Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Linus

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Linus

Linus Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Current. Date Found: March 14, 2019. Location: Melbourne Beach; Brevard County. Reason for Rescue: Found washed ashore on the beach, very lethargic. Triage WEIGHT: 3.65 kg (8 lbs). SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH):...
Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Odie

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Odie

Odie Sub-Adult, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Current. Date Found: March 23, 2019. Location: Offshore of Pine Island; Hernando County. Reason for Rescue: Found floating. Triage WEIGHT: 24.3 kg (53.5 lbs). SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 61.8 cm. EXAM...
Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Marge

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Marge

Marge Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Current. Date Found: March 14, 2019. Location: Cocoa Beach; Brevard County. Reason for Rescue: Found washed ashore on the beach, very lethargic. Triage WEIGHT: 5.13 kg (11.3 lbs). SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH):...
Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Michelangelo

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Michelangelo

Michelangelo Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Current. Date Found: March 19, 2019. Location: Daytona Beach Shores; Volusia County. Reason for Rescue: Found washed ashore. Triage WEIGHT: 4.87 kg (10.7 lbs). SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 36.1 cm. EXAM...
Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Raphael

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Raphael

Raphael Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Current. Date Found: March 23, 2019. Location: New Smyrna Beach; Volusia County. Reason for Rescue: Found floating. Triage WEIGHT: 2.5 kg (5.5 lbs). SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 28.7 cm. EXAM FINDINGS: Quiet,...
Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Avocato

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Avocato

Avocato Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Released on December 13, 2018. Date Found: November 18, 2018. Location: 450 feet off Causeway Blvd on Honeymoon Island; Pinellas County. Reason for Rescue: Buoyancy issue. Triage WEIGHT: 25.9 kg (56.9 lbs). SCL...
Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Zelda

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Zelda

Zelda Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Released on January 10, 2019. Date Found: November 8, 2018. Location: Anclote River; Tarpon Springs, FL; Pinellas County. Reason for Rescue: Line entanglement and fibropapilloma virus. Triage WEIGHT: 12.6 kg (27.7...
Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Yahtzee

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Yahtzee

Yahtzee Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Released on February 14, 2019. Date Found: October 13, 2018. Location: New Port Richey, Florida; Pasco County. Reason for Rescue: Line entanglement and fibropapilloma tumors. Triage WEIGHT: 8.78 kg (19.3 lbs)....