Sea Turtle Rescue on Cape Cod

A Kemp's ridley turtle like this one came ashore on Kingsbury Beach in Eastham. Photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons (2006)

Cape Cod Online: A cold-stunned sea turtle washed ashore Saturday in Eastham on Cape Cod, the first of the season.

The Kemp’s ridley turtle, weighing about 5 pounds, was found alive but lethargic at Kingsbury Beach in Eastham, according to Mass Audubon’s Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary. It was taken to the New England Aquarium in Boston.

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