Species: Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas)
Transferred patient (CM23-12)
Arrival Date: February 16, 2023
Stranding Location: Unknown
Admission Weight: 88.44 lbs.
Current Weight: 98.25 lbs.
Initial Condition: Healed boat strike
Cuyahoga is a subadult green that was found floating with a healed boat strike. Currently needs work on diving in the deep tank. Had a weight to counteract the floating, but no longer appears to need it.
Patient requires continued treatment but is progressing well.
Minor adjustments have been made to the patient's treatment.
Patient is off all medications.
4/28/2023 - Cuyahoga was successfully released by boat last week.
4/21/2023 - Cuyahoga has been cleared for release. Release is scheduled for Monday, weather permitting.
4/7/2023 - Cuyahoga will be released by boat when the seas calm, since she has restranded in the past.
3/31/2023 - Cuyahoga has been cleared for release.
3/24/2023 - Currently needs work on diving in the deep tank. Had a weight to counteract the floating, but no longer appears to need it.
3/17/2023 - New patient.