A shell of a trip: Sea turtle flown from Florida to the Valley

MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — A large loggerhead sea turtle rehabilitated at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital was flown by private plane Sunday to live at a conservation facility in the Rio Grande Valley. The 230-pound female turtle took the nearly five-hour flight from the Middle Keys to South Padre Island, with the help of “Turtles … Continue reading A shell of a trip: Sea turtle flown from Florida to the Valley