Sea turtles can get lost on their migration routes

Sea turtles are famed for their ability to navigate across open oceans. Now we have a better idea of how they do it, thanks to a GPS tracking study that reveals they often make a lot of mistakes along the way. 

New Scientist

Last updated on 17 July 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
British Indian Ocean Territory (UK)
Region: 
Indian Ocean
Species: 
Chelonia mydas
Species group: 
Reptiles