Gaston was rescued from Canaveral National Seashore in New Smyrna Beach, FL. Gaston was found washed ashore with fibropapilloma tumors near her front and rear flippers.
Species: Green Sea Turtle
Age: Juvenile (~3-5 yrs)
Location: New Smyrna Beach, FL
Weight: 3.65 kg 8.03 lbs
|2021-Mar-09||Transferred to Gumbo Limbo Nature Center to continue rehabilitation.|
|2021-Mar-08||Rescued from New Smyrna Beach and brought to Volusia County Marine Science Center. Begin supportive medications and completed diagnostics bloodwork and radiographs.|