Mariposita Del Mar

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Map courtesy of the Sea Turtle Conservancy
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This turtle’s transmitter is no longer working.
On the night of Saturday, August 24, 2002, two of CCC’s Research Assistants encountered “Mariposita del Mar” on the beach. She no longer carried the satellite transmitter that had been attached to her in 2000.


Tortuguero, Costa Rica Sea Turtle Tracking Project
Funding for the Sea Turlte Tracking Education Program Provided by Disney Wildlife Conservation Fund.