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Injured baby sea turtles returned to the gulf

Three Loggerhead sea turtles are now free in the gulf after being rehabilitated at the Gulfarium in Destin.

The three little ones were released yesterday.
The turtles were brought to the Gulfarium last fall.
Two washed up near Gulf Island National Seashore with injuries to their flippers.

The other was rescued after his nest was destroyed by Hurricane Isaac.
Staff with the Gulfarium's sea turtle CARE program treated their injuries during the winter and spring, and say the little hatchlings can now dive and find food on their own.