Ali Jappo

Meet Ali Jappo

Ali Jappo is a 55 cm juvenile female Hawksbill Turtle who was found with a longline fishing hook in her neck by Amilla Fushi resort.

Intake Date: 20 February 2017
Length: 60 cm
Weight: 17 kg
Release Date: 3 March 2017

Ali Jappo (HK2295) was first photographed by Lauren Arthur of Amilla Fushi, on 23 October 2015.
 On the 20 February 2017, she was found with a longline fishing hook in her neck, also by Amilla Fushi. Ali Jappo was transported to Eydafushi for x-rays and the next day she had a successful operation to remove the hook.
 She recovered after a course of antibiotics and was successfully released on 3 March 2017, near her home reef, Baa Dhonfanu.