Xavier's Story

Xavier was rescued from Deerfield Beach International Fishing Pier after being hooked by a fisherman. Xavier had a minor hook injury in his front left flipper, but overall good body condition. 

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: 7.15 kg 15.76 lbs

Updates

2020-Jan-28 Affixed with acoustic transmitter and released in Boca Raton, FL.
2019-Dec-24 Rescued from the Deerfield Beach Fishing Pier after being hooked by a fisherman. Hook removed at pier.