Species: Loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta)
Arrival Date: July 2, 2020
Stranding Location: Riviera Beach, FL
Initial Weight: 40 lbs.
Current Weight: 40 lbs.
Issue: Mild GI impaction
Jamie was found swimming abnormally by divers off of Riviera Beach. After intake and evaluation, the turtle has been deemed healthy and will be released shortly.
This turtle is progressing well and responding to therapy as desired.
There is a minor issue that we are working to resolve.
More details to follow.