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Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle (Lepidochelys kempii)

Created: December 6th, 2016 - 11:34 AM
Last Modified: December 6th, 2016 - 11:34 AM
Entered by: Andrea Howlett
Record 267984
Country:
United States
State:
Massachusetts
County:
Barnstable County
Time:
2016-12-03 09:50:00
Qty:
1
Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
--
Method:
Visual encounter
Habitat:
Beach
Body Temperature:
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Air Temperature:
44.00F
Ground Temperature:
-----
Humidity:
60%
Sky Conditions:
Partly Cloudy
Moon Phase:
Waxing Crescent
Elevation:
-----
Barometric Pressure:
29.83 mmHg

Notes

NW Winds 23 mph with 32.2 mph gusts.
Found in conjunction with Massachusetts Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary's Sea Turtle Stranding Project.

Found with Mike Howlett and Bob Ferguson.

Turtle was transported to the New England Aquarium's turtle hospital for evaluation and rehabilitation.

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