Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Nacho

NACHO Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Current. Date Found: April 11, 2018. Location Found: Daytona Beach Shores, FL. Reason for Rescue: Found on Daytona Beach Shores, encrusted with barnacles, mud, algae, abscess-like growth under right front flipper....

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Echo

ECHO Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Released on April 17, 2018. Date Found: January 7, 2018. Location Found: Hudson Beach, Pasco County, FL. Reason for Rescue: Found floating; fibropapilloma tumors; mild epibiota (barnacles). TRIAGE: WEIGHT: 4.22 kg...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Gardenia

GARDENIA Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Released on Dec. 28, 2017. Date Found: September 13, 2017. Location Found: Skyway Bridge Marina, Pinellas County, FL. Reason for Rescue: Fibropapilloma tumors; entangled in fishing line. TRIAGE: WEIGHT: 26.1 kg...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Crackle

CRACKLE Sub-Adult, Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) Patient Status: Released on July 12, 2017. Date Found: April 19, 2017 Location Found: Jensen Beach, St. Lucie County, FL Reason for Rescue: Found washed ashore; emaciated, lethargic TRIAGE WEIGHT: 35.7 kg SCL (STRAIGHT...

Hawksbill Sea Turtle Release – BB

BB Juvenile, Hawksbill (Eretmochelys imbricata) RELEASED: December 21, 2016 Cold Stun Sea Turtle Survivor BB is a juvenile hawksbill sea turtle that came to Clearwater Marine Aquarium on February 12th, 2016. She was part of our cold stun event and at that time we had...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – BB

BB Juvenile, Hawksbill (Eretmochelys imbricata) Patient Status: Released December 21, 2016 Date Found: February 12, 2016 Location Found: Treasure Island, Pinellas County, FL Reason for Rescue: Lethargic and covered in barnacles TRIAGE WEIGHT: 1.64 kg SCL (STRAIGHT...