Rehabbed Sea Turtle To Be Released By Marine Science Center

By on July 12, 2016 in WNDB News

Dublin-Green Sea Turtle Closeup

Ponce Inlet, FL-The Marine Science Center has completed another successful rehabilitation and
A juvenile green sea turtle will be released Wednesday after four months of rehabilitation at the Marine Science Center.

Staff plans to release Dublin at 11 a.m. today at the Beach Street ramp in Ponce Inlet.

Dublin was found by biologists just inside the Ponce de Leon Inlet in bad shape. After a successful medical treatment plan, he has made a full recovery gaining close to 2.2 pounds. He now weighs 8.8 pounds.

The Marine Science Center is open to the public at 100 Lighthouse Drive, Ponce Inlet For information, visit or call 386-304-5545.

Dublin when he was found.

Dublin-Green Sea Turtle When Rescued on 3-15-16

Dublin today.

Dublin-Green Sea Turtle Released 7-13-16

(Photos courtesy of Marine Science Center)

Copyright Southern Stone Communications 2016.


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