Rare Hybrid Sea Turtle Released In Florida Keys To Join Tour de Turtles RaceA rare hybrid hawksbill-green sea turtle, rehabilitated at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital, was fitted with a satellite-tracking transmitter and released from a beach Friday to join the Tour de Turtles.
FAU, Coast Guard Team Up To Release Baby Sea Turtles Amid COVID-19 Beach, Boating ShutdownsWhen it was time to release three baby sea turtles into the Atlantic Ocean, marine biologists from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton had to get creative. They teamed up with the Coast Guard because of restrictions related to the coronavirus pandemic.
Rehabbed Olive Ridley Sea Turtle Released Off Key WestA non-native, juvenile olive ridley sea turtle, one of only six ever documented in Florida waters, was released Thursday off Key West’s Higgs Beach by rehabilitation experts from the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital.
Turtle That Swallowed Fishing Line Released In OceanA sea turtle that underwent surgery to remove more than 4 feet of fishing line she had swallowed has been released in the Atlantic Ocean off South Carolina's coast.
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.
Rehabbed Green Sea Turtle Returned To The SeaWhile he didn't exactly run like a 'bat out of hell," a rehabbed turtle nicknamed Meat Loaf did make a bee line for the water when he was released back into the wild on Tuesday.
Gov. Scott Attends Turtle Release In Key BiscayneGov. Rick Scott was in Key Biscayne on Monday for the release of endangered turtles.
Gov. Scott Releases Mended Sea Turtle Off KeysFlorida Gov. Rick Scott has released a recovered green sea turtle off the Florida Keys Tuesday afternoon.
Rehabbed Sea Turtle Released Off IslamoradaAfter six weeks of rehab at Marathon’s Turtle Hospital, an adolescent sea turtle was returned to its home on Sunday.