Stomps Rescue Turtle

juvenile Hawksbill turtle (RB.EI.022), admitted ??, One Palm Island, Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives

 

Weight / length: 6.5kg / 40.1cm (on admission);

Stomps a juvenile Hawksbill turtle, was sadly hit by a boat whilst entangled in a ghost fishing net, causing loss of her rear right and front right flippers. She is receiving daily wound care, antibiotics and fluids to aid recovery, and is otherwise quite active in her recovery pool.

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