Ultron's Story

Ultron was rescued from the Intracoastal waterway in Deerfield Beach, FL with a boat strike injury to his carapace. Ultron is receiving care and recovering.  

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

Green Sea Turtle
Age: Juvenile (~1-3 yrs)

Location: Deerfield Beach, FL
Concern: Boat Strike
Status: Released

Weight: 1.9 kg 4.2 lbs


2020-Feb-27 Public release held at Spanish River Park in Boca Raton, Florida.
2020-Feb-11 Cleared for release by veterinarian.
2020-Jan-21 Continue laser and honey treatments.
2020-Jan-14 Finished course of medications.
2019-Dec-17 Routine wound debridement. Continue laser and honey treatments.
2019-Nov-26 Wounds cleaned and started on antibiotics. Begin MLS laser therapy and honey application daily.
2019-Nov-24 Rescued from Deerfield Beach, FL with an old boat strike injury to carapace.