Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Donkey Kong

DONKEY KONG Juvenile, Kemp’s Ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) Patient Status: Released on August 9, 2018. Date Found: June 13, 2018. Location Found: Clearwater Beach. Reason for Rescue: Fishing line was wrapped around the right front flipper. TRIAGE WEIGHT: 1.07 kg...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Juliana

JULIANA Juvenile, Kemp’s ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) Patient Status: Released on May 9. Date Found: March 3, 2018. Location Found: Unknown location. Reason for Rescue: Fishing line and hook ingestion. TRIAGE WEIGHT: 2.3 kg (5.06 lbs) SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Marigold

MARIGOLD Juvenile, Kemp’s ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) Patient Status: Released on April 17, 2018. Date Found: October 30, 2017 Location Found: Cotee River, Pasco County, FL Reason for Rescue: Boat strike TRIAGE: WEIGHT: 7.8 kg (17.2 lbs) SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE...