Two Sea Turtles Released After Recovering From January Cold Snap and Virus

Two Sea Turtles Released After Recovering From January Cold Snap and Virus

On Wed., April 25, Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA) released Zodiac and Juliet, two endangered green sea turtles, back into the Gulf of Mexico. The two sea turtles were rescued by CMA staff in Jan. 2018 during cold weather that caused water temperatures to drop and affected hundreds of sea turtles in the Gulf of Mexico.

29 Green Sea Turtles Released at Honeymoon Island North Beach

29 Green Sea Turtles Released at Honeymoon Island North Beach

Clearwater Marine Aquarium released 29 green sea turtles at Honeymoon Island State Park in Dunedin, FL on January 25, 2018. All but one of these sea turtles stranded earlier this month during the cold snap that covered the U.S. and reached all the way down to Florida.

Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle Release – Oat Bran

Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle Release – Oat Bran

OAT BRAN Juvenile, Kemp’s ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) RELEASED: August 24, 2017, at Honeymoon Island State Park Oat Bran, a juvenile Kemp’s ridley sea turtle, was brought to Clearwater Marine Aquarium on May 6, 2017. He was hooked by a local fisherman off of...