We are using the latest acoustic technology to follow the movements of juvenile and adult Mary River turtles in the wild.

Here are some of our "heroes in a half-shell":

 

Name: Marilyn

Sex: Female

Weight: 3.2 Kg

Tagged: 10/06/2011

 

Name: Wayne

Sex: Male

Weight: 6.4 Kg

Tagged: 28/05/2011

 

Name: Noella

Sex: Female

Weight: 3.1 Kg

Tagged: 04/03/2011

 

Name: Emily

Sex: Female

Weight: 1.3 Kg

Tagged: 01/09/2011

 

Name: Abbie

Sex: Female

Weight: 3.0 Kg

Tagged: 02/02/2012

   

Name: Glenda

Sex: Female

Weight: 3.3 Kg

Tagged: 05/09/2012

   

Name: Sue

Sex: Female

Weight: 3.96 Kg

Tagged: 05/09/2012

   

Name: Nat

Sex: Female

Weight: 3.3 Kg

Tagged: 05/09/2012

   

Name: Ivonne

Sex: Female

Weight: 3.7 Kg

Tagged: 05/09/2012

   

Name: Marina

Sex: Female

Weight: 4.13 Kg

Tagged: 05/09/2012

   

Name: Ginny

Sex: Female

Weight: 3.43 Kg

Tagged: 05/09/2012

   

Name: Nanda

Sex: Female

Weight: 3.22 Kg

Tagged: 05/09/2012

White-faced snapping turtles are also found in the Mary River...

Here are the five girls that we are also monitoring using acoustic telemetry:

Name: Lynn

Sex: Female

Weight: 4.5 Kg

Tagged: 03/02/2012

Name: Vicki

Sex: Female

Weight: 4.5 Kg

Tagged: 03/02/2012

Name: Debbie

Sex: Female

Weight: 4.1 Kg

Tagged: 03/02/2012

Name: Chris

Sex: Female

Weight: 4.1 Kg

Tagged: 03/02/2012

Name: Margaret

Sex: Female

Weight: 4.1 Kg

Tagged: 03/02/2012