The turtles are tagged for future tracking and reference. The tag is similar to the ones we use for juvenile hawksbill sea turtles, just a little bigger. It's inserted into an area about half way between the tail and rear flipper known as the 'baggy pants' area, because of the loose skin there.
He everybody! We are heading off on a 27-month stint with Peace Corps. We know we're going to the Eastern Caribbean, but we're still not sure which island :) We're also not entirely sure how often we will have internet access and be able to keep this site updated, but we will do our best!
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