Monty's Tracking Statistics
Species: Loggerhead sea turtle
Found Stranded: Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Release Date: May 19, 2022
Monty is a juvenile loggerhead sea turtle that was found stranded in Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts as a part of a cold stunning event. Monty was initially triaged at the New England Aquarium and was then flown in a private airplane to The Florida Aquarium for rehabilitation via Turtles Fly Too. After months of care, Monty was 44.7 cm in length and over 18 kg in weight. Monty was cleared for release, and was released with a satellite tag on May 19, 2022. Monty’s satellite transmitter was funded by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums Conservation Grants Fund.