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Adopt Big Chase (Tracking)

$40.00

Species: Caretta caretta (Loggerhead Sea Turtle)

Arrival Date: March 13, 2021
Stranding Location: Jensen Beach, FL

Initial Weight: 180.84 lbs.

Issue: Intestinal Impaction - Chronic Debilitation

Release Date: July 14, 2021

Big Chase is an adult male loggerhead turtle that was found by biologists with Inwater Research Group at FPL’s St. Lucie site on March 13, 2021. The turtle came to Loggerhead Marinelife Center underweight. Radiographs revealed the turtle had intestinal impaction of crab shells and large barnacles. He was treated for debilitation and anemia and was medically cleared for release after four months of rehabilitation. Big Chase was outfitted with a satellite transmitter so biologists can track his progress post-rehabilitation.  

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Adopt Big Chase (Tracking)

Your adoption directly benefits the continued care and treatment of our sick and injured sea turtles. It helps provide the food, medication, hospital care and tank maintenance critical to their health. 

Package Breakdown:

$40 Basic Package

  • A personalized adoption certificate
  • Subscription to our monthly enewsletter
  • Educational materials
  • 4 x 6 glossy photo
  • LMC wood sticker

$65 Enhanced Package

  • A personalized adoption certificate
  • Subscription to our monthly enewsletter
  • Educational materials
  • 4 x 6 glossy photo
  • LMC wood sticker
  • Plush sea turtle
  • LMC reusable bag

$100 Deluxe Package

  • A personalized adoption certificate
  • Subscription to our monthly enewsletter
  • Educational materials
  • 5 x 7 glossy photo in custom frame
  • LMC wood sticker
  • Plush sea turtle
  • LMC reusable bag
  • Reusable straw
  • LMC designer hat

$250 Giant Sea Turtle Package

  • A personalized adoption certificate
  • Subscription to our monthly enewsletter
  • Educational materials
  • 5 x 7 glossy photo in custom frame
  • LMC wood sticker
  • Plush sea turtle
  • LMC reusable bag
  • Reusable straw
  • LMC designer hat

$50 Classroom Adoption

  • A personalized certificate
  • 4 x 6 glossy photo
  • Sustainable seafood card
  • Educational materials
  • Ocean ambassadors Door Hanger
  • 24 x LMC branded pencils
  • 24 x paper straws
  • Please note, maximum of 24 students per adoption

 

 $65 Realtor® Adoption

  • A personalized adoption certificate
  • Educational materials
  • 4 x 6 glossy photo
  • LMC wood sticker
  • LMC reusable bag
  • Sea turtle key chain
  • Letter from Realtor® (optional)
  • Send letter to adopt@marinelife.org with order number as subject
 


For questions, please email: adopt@marinelife.org