Cold Stunned Atlantic Green Sea Turtles Rescued
POSTED: Monday, January 11, 2010 - 6:20pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:35am
64 Survive; 40 Dead
104 Atlantic Green Sea Turtles washed up on the shores of South Padre Island Sunday "cold stunned" from the below 50-degree water temperature caused by the recent cold front. 64 of those turtles survived and will be released back into the wild after rehabilitation; 40 of the sea turtles died.