Ulysses's Story

Ulysses was rescued by the Broward County Sea Turtle Conservation program in Fort Lauderdale, FL exhibiting lethargic behavior. Due to extreme bodily weakness, a protozoa infection was suspected and treated for.

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: Protozoa Infection
Status: Deceased

Weight: 3.45 kg 7.6 lbs

Updates

2020-May-7 Ulysses succumbed to her illness and passed away.
2020-May-6 Began supportive medications and treatment for protozoa infection.
2020-May-6 Rescued from Fort Lauderdale, FL due to lethargic behavior.