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Species: Green Turtle
Life Stage: Juvenile
Release Date: 2017-06-24 08:00:00
Release Location: Mabul Island, Sabah, Malaysia
Last Location: 2017-10-17 00:27:31
Trasher was delivered to Scuba Junkie’s Mabul Turtle Rehabilitation Centre in a weak and unresponsive state, but slowly recovered following 10-day course of treatment supervised by Sabah Wildlife Departments’ Wildlife Rescue Unit (WRU) veterinarians. After getting a final check-up Trasher was released on 24th June sporting a satellite transmitter to provide government officials, marine biologists and conservationists with an insight into the behavior and movements of rehabilitated turtles. Good luck Trasher!