Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Vulcan

VULCAN Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Released February 28, 2017 Date Found: January 10, 2017 Location Found: Chassahowitzka River, Citrus County, FL Reason for Rescue: Cold stun TRIAGE WEIGHT: 2.3 kg SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 25.3 cm EXAM...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Theodore

THEODORE Juvenile, Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) Patient Status: Released April 5, 2017 Date Found: December 11, 2016 Location Found: Dennis, Barnstable County, MA Reason for Rescue: Cold stun TRIAGE WEIGHT: 14.5 kg SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 45.9 cm EXAM...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Simon

SIMON Juvenile, Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) Patient Status: Released May 18, 2017 Date Found: December 11, 2016 Location Found: Dennis, Barnstable County, MA Reason for Rescue: Cold stun TRIAGE WEIGHT: 29.4 kg SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 58.2 cm EXAM FINDINGS:...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Alvin

ALVIN Sub-Adult, Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) Patient Status: Released May 18, 2017 Date Found: December 10, 2016 Location Found: Eastham, Barnstable County, MA Reason for Rescue: Cold stun TRIAGE WEIGHT:  43.5 kg SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH):  68.3 cm EXAM...

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...

Double Sea Turtle Release – Incendio and EE

INCENDIO AND EE Juvenile, Green sea turtles (Chelonia mydas) RELEASED: August 17, 2016 INCENDIO Incendio is a green sea turtle, who was found on April 25th, 2016 in Crystal River. Incendio was discovered in a residential area with fibropapilloma tumors present and...

Double Sea Turtle Release – Jinx and Acura

JINX AND ACURA Juvenile, Green sea turtles (Chelonia mydas) RELEASED: May 23, 2016 JINX Jinx, a juvenile green sea turtle, was rescued from Three Rooker Island and brought to CMA on April 28th, 2016.  He is one of the very few Green Sea Turtles that we receive that...