Sea Turtle

Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle
(Lepidochelys kempii )


Where is "Sapphire"?

Data: "Sapphire" #44861

Map - Track of Movements
Release Map, 9/8, 10/25


"Sapphire's" History


o Patient ID#: NAIB0513Lk
o Common Name: Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle
o Scientific Name: Lepidochelys kempii
o Age: Juvenile
o Sex: Unknown
o Argos Tag No.: 44861

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Background Information and Green Links:

  • National Aquarium in Baltimore Turtle Tracking Information

  • NOAA Sea Turtle Protection and Conservation

  • NOAA Kemp's Ridley Turtle Page

  • Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtles in North Carolina (
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