Zanetti's Story

Zanetti was rescued from Jupiter Beach. She was found washed ashore entangled in a net attached to large amounts of sea weed. Zanetti was extremely weak and emaciated. 

Close up of a green sea turtle entangled in a net.

Age: Juvenile (~1 yr)

Location: Jupiter Beach, FL
Concern: Washback

Status: Recovering

Weight: 0.92 kg 2.02 lbs


2021-Dec-22 Active and eating well.
2021-Dec-17 Starting to eat. In shallow water.
2021-Dec-16 Rescued and brought to Loggerhead Marinelife Center for emergancy care. Begin supportive medications and performed diagnosic radiographs. Net removed and transferred to Gumbo Limbo Nature Center to continue treatment.