Asha is worrying us big time. She is in a very dangerous spot for leatherbacks these days: Cape Cod Bay. It is dense with lobster trap lines at this time of year. Mike James, our sea turtle scientist, is keeping our colleagues in New England updated so they know where Asha is. We are all closely watching her track in case the satellite transmissions begin to indicate that she has stopped moving and might be entangled.
Asha on our minds