Focus On South Florida: The Turtle HospitalThis week, we take you inside the Turtle Hospital in Marathon, where some special people are saving one of Florida’s most precious creatures.
22 Malnourished Sea Turtles Transferred To Florida Keys Turtle HospitalTwenty-two stranded juvenile green sea turtles, several encrusted with barnacles, indicating severe malnourishment, have arrived at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital from two Central Florida facilities for rehabilitation.
Sen. Rubio Helps Release Rehabbed Sea Turtle In KeysSenator Marco Rubio helped release a rehabilitated sea turtle back to ocean waters off Marathon Friday alongside animal care specialists from the Keys-based Turtle Hospital.
32 Cold Sea Turtles Flown To Florida Keys To Warm UpThirty-two critically endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtles that were rescued off Cape Cod were flown by private plane Tuesday from Quincy, Massachusetts, to the subtropical Florida Keys, where they will convalesce at Marathon's Turtle Hospital.
Officials: Two-Foot Eel Tried To Eat Its Way Out From Bowels Of Loggerhead Sea TurtleA loggerhead sea turtle is recovering at the Turtle Hospital in the Florida Keys after it consumed a two-foot eel.
Rehabilitated Green Sea Turtle Joins Tour de TurtlesA green sea turtle, rehabilitated at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital after being entangled in fishing gear, was fitted with a satellite tracking transmitter and released off a Florida Keys beach Friday.
On World Turtle Day, Loggerhead Sea Turtle Released Off Florida KeysIn celebration of World Turtle Day, "Big Don", a 200-pound loggerhead sea turtle, was released Tuesday after recovering from injuries.
Loggerhead Sea Turtle Released Off Florida KeysJean, a 175-pound sub-adult sea turtle, was released off the Florida Keys Friday.
Sea Turtles Rescued Off Cape Cod Brought To Keys For RehabSea Turtles Rescued Off Cape Cod Brought To Keys For Rehab
Loggerhead Sea Turtle Returns Home For Holidays Off Florida KeysA sub-adult loggerhead sea turtle is home for the holidays, returned to the ocean Christmas Eve off Marathon's Sombrero Beach in the Florida Keys.
Rehabbed Turtle Released In Florida Keys With SAT Tracker To Join RaceA green sea turtle, rehabilitated at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital after being entangled in fishing gear, was fitted with a satellite tracking transmitter and released from a Florida Keys beach Friday.
Large Loggerhead Sea Turtle To Undergo Rehab At Key West AquariumA 200-pound loggerhead sea turtle arrived at the Key West Aquarium Wednesday to get some much needed care with the hopes that it can eventually be released back into the wild.
Rehabbed Turtle Outfitted With GPS & ReleasedAfter spending four months healing at Marathon's famed Turtle Hospital, a loggerhead turtle was outfitted with a satellite-tracking transmitter and released.
Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Named After Pop Singer Released Off Florida KeysA rehabilitated sea turtle named after pop singer Miley Cyrus was released off the Florida Keys Saturday.
Endangered Turtles On The Way To Keys Turtle HospitalA special delivery is on its way to the Turtle Hospital in Marathon. The facility was one of five marine convalescence centers in the state chose to receive a portion of 193 cold-stunned endangered Kemps Ridley sea turtles set to arrive in Orlando late Tuesday afternoon.