Construction Hatchlings Rescue Turtle

Green Turtle Hatchlings, nest #N044, admitted 20 November 2020

 


CM.161 – Dexter – 6.5cm/50g (admission);
CM.162 – Speedy – 6.6cm/51g (admission);
CM.163 – Wiiss  – 6.8cm/54g (admission);
CM.164 – Taz    – 6.6cm/54g (admission);
CM.165 – Tom    – 6.4cm/44g (admission);
CM.166 – Jerry  – 6.5cm/48g (admission);
CM.167 – Eddie  – 6.5cm/49g (admission);
CM.168 – Lucy   – 6.5cm/48g (admission);

These small Green turtle hatchlings were found on 20 November at a construction site, and sent to our turtle rescue centre for treatment. A total of 55 hatchlings were found to be healthy and strong, and these were released.
8 of the hatchlings were admitted for treatments, suffering from bodily deformations and eye infections.

Green turtle hatchlings treatment centre Maldives
Green turtle hatchlings treatment centre Maldives
Green turtle hatchlings treatment centre Maldives
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