Green (Chelonia mydas)

Age Class Juvenile
Gender Unknown
Date Stranded February 19, 2024
Location of Stranding Volusia County
Date of Arrival February 21, 2024
Number of Days of Care 49 days

Final Disposition



02/19/2024  Turtle was found washed up on the beach in Ormond Beach, Volusia County.

02/21/2024  Due to overcrowding of many of the sea turtle rehabilitation facilities on Florida's east coast, FWC made the decision to transfer some of the animals to Mote for rehabilitation.

04/10/2024  Bloomington, Pepperjack, Cheddar, Gouda, Jerry, Maple, and Fenway were released by Mote interns and staff at New Smyrna Beach!

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