Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Story

Ruth Bader Ginsburg was rescued from Fort Lauderdale, FL. She was flound floating and lethargic. 

Close up of a green sea turtle in a rehabilitation tank.

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

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

Weight: 2.95 kg 6.50 lbs


2021-Jun-08 Released in Boca Raton, FL.
2021-Jun-06 Cleared for release.
2021-May-31 Discontinue supportive medications.
2021-May-27 In full tank. Active and eating well.
2021-May-20 Eating well. Continue supportive medications.
2021-May-17 Rescued from Fort Lauderdale Intracoastal and brought to Gumbo Limbo Nature Center. Begin supportive medications and completed diagnostics bloodwork and radiographs.