Loggerhead Sea Turtle Release – Theodore

THEODORE Juvenile, Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) RELEASED: April 5, 2017 In early December 2016, a mass cold stun event occurred off the coast of Massachusetts, and many Loggerhead and Kemp’s ridley sea turtles were rescued by the New England Aquarium. Sea turtles are...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Theodore

THEODORE Juvenile, Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) Patient Status: Released April 5, 2017 Date Found: December 11, 2016 Location Found: Dennis, Barnstable County, MA Reason for Rescue: Cold stun TRIAGE WEIGHT: 14.5 kg SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 45.9 cm EXAM...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Simon

SIMON Juvenile, Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) Patient Status: Released May 18, 2017 Date Found: December 11, 2016 Location Found: Dennis, Barnstable County, MA Reason for Rescue: Cold stun TRIAGE WEIGHT: 29.4 kg SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 58.2 cm EXAM FINDINGS:...

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Alvin

ALVIN Sub-Adult, Loggerhead (Caretta caretta) Patient Status: Released May 18, 2017 Date Found: December 10, 2016 Location Found: Eastham, Barnstable County, MA Reason for Rescue: Cold stun TRIAGE WEIGHT:  43.5 kg SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH):  68.3 cm EXAM...