Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Equinox

EQUINOX Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Current. Date Found: January 5, 2018. Location Found: Sea wall off Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Reason for Rescue: Found floating off sea wall at Clearwater Marine Aquarium. TRIAGE WEIGHT: 4.2 kg (9.24 lbs) SCL...

Three Sea Turtles Released at Fred Howard Park

Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA) released three sea turtles on Tues., April 17 at Fred Howard Park in Tarpon Springs, FL. The sea turtles included Echo and Papa, two endangered green sea turtles treated for the fibropapilloma virus, and Marigold, a critically...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Apple Jacks

APPLE JACKS Green, Sub-Adult (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Released November 1, 2017 Date Found: February 28, 2017 Location Found: Captiva, Lee County, FL Reason for Rescue: Boat strike, Fibropapilloma tumors TRIAGE WEIGHT: 37.2 kg (82.01 lbs) SCL (STRAIGHT...