Sea Turtle Rescue Program

Kingsbury

Kemp’s ridley (Lepidochelys kempii)
Stranding Location: Kingsbury Beach, Eastham, MA

Arrival Date: 11/20/2014

Age: Juvenile

Weight: 1.5 kg (~3 lb.)
Case History
Kingsbury is one of fifteen sea turtles transferred from the New England Aquarium (NEAq) to the South Carolina Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital on November 20, 2014. This Kemp’s ridley was one of more than a thousand sea turtles afflicted with severe hypothermia and recovered (alive or dead) from the beaches and nearshore waters of Massachusetts during an unprecedented […]

Eagle

Kemp’s ridley (Lepidochelys kempii)
Stranding Location: Massachusetts

Arrival Date: 11/20/2014

Age: Juvenile

Weight: 3.0 kg (~7 lb.)
Case History
Eagle is one of fifteen sea turtles transferred from the New England Aquarium (NEAq) to the South Carolina Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital on November 20, 2014. This Kemp’s ridley was one of more than a thousand sea turtles afflicted with severe hypothermia and recovered (alive or dead) from the beaches and nearshore waters of Massachusetts during an unprecedented cold-stunning event in […]

Teeter

Kemp’s ridley (Lepidochelys kempii)
Stranding Location: Eastham, MA

Arrival Date: 11/20/2014

Age: Juvenile

Weight: 1.6 kg (~3 lb.)
Case History
Teeter is one of fifteen sea turtles transferred from the New England Aquarium (NEAq) to the South Carolina Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital on November 20, 2014. This Kemp’s ridley was one of more than a thousand sea turtles afflicted with severe hypothermia and recovered (alive or dead) from the beaches and nearshore waters of Massachusetts during an unprecedented cold-stunning event […]

Dorminy

Kemp’s ridley (Lepidochelys kempii)
Stranding Location: Dukes County, MA

Arrival Date: 11/20/2014

Age: Juvenile

Weight: 3.5 kg (~8 lb.)
Case History
Dorminy is one of fifteen sea turtles transferred from the New England Aquarium (NEAq) to the South Carolina Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital on November 20, 2014. This Kemp’s ridley was one of more than a thousand sea turtles afflicted with severe hypothermia and recovered (alive or dead) from the beaches and nearshore waters of Massachusetts during an unprecedented cold-stunning […]

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