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• Heron 126531
• Name: Agamina
• Sex : female
• Ring number: EA 584958
• Date marked : 25 April 2013
• Place where marked : Marais de Kaw
• Type of transmitter: Argos (without GPS), solar-powered

19 December 2013, 14:45 : End of Agamina’s transmission !

No more news of Agamina since the 5th October. The transmitter being solar-powered, perhaps we will have some intermittent signals in the months to come? As soon as any signal is received, we will immediately pass on the news!

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5 October 2013, 17:19 : Position 10

Agamina has been located again! Although only a single positional record has been received, with quite some uncertainty involved, it does permit us to say where the probable zone where she is at the moment: in Brazil!

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24 September 2013, 13:15 : Position 9

A satellite has received for the first time since May 2013 a signal from Agamina, without for the moment to be able to pinpoint the position. Is the solar transmitter now receiving enough light to be able to start sending signals again? Watch this space (…)

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5 May 2013, 02:33 : Position 8

Agamina is still in the same area as three days previously, having moved 1 km further on.

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2 May 2013, 05:45 : Position 7

Agamina moves again towards the east. She is nearly midway between the Approuague and the Oyapock.

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1 May 2013, 03:02 : Position 6

She is on the edge of the Approuague, in the riverside woodland.

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1 May 2013, 01:32 : Position 5

She is no more than 600 m from the Approuague.

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30 April 2013, 21:34 : Position 4

Agamina has moved still further east and is located about 2 km from the Approuague.

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29 April 2013, 18:12 : Position 3

Agamina leaves towards the Kaw river. She is about 9 km from the pool and 3 km from the Kaw river.

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28 April 2013, 04:49 : Position 2

Agamina is still at the pool, three days after being fitted with her transmitter.

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