First cold-stunned turtles of the season arrive for treatment at aquarium’s STAR Center

The first sea turtle patients affected by cold-stunning have arrived at the Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation (STAR) Center at the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island. As of Friday, five new patients – four greens and one Kemp’s Ridley – were being treated at the sea turtle hospital. “Cold-stunning is caused when water temperatures … Continue reading First cold-stunned turtles of the season arrive for treatment at aquarium’s STAR Center