Reason for Stranding
-9.4 lb non-FP green
-rescued by a boater in the channel close to the Boca Chica jetties area, observed turtle struggling in the water
entangled in both monofilament and braided line around right front flipper, treble hook was embedded and there are two separate holes from the hook, one of the holes is very deep and I flushed out a lot of debris
Ways to help Zelda's Recovery
One of the three primary missions at Sea Turtle, Inc. is rehabilitation. We work hard to rescue and return every sea turtle back to the wild. Proceeds from this adoption will go directly to purchase needed medical supplies, veterinary exams, x-rays, food and general care for our rehab turtles.
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