The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.

Double Release

August 27, 2008

Two sub adult Loggerhead Sea Turtles were released just North of the Seven Mile Bridge in Marathon. Pearl had been rescued in June 2008, floating due to an intestinal impaction. Cudjoe was rescued in May 2008, floating due to an infection.


Transported in a kiddy pool, by boat


Staff easing them back into the water


And with a splash, home again

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