First Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles Arrive on Cape Beaches

Survivors are sent to New England Aquarium for rehab...
A live, cold-stunned Kemp's Ridley turtle is examined at Brewster's Breakwater Beach. (Kim Novino photo)

From the Mass. Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary...

Our first cold-stunned sea turtles of the fall have been recovered!

This is our volunteer Tim O'Brien at Brewster's Breakwater Beach with the folks who found a live Kemp's ridley this morning: Seth Black, Brooke Mazzarella, Lena Flaherty, and Camryn Mazzarella. Thanks, folks!!

This turtle is heading now to the New England Aquarium for medical care and rehab! (photo by Kim Novino) welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on