Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Euchre

EUCHRE Adult, Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) Patient Status: Current. Date Found: June 13, 2018. Location Found: Saint John’s Sound. Reason for Rescue: Found floating and swimming sideways. TRIAGE WEIGHT: 75.8 kg (167.1 lbs). SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 83.5...

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 – Mike

MIKE Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Released on May 9. Date Found: January 8, 2018. Location Found: Clearwater Municipal Marine, Pinellas County, FL. Reason for Rescue: Found floating; fibropapilloma tumors; missing right front flipper. TRIAGE:...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Zahara

ZAHARA Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Released on January 25, 2018. Date Found: December 17, 2017. Location Found: West of Ozellow water tower, Citrus County, FL. Reason for Rescue: Found floating; fibropapilloma tumors. TRIAGE: WEIGHT: 26.4 kg (58.2...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Toot

TOOT Sub-Adult, Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) Patient Status: Released Sept. 21, 2017 Date Found: June 27, 2017 Location Found: Northwest Pinellas Bayway, near Isla Del Sol, Pinellas County, FL Reason for Rescue: Found floating, emaciated with epibiota growth on the...