Rescue at Kokomo

Friday 20th of october STCC got an emergency call from the captain of the boat La Menta Boat trips. They picked up a turtle in open water entangled in fishinglines and infected with FP tumors. They were on their way to Kokomo beach. A STCC rescue team was formed and the turtle was handed over. After a quik examination the turtle was brought to the vet for further examination. Thanks to Kokomo beach Curacao , Soul Divers La Menta Boat Trips , and other volunteers for their help.

Here is the video: credits to Kelly Fitzgerald

If you want to help us with the treatment of this and other turtles please scan the QR on the last photo where you can donate.
This turtle is nr 147 this year. We keep you posted how this greenturtle is recovering in the future.