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This article describes the work of a team of scientists using the latest in satellite tag technology to track the movements of the Weddell seal over the Antarctic winter. The project hopes to learn more about the animals as well as the ocean environment in which they swim.

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Author(s): Peter Rejcek
Date: Friday, September 28, 2012
Publication: The Antarctic Sun: News About Antarctica
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Region

Antarctic

Grade Level

All Ages

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Life Science | General Life Science | Tools and Methods | Ecology | Organisms and Their Environments | Oceanography | Environmental Studies | Polar Science | Polar Careers | General Environmental Studies | General Polar Science | General Polar Careers | Earth Science | General Earth Science | Oceanography