Posts Tagged "sea turtle conservation"

Shark Attack Victim

On January 20th, a juvenile green turtle stranded on Walton Rocks on Hutchinson Island. Upon inspection of the turtle,  it had severe wounds most likely resulting from a shark attack. Inwater Research Group biologists retrieved the injured turtle and took it to the Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno for rehabilitation.  Rehabilitation staff were able to stabilize the animal and it is currently undergoing treatment. You can check on the status of this turtle, named Eliza, here.

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