traveled more than 3,000 kilometers and is located  approximately 1700 kilometers from Jupiter Island. She is currently located to the north of a warm water eddy that has spun off  the Gulf Stream and will Read more about Heading to Canada?[…]

Katia has reached New Jersey

On August 25th,  Katia began moving north and is now located off Cape May New Jersey. This track is very similar to several turtles we have tracked in the past. A few of these tracks are described in the publication “Internesting and Postnesting Movements and Foraging Habitats of Leatherback Sea Turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) Nesting in Florida”