The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.



Intake: 12/26/2021

Species: Green

Weight: 49 lbs (22.4 kg)

Reason:  Boat Strike

Gender: Unknown

12/26/21: This juvenile green turtle was rescued in Key Largo by a Dive Charter, the gentleman who picked it up and named it after his grandson.

1/31/2022: Nicko has had its shell stabilized, and is getting honey on the wound. 

4/14/22 Released from Sombrero Beach.