Leatherback walkabout - 5000 miles and counting


An astonishing 5,000-mile journey by the first giant turtle to be caught and tagged off the British Isles has excited scientists studying the endangered creatures. For eight months marine biologists have been tracking a 65st [413kg - Ed.] leatherback sea turtle that was caught off south-west Ireland last summer.

Via The Telegraph


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