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Pawley

Loggerhead (Caretta caretta)
Stranding Location: Pawley’s Island, SC

Arrival Date: 06/08/2015

Age: Juvenile

Weight: 14.1 kg (~31 lb.)
Case History
In an odd turn of events, two loggerhead sea turtles stranded on Pawleys Island on the morning of June 8th. This small juvenile turtle was found on the south end by Mary Schneider, a nesting beach patrol volunteer walking the beach looking for sea turtle nests laid the night before. Jeff McClary, a permitted sea turtle transporter and co-founder of […]

Midway

Loggerhead (Caretta caretta)
Stranding Location: Pawley’s Island, SC

Arrival Date: 06/08/2015

Age: Juvenile

Weight: 42.42 kg (~94 lb.)
Case History
Jeff McClary, co-founder of the non-profit organization S.C.U.T.E. (South Carolina United Turtle Enthusiasts) that engages volunteers in sea turtle nest monitoring activities, helped rescue this stranded juvenile loggerhead from a sand bar at the south end of Pawleys Island. Rescuers recognized that this animal (named Midway) was weak, had marine leeches hanging from both corners of the mouth, and was […]

Dewey

Loggerhead (Caretta caretta)
Stranding Location: In-Water Capture off Capers Inlet, SC

Arrival Date: 06/05/2015

Age: Juvenile

Weight: 32.0 kg (~71 lb.)
Case History
The SC Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) In-Water Sea Turtle Research team captured their second debilitated loggerhead this year, named “Dewey,” on June 5th. (The first turtle, Botany, is still undergoing treatment in our sea turtle hospital.) This SCDNR research team monitors the health and status of local sea turtle populations by using shrimp boats outfitted as […]

Shrimp Lettuce Wraps by SALT at Station 22

Ingredients

1 pound peeled and deveined shrimp tail off
1 head Bibb lettuce

1 small green pepper

1 small yellow pepper

1 small green pepper

½ small red onion

1 medium vine ripe tomato

1 lime

½ T. jerk paste

¼ Cup Honey

½ cup olive oil

hot sauce to taste

salt and pepper to taste

Old Bay Broth

½ gallon water

¼ cup Old Bay

1 lemon cut in half and juiced

Procedure

In medium pot combine the shrimp and Old Bay Broth. Place over medium high heat. Stir the shrimp to […]

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