Leatherback Turtle Makes 647-Day Journey

An article in National Geographic NewsThe previous link is a link to non-Federal government web site.  Click to review NOAA Fisheries disclaimer documented the 12,774-mile journey of a leatherback sea turtle across the Pacific Ocean. Scientists Scott Benson and Peter Dutton of Southwest Fisheries Science Center and their colleagues use satellite transmitters to track the migration patterns of leatherback turtles from their nesting beaches in Indonesia.