MIAMI (CBSMiami) – An injured turtle is getting a second chance thanks to a local wildlife center.

The turtle is learning to use her sea legs again.

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One of her flippers got caught in a fishing line and had to be amputated.

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CBS4 Photojournalist Ralph Murciano visited the South Florida Wildlife Center to see how the injured turtle is recovering.

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He filed a photo essay, which can be seen at the top of this page.