Flounder's Story

Flounder was rescued from Vilano Beach in St. Augustine, FL. Flounder was found floating and extremely lethargic with a heavy load of barnacles.

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

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

Location: St. Augustine, FL
Concern: Lethargic
Status: Critical

Weight: 3.60 kg 7.90 lbs

Updates

   
2021-Mar-09 Transferred to Gumbo Limbo Nature Center to continue rehabilitation.
2021-Mar-07 Rescued from Vilano Beach and brought to Sea Turtle Hospital at Whitney Lab. Begin supportive medications and completed diagnostics bloodwork and radiographs.