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Aquarium rescues cold, lost sea turtles

Rare species found on Cape

Fifteen Kemp’s ridley sea turtles suffering from hypothermia were brought to the New England Aquarium’s new Animal Care Center in Quincy yesterday. The endangered species, ranging in age from 3 to 5, were collected from the Outer Cape. Fifteen Kemp’s ridley sea turtles suffering from hypothermia were brought to the New England Aquarium’s new Animal Care Center in Quincy yesterday. The endangered species, ranging in age from 3 to 5, were collected from the Outer Cape. (Yoon S. Byun/Globe Staff)
By Jeffrey Fish
Globe Correspondent / November 26, 2010

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The New England Aquarium hauled in ailing sea turtles on Cape Cod that were “facing imminent death due to hypothermia,’’ according to Tony LaCasse, aquarium spokesman. (Full article: 310 words)

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