Vision's Story

Vision was rescued from Deerfield Beach International Fishing Pier after being hooked by a fisherman. Vision had line entangled around his flippers and had a hook in his throat. 

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

 
Species:
Green Sea Turtle
Age: Juvenile (~3-5 yrs)

Location: Deerfield Beach, FL
Concern: Hook
Status: Released
Weight: 3.15 kg 6.94 lbs

Updates

2020-Jan-28 Affixed with acoustic transmitter and released in Boca Raton, FL.
2019-Dec-10 Hook was removed from throat. 
2019-Dec-09 Rescued from the Deerfield Beach Fishing Pier after being hooked by a fisherman.