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Green sea turtle Juanita

Name: Juanita

Species: Green

Date admitted: April 5, 2021

Stranding location: Patrick Space Force Base

Status: In treatment

Admission notes: This juvenile green sea turtle arrived on April 5 from Patrick Space Force Base, presenting with severe epibiota, emaciated and lethargic. Due to their thin body condition, we placed an e-tube shortly after intake to get nutrition into this sea turtle quickly. On April 17, Juanita began to eat Ulva algae!