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Shallow Hal

Shallow Hal

Intake: 11/29/2021

Species: Loggerhead

Weight: 157 lbs (71.4 kg)

Reason:  Boat strike/ Predator attack

Gender: Unknown


11/29/2021: Intake This subadult loggerhead was found in Little Palm Key. There is a propeller strike on it’s carapace and it is missing the front left flipper most likely due to a shark attack.

12/17/2021: Shallow Hal is doing better, and is in a shallow amount of water while recovery is happening.