Honeybee's Story

Honeybee was rescued from Fort Lauderdale, FL at the FPL Port Everglades Power Plant. She appeared lethargic and had multiple large barnacles on her carapace due to inactivity. 

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

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

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Concern: Lethargic
Status: Released

Weight: 2.8 kg 6.2 lbs

Updates

2020-Mar-20 Released by Broward County Sea Turtle Conservation Program.
2020-Mar-10 Active and eating well. Expected to make a full recovery.
2020-Feb-25 Rescued from Fort Lauderdale, FL due to lethargic behavior.