This is birdland! #Baltimore #Orioles #wewontstop #lovebird

Good morning, Baltimore! #Baltimore #littleitaly

Manatee party at Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge! #USFWS

Meet Sahara, an African Spur-Foot Tortoise, and petting zoo ambassador at @brevardzoo. #tortoise #animals #BrevardZoo

Gopher tortoise chilling in the dune. #florida #wildlife #animals

Mom and calf manatees at Merritt Island NWR today. What a sight!

Good Morning from Little Torch Key. Excited to tour the Key Deer National Wildlife Refuge today.

I might be a marine biologist, but I love goats, so I’m just gonna leave this winner here. #goats #zoo #AnimalKingdom

Our rehab turtles celebrated Purple Friday with some Ravens themed enrichment. Can you spot Blade in the photo? #purplefriday #ravens #nationalaquarium #animalrescue

nationalaquarium:

Turtle Tuesday: After months filled with surgeries, physical therapy and lots of TLC, we’re happy to report that our sea turtle patient Blade is ready for release! 

Click here to learn more about Blade’s story and our Animal Rescue program. 

Here’s the full update on Blade - we’re happy the announce that we’re currently planning his release!