Krypto's Story

Krypto was found on the beach in Brevard County, Florida, after being washed up on the shore from rough surf. Krypto was treated by the Brevard Zoo and transferred to Gumbo Limbo Nature Center to be released offshore by boat in the Gulf Stream.  

Close up of a loggerhead sea turtle laying on a treatment table.

 
Species:
  Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Age: Juvenile (~0-1 year)

Location: Brevard County, FL
Concern: Lethargic
Status: Released

Weight: 0.124 kg  0.310 lbs

Updates

2019-Oct-16 Released offshore in the Gulf Stream.
2019-Oct-15 Transferred to Gumbo Limbo for offshore release.
2019-Oct-06 Rescued by Brevard Zoo.