Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Gryffindor

GRYFFINDOR Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Released on July 6, 2017 Date Found: March 22, 2016 Location Found: John’s Pass, Pinellas County, FL Reason for Rescue: Hooked by fisherman TRIAGE WEIGHT: 8.65 kg (19.07 lbs) SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE...

Rescue Mission – Babyface (Dolphin)

Madeira Beach, FL (July 2015) – On June 9, Clearwater Marine Aquarium’s (CMA) rescue team received a call regarding a dolphin, with multiple, extensive lacerations to its peduncle, swimming in the John’s Pass area. After consulting with the National Marine Fisheries...

Rescue Mission – Parcel (Bottlenose Dolphin)

Johns Pass, FL (October 2015) – Rescue personnel originally received a call from a local boat captain reporting a bottlenose dolphin calf entangled in plastic wrapping on October 6, 2015. The white plastic strap was observed encompassing the anterior portion of the...