Track Billy and Phoenix!

Gumbo Limbo's sea turtle tracking project, started in June 2014, includes satellite tagging a total of 6 sea turtles that have recovered from injury, illness, and/or disease at our facility.  We are excited to gain insight into how rehabilitated sea turtles respond to their natural environments after they are returned to the ocean. 


So far, we have satellite tagged two juvenile loggerheads.   You can follow their journey online by visiting


Billy was released on September 25.
Phoenix was released on June 12.


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