IMIS | Flanders Marine Institute

Flanders Marine Institute

Platform for marine research


Publications | Institutes | Persons | Datasets | Projects | Maps
[ report an error in this record ] Printer-friendly version

Access data
Availability: Creative Commons License This dataset is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

Notes: Only data aggregated per 1-degree cell are available through OBIS. For access to additional data, the provider needs to be contacted.

The project has several objectives:
1. tracking individuals with long remigration histories
2. tracking individuals with original tagging records NOT from Casey Key
3. retracking individuals from the oil spill region or Northern Gulf of Mexico.
4. retracking individuals from Mexico or the Caribbean.
5.tracking individuals with high site fidelity to ensure that datalogger instruments can be recovered. 6. Collecting samples for stable isotope, genetic, and trace metal analyses.

Biology > Reptiles
Marine, ASW, Caribbean, ASW, USA, Florida, ASW: Cuba, Caretta caretta (Linnaeus, 1758)

Geographical coverage
ASW, Caribbean [Marine Regions]
ASW, USA, Florida [Marine Regions]
ASW: Cuba

Temporal coverage
20 May 2012 - 27 September 2013

Taxonomic coverage
Caretta caretta (Linnaeus, 1758) [WoRMS]

Occurrence of biota

Mote Marine Laboratory, more

Related datasets
Published in:
OBIS-SEAMAP: Spatial Ecological Analysis of Megavertebrate Populations, more

Based on this dataset:
Coyne, M.S.; Godley, B.J. (2005). Satellite Tracking and Analysis Tool (STAT): an integrated system for archiving, analyzing and mapping animal tracking data. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 301: 1-7, more


Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-02-24
Information last updated: 2015-08-27
All data in IMIS is subject to the VLIZ privacy policy