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CHEYENNE
GREEN

Chelonia midas

Juvenile

  ADMIT
SEPT 9, 2003
Released June 2, 2004
Weight    3.6 kg    7.1 kg
SCL:  28.5 cm  36.9 cm
SCW:  23.8 cm  31.4 cm

RE-ADMIT
June 4, 2004
Re-Released
June 8, 2005



THE STRANDING Caught in a net in Masonboro Sound near Wrightville Beach, NC. 
THE TREATMENT The turtle was started on Fortaz to fight infection and the wounds, consistant with a boat strike, were cleaned.
NOV 2003
June 2, 2004 Healed and healthy, this little green is released with 10 others.
June 4, 2004 Observed seeming to struggle in the surf, first on the night of release and then again the next day, Cheyenne is returned to rehab.  She is now enjoying  a larger tank and the outdoor area available during warm summer months.
SEPT, 2004 Flipper trouble keeps Cheyenne in rehab for the winter.

Left Flipper

Right Flipper