Preparing for a turtle release

Published June 18, 2010

Tomorrow morning at 11, the National Aquarium's Animal Rescue team will be releasing three rare Kemp's ridley sea turtles from Point Lookout State Park. These turtles have been in rehab since December, after stranding due to cold-stunning. You can track one of them, named Marshall, via satellite tracking, as they return to the sea. You can also watch a video of these turtles being rehabilitated:
Previous Post

Featured Stories

WeGo at the National Aquarium WeGo: Bringing the Aquarium to Critically Ill Children

A pilot program at the National Aquarium brings the wonder of the world’s aquatic treasures directly to children in local hospitals.

Read the full story

Octopus eye Octopuses: Extraordinary Eyesight

To celebrate World Octopus Day, learn more about the octopus’s remarkable eyesight!

Read the full story

Related Stories