Gigi, the blind loggerhead sea turtle that permanently resides at the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center (NBSTCC), has not been home in 15 days. Her three-foot-deep tank stands still and empty.
That’s because Gigi is sick.
She is undergoing treatment for pneumonia at Gulf World Marine Institute in Panama City Beach. Gulf World is a nonprofit long-term marine animal rehabilitation facility equipped to provide advanced medical care for sea turtles.
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