Clearwater Marine Aquarium: Satellite Tag Will Be Issued to Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Before Release

Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA), has rehabilitated a loggerhead sea turtle named ‘Ozzy’ and will be releasing her on Wednesday, September 9, after nearly two years of rehabilitation. The release will occur on Clearwater Beach behind the Sandpearl Resort at 10:45am. You are invited to attend the release on Clearwater Beach at Sandpearl Resort.  Please arrive by 10:30 am, September 9.  On November 23, 2013, Ozzy was found entangled in fishing line and rope from a crab trap in open water off of Pasco County. The entanglement caused a severe laceration and broken…