Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Roadrunner

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Roadrunner

Roadrunner Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Current. Date Found: May 8, 2019. Location: St. Pete Beach; Pinellas County. Reason for Rescue:Found floating. Triage WEIGHT: 3.61 kg (7.94 lbs). SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 36.5 cm. EXAM FINDINGS: Quiet...
Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Pebbles

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Pebbles

Pebbles Juvenile, Kemp’s Ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) Patient Status: Released on April 4, 2019. Date Found: March 23, 2019. Location: Offshore of Cedar Key; Levy County. Reason for Rescue: Caught by a fisherman and ingested the hook. Triage WEIGHT: 2.39 kg...
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 – Marge

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Marge

Marge Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Former. 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 – Splinter

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Splinter

Splinter Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Released on June 4, 2019. Date Found: March 19, 2019. Location: Ponce Inlet; Volusia County. Reason for Rescue: Found floating. Triage WEIGHT: 2.64 kg (5.8 lbs). SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 29.1 cm. EXAM...
Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Michelangelo

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Michelangelo

MichelangeloJuvenile, Green(Chelonia mydas)Patient Status: Released on April 22, 2019. 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...
Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Raphael

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Raphael

RaphaelJuvenile, Green(Chelonia mydas)Patient Status: Released on June 4, 2019. 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...
Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Leonardo

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Leonardo

Leonardo Juvenile, Green (Chelonia mydas) Patient Status: Current. Date Found: March 21, 2019. Location: Vilano Beach; St. John’s County. Reason for Rescue: Found washed ashore. Triage WEIGHT: 3.3 kg (7.2 lbs). SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 30.3 cm. EXAM...