Satellite Tagging
Observation Map
Loggerhead Turtle - "Moe"

Map



Questions:

1. What are the turtles' headings? overall? between each fix?
2. Are the loggerheads traveling a route that you expected? Why?
3. What is the normal habitat for a loggerhead turtle?
4. What is her relative rate of travel?
5. Why do you think some of the satellite positions (fixes) seem to be conflicting or inaccurate?
6. What precautions must be made in working with satellite positions?