Video: Coast Guard rescues injured sea turtle
Video by 94th Airlift Wing
NEW YORK – Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Fire Island rescue a severely injured 3-foot Loggerhead Sea Turtle in Fire Island Inlet, July 10, 2014. The boatcrew recovered the turtle and transported it back to the station and put it in a small wading pool before it was transferred to the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation. U.S. Coast Guard video by Seaman Owen Rosenthal.