Cold-Stunned Sea Turtle Recovered in Barnstable, MAv

New England Aquarium Photo
New England Aquarium Photo

The Cape Cod Times reports that the first cold-stunned sea turtle of the season, an endangered Kemp’s ridley washed up on Scudder Lane Beach in Barnstable early Monday afternoon.

The 4-pound turtle was recovered by the town’s shellfish warden on patrol near a shellfish area and taken to the New England Aquarium for treatment.

 

Read more about the first cold-stunned sea turtle of the season on Cape Cod.