juvenile Olive Ridley turtle (RB.LO.172), admitted 9 April 2019, Landaa Giraavaru, Baa Atoll, Maldives
Weight / Length: 4.3kg / 31.5cm (on admission);
Chrissi was found floating on the ocean surface entangled in a plastic bag, by fellow staff at Landaa Giraavaru.
Both front flippers had deep wounds, with a very bad swelling of the left front flipper. As she needed an operation, she was transferred to the ORP on 10 April for specialised veterinary care.