Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle Release – Weasley

Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle Release – Weasley

WEASLEY Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle (Lepidochelys kempii) RELEASED: September 26, 2016 Hooked by a Fisherman Weasley was named during a Harry Potter naming theme, and he certainly managed to get into some mischief! He was accidentally hooked by a local fisherman in...
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Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle Release – Norbert

Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle Release – Norbert

NORBERT Juvenile, Kemp’s ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempii) RELEASED: July 13, 2016 Norbert, a juvenile Kemp’s ridley sea turtle, was brought to Clearwater Marine Aquarium on May 26, 2016 after being caught on a hook off of Pier 60. Clearwater’s popular...
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Green Sea Turtle Release – Wonder Woman

Green Sea Turtle Release – Wonder Woman

WONDER WOMAN Juvenile, Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) RELEASED: June 30, 2016 Wonder Woman, a juvenile green sea turtle, came to Clearwater Marine Aquarium on October 16, 2015 from an intercostal waterway in Palm Harbor. The presence of Fibropapilloma tumors were...
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Loggerhead Sea Turtle Release – Kreacher

Loggerhead Sea Turtle Release – Kreacher

KREACHER Sub-adult, Loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) RELEASED: June 21, 2016 Sea Turtle Rehabiliation Kreacher, a sub-adult loggerhead sea turtle, was discovered floating off Clearwater Beach on Sunday May 8th, 2016. Rescuers noted moderate epibiota growth...
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Double Sea Turtle Release – Jinx and Acura

Double Sea Turtle Release – Jinx and Acura

JINX AND ACURAJuvenile, Green sea turtles(Chelonia mydas)RELEASED: May 23, 2016JINXJinx, a juvenile green sea turtle, was rescued from Three Rooker Island and brought to CMA on April 28, 2016. He is one of the very few Green Sea Turtles that we receive that does not...
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Green Sea Turtle Release – Wahoo

Green Sea Turtle Release – Wahoo

WAHOO Juvenile, Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) RELEASED: March 29, 2016 Wahoo is a juvenile green sea turtle, who came to the aquarium on May 9th, 2015 from an intercostal waterway in Dunedin. Wahoo was found entangled in fishing line with another pappy green that...
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Double Sea Turtle Release – Falcon and Flash

Double Sea Turtle Release – Falcon and Flash

FALCON Juvenile, Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) RELEASED: March 2, 2016 Falcon, a juvenile green sea turtle, was found floating in the Gulf of Mexico near the Sand Key Park area of Clearwater on January 30, 2016 by some good Samaritans. Falcon came to CMA with a...
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Green Sea Turtle Release – Xiphosura

Green Sea Turtle Release – Xiphosura

XIPHOSURA Juvenile, Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) RELEASED: February 22, 2016 Xiphosura is a juvenile green sea turtle, who came to the aquarium on May 12th,2015 from Three Rooker Island. She was caught in a gill net by the Coastal Marine Education and Research...
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