Coast Guard Auxiliary rescues endangered, cold-stunned turtles from Cape Cod shores

Coast Guard Auxiliary rescues endangered, cold-stunned turtles from Cape Cod shores
A recently rescued Kemp’s ridley turtle swims in a tank before being taken out and flown to Florida Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ross Ruddell) Boston – Kemp’s Ridley turtles come up to northeast waters in summer and become trapped in the elbow of the Cape’s arm as water cools in the fall. These cold-blooded reptiles experience a...