Belle the Sea Turtle

Belle the sea turtle returns to ocean from Burton 4-H Center















A loggerhead sea turtle named Belle has returned to her natural habitat in the Atlantic Ocean after five years as a resident of Burton 4-H Center on Tybee Island. Equipped with a tracking device attached to her shell to monitor her journey back to the sea, Belle was released on a Tybee Island beach on Sept. 7, 2022 with a send-off from the 4-H center staff and volunteers.  Please click below for updates on Belle.

Belle Tracker Update 1 Belle Tracker Update 2