|Date Stranded||December 13, 2016|
|Location of Stranding||Fisher Beach, Barnstable County, MA|
|Date of Arrival||January 2, 2017|
|Number of Days of Care||36 days|
12/13/2016 Turtle was one of hundreds found stranded and cold-stunned and taken to New England Aquarium for treatment.
01/02/2017 Fisher was flown to Sarasota in a private plane and transported to Mote. Animal is very active. Was placed in a rehab. tank at low water level.
01/05/2017 Fisher is actively foraging all food offered. Water depth was increased.
01/27/2017 Fisher continues to improve. Animal is very active, strong, and continues to forage all food offered.
02/06/2017 Fisher has been medically cleared for release.
02/10/2017 Fisher was released on the East Coast of Florida by FWC
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